Family and Kids in Qingdao

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Qingdao? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Qingdao, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Qingdao.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Qingdao for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Laoshan Scenic Area

    Family and Kids

    This is one of the most celebrated scenic spots of China and is situated on the highest coastal peak known as Mt. Lao or Laoshan Mountain. It is on the sea shore of the Yellow Sea. Ancient myths say that the place was where immortals lived for many years. The 1st emperor of the Mind Dynasty and Emperor Hu of the Hang Dynasty also came here in search of elixirs and immortals but it seems that al...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Badaguan Scenic Resort

    Garden

    This is a very famous and beautiful sanitarium area situated in the east of the city in the Shandong Province. The name Badaguan means “eight passes” as this place was made up of 8 avenues named after the 8 passes of China and later were added 2 more avenues. The name however remained the same. Exotic trees and flowers grow along all ten avenues and the most special fact is that all...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    May Fourth Square

    Family and Kids

    This is a large square in Qingdao’s Central Business District and is located between the Municipal Government Building and Fushan Bay. This encompasses the Shizhengting Square, Coastal Park and the Central Square. It is named after the famous May Fourth Movement that originated from Qingdao. The most important feature of this place is the unique “May Wind” sculpture. It is bri...Read more
  4. Amazing Qingdao attraction for kids
    Polar Ocean World

    Aquarium

    This is the “1stDolphinarium of the Chinese Mainland” where you can find a variety of North Pacific Bottle neck dolphins, California Sea Lions, harbor seals and thousands of ornamental and salt water fishes. Situated on the southern end of the Shilaoren National Tourist Resort, this place also encompasses restaurants, accommodation, travel and shopping options. The most important at...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Qingdao Underwater World

    Aquarium

    This is a famous aquarium that lies on the north east of Luxun Park and to the west of the No. 1 Bathing Beach and is exactly on the Huiquan bay on Shandong Province. This is a hotspot for marine eco tourism and is well equipped with all modern and most developed technologies. It is made up using the best parts of the Qingdao Aquarium, Specimen Hall and the Freshwater Center. The main attractio...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Qingdao
    Beijiushui River Laoshan

    Family and Kids

    The Central line of Mt. Laoshan puts light on Beijiushui where you find heaven on Earth. The name Beijiushui means “9 crooks” and thus you see the river turning here 9 times. The river starts from the Ju Peak and flows into the valley and the divinity of this place brings it the name of Jiushui Gallery. At every step here you find something new and better than the last one. The rive...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Qingdao Catholic Church

    Family and Kids

    Qingdao Catholic a.k.a. Zhejiang Road Catholic Church is a beautiful cathedral that was established in 1934 and is circled by an equally beautiful lawn and garden area. It was designed by a famous German architect in Gothic and Romanesque style. The church is built in yellow granite and is curved into a very simple model. The magical environment is immensely calm and soothing to the mind. A vis...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Golden Beach

    Beach

    This beach with golden sands is situated on the south east of Phoenix Island and is very close to the Bohai Sea. It is a crescent shaped beach and is rated as the No. 1 beach of Asia. This beach is full of engrossing sceneries and plenty of colourful reefs and coral species. One of the most popular reef is shaped like a frog which appears and disappears according to tidal waves and thus known a...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Qingdao Shilaoren Bathing Beach

    Beach

    Shilaoren or Stone Man Bathing Beach is probably the most beautiful and cleanest beach in the city. It is a perfect place for some swimming, surfing or just lying down and basking under the sun. The sand is light in color and well maintained and the water current is not much which makes it safe for children as well. The beach was named after a rock that jutted out from under the water. Old tale...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Qingdao Zhongshan Park

    Garden, Park

    Situated on the eastern side of the Taiping Mountain is situated the Zhongshan Park. It is the oldest and largest park of the city. The park faces the sea on the south and is surrounded by mountains on the other three sides. It was built in 1901 and renamed in 1929 after the provisional president Dr. Sun Yat-sen (or Sun Zhongshan), a great forerunner of the Chinese bourgeois-democratic revoluti...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    No.1 Bathing Beach

    Beach

    This is known to be the largest sandy beach in Asia and is situated in the Huiquan Bay in the Shandong Province. It is also known as the Huiquan Bathing beach that has very clear water, soft sand and mild waves. It has a very European ambience that makes it equally beautiful like the beaches of Hawaii, Bali or Samet Island of Thailand. The beach was first built in 1901 by the Germans who conque...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Qingdao Site Museum Of The Former German Governor's Residence

    Family and Kids

    At present known as the “Guest House”, the museum of the Former governor is one of the best attractions of the city. This building is beautiful and was built in the Jugendstil or Art Noveau style of architecture. It is one of the best examples of the remaining European villas in the city. It is still used as a place to welcome VIPs of political and military affairs. The villa covers...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Small Qingdao Island

    Family and Kids

    Lying to the south east of the Zhan Bridge, on the Qingdao Bay is a very popular and important place in the coastal scenic resort of the city. It was earlier on a very isolated place till a seawall was built here in the 1940s to connect the island to the mainland. The island is shaped like a Chinese instrument known as Qin and when waves crash against its shores the sound made is similar to tha...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Qingdao Second Beach

    Beach

    As you move further from the No. 1 Bathing beach you will find the second Bathing beach which is rated as one of the nicest beaches of the city. You can come here for some mere fun or some beach sports and paddling. Sitting equipments are available here for rent. The only problem is that there are not as many food stalls here as compared to the other beaches. It is not always very crowded and t...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Navy Museum

    Family and Kids

    This museum was established in 1989 and is the only museum where you get detailed knowledge about the development of the Naval Forces of China. It is situated on the western side of the Lu Xun Park and faces the Zhan Bridge. The museum houses a number of precious documents, photographs and relics that are evidence of the evolution of the Naval Forces: In the exhibition galleries you get all in...Read more