Gulangyu Island, Xiamen
About Gulangyu Island, Xiamen
Gulangyu Island, Xiamen - Address, Ticket Price
Address: No.6 Lujiao Road, Siming District, Xiamen361002, China
Ticket Price: 35 CNY
Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
Timings: 24-hrs Details
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Guolangyu island is listed as one of the ten most scenic places in the province, and fittingly so. The island is known for its beautiful beaches and its varied architecture, After China lost the First Opium War, the British made predominant changes in the administration of the island. That is why the Victorian style architecture on the island.
Highlights and must sees include:
- The piano museum.
- Hai-toe Se-kai Marine world
- A subtropical garden
- The Beaches
- The statue of Koxinga
- The Amoy Museum
- The Victorian architecture
Gulangyu Island Information
- No vehicles but the electric buggies allowed. It is a pedestrian island.
Gulangyu Island Ticket Prices
- Sunglight Rock: CNY60
- Shuzhuang Garden: CNY30
- Bright Moon Garden: CNY15
- Organ Museum: CNY20
- International Lettering Art Gallery: CNY10
How To reach Gulangyu Island by Public Transport
- Hourly ferries (RMB 35/person) from Amoy coast.
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This island gets overwhelmed with tourists on a daily basis, but if you let yourself get lost and wander, it's a fantastic place to spend a day. Take side paths and try to avoid the crowds. If you can, avoid going on the weekend, and maybe even plan to spend a weeknight on the island for a much more chill evening, as most of the tourists will leave. It's certainly worth the trip - this small island is filled with wonderful architecture that merges Eastern and Western styles, and winding lanes that always end in surprises.
Nice little island. Walking only. Has lots of Chinese history in early last century.
Have visited it a few times. Had a wonderful feeling each time. It is worth a visit.
This is worth a visit!! Not 1 car on the whole island. Also great view form the top Sunlight Rock. Lot's of tour groups through.
The island is certainly attractive but the daily invasion of huge tour groups negates any pleasure you may get from your visit.
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