Unblock Youtube in China

Today there are several billions of Internet users and China has the most Internet users in the world now. Despite this Chinese Internet censorship is one of the strongest in the whole world.

Thousands of websites and services are blocked in China today. Youtube, Facebook, Google, Gmail,  and many others sites are not available in the country. Read below and you find out what websites are blocked in China.

The restrictions are mainly based on IP Address, so if you can hide your IP address you can easily access blocked sites and avoid censorship in China.

The most popular tools to bypass Chinese geo restrictions are:

The most popular are:

  1. VPN service
  2. Proxy
  3. TOR browser.

We will consider how to unblock Youtube in China with VPN because this is the most reliable solution that is easy in use, safe and private.

How to Use Youtube in China

To use Youtube in China you need:

  1. Get VPN
  2. Setup vpn connection
  3. Open Youtube and enjoy millions of videos.

It is easy to setup vpn connection in your devices.

You can see complete vpn setup instructions here.

Setup VPN Instructions

How to unblock Youtube in China on iPhone

To watch Youtube in China on your iOS device (iPad or iPhone) you need to do the next:

  1. Get your VPN account data
  2. Setup Open VPN or L2TP vpn
  3. Use Youtube without any restrictions.

Sahrzad OpenVPN setup Guides for iPhone, iPad, iPad mini

1. Setup OpenVPN Connect application from AppStore on your iOS device.

2. We send you configuration file *.ovpn (file name can be different depending on the server location)
You can find it in the attachment to the letter that we send you.

Please open it on your iOS device in Mail app and select Open it in OpenVPN.
Very important to open config file exactly in Mail app. Otherwise it can’t be opened by OpenVPN application.
setup openvpn in iPhone/iPad, step 1

3. Click + in the right bottom corner. The next window should appear
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4. Enter ‘UserID’ and ‘Password’. ‘UserID’ is your VPN username. Tick ‘Save’ and switch ‘Connection’ to ON.
setup openvpn in iPhone/iPad, step 3


Sahrzad VPN setup Guides for iOS 10

To make a new vpn connection in your iOS device you need to do the next:

1. Go to Settings > General > VPN
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2. Click Add VPN Configuration. Select L2TP VPN and click Back

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3. Input you VPN account data – server, account and password. You get these data from Sahrzad service in the e-mail after ordering vpn. Fill the Secret field – secret (small letters)

Please note:Server address must be exactly as in your account data (without http://, www or any other symbols)

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4. Tap Done to save the settings.

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Once you have created vpn connection you can switch it on and off on the main settings screen.


Below you can see the list of sites which are restricted in the country due to Chinese censorship.

Sites and Services Blocked in China

Search Websites Banned in China

Website URL
Google google.com
Un Encrypted encrypted.google.com
Google APIs *.googleapis.com
Google Japan google.co.jp
Technorati www.technorati.com
DuckDuckGo duckduckgo.com

Email Service Blocked in China

Website URL
Google Mail mail.google.com

Social Networks Restricted in China

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Website URL
Google Plus plus.google.com
Facebook www.facebook.com
Twitter twitter.com
Instagram instagram.com
XING www.xing.com
Emma Plurkett www.plurk.com
Twister (software) twister.net.co
Badoo badoo.com
Gab.ai www.gab.ai

Adult Sites Banned in China

Website URL
XVideos www.xvideos.com
xHamster www.xhamster.com
Pornhub www.pornhub.com
hardsextube www.hardsextube.com
drtuber www.drtuber.com

Audio Website Banned in China

Website URL
SoundCloud www.soundcloud.com

Maps Service Banned in China

Website URL
Google Maps maps.google.com

News Sites Banned in China

Website URL
Le Monde www.lemonde.fr
Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation www.nrk.no
The Epoch Times www.theepochtimes.com
The Epoch Times(Chinese Edition) www.epochtimes.com
Boxun boxun.com
New Tang Dynasty Television www.ntdtv.com
Tibet Post thetibetpost.com
BBC bbc.co.uk
The Economist economist.com
TIME time.com

Portals Blocked in China

Website URL
Yahoo! Taiwan tw.yahoo.com
Yahoo! Hong Kong hk.yahoo.com
Yahoo! Japan yahoo.co.jp
excite (Japan) excite.co.jp

Publication Blocked in China

Website URL
The New York Times nytimes.com
Bloomberg bloomberg.com
The Independent independent.co.uk
Yomiuri News yomiuri.co.jp
Sponichi News sponichi.co.jp
Nikkei BP Japan nikkeibp.co.jp

Sharing Services Blocked in China

Website URL
Google Docs docs.google.com
Picasa picasaweb.google.com
YouTube www.youtube.com
GitHub www.github.com
The Pirate Bay thepiratebay.se
Dailymotion dailymotion.com
Dropbox www.dropbox.com
Vimeo www.vimeo.com
Nico Video nicovideo.jp
Scribd scribd.com
isoHunt isohunt.com
Ustream.tv www.ustream.tv
PBworks pbworks.com
Flickr flickr.com

Shopping Websites Blocked in China

Website URL
Rakuten Market rakuten.co.jp
Amazon Japan amazon.co.jp

Hosting Solutions Not Available in China

Website URL
Google Sites sites.google.com
Google Appspot appspot.com