Outdoor Activities in Xiamen

Outdoor activities in Xiamen are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Xiamen comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Xiamen and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Xiamen has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Xiamen.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Xiamen:

  1. #1 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 828 itineraries
    Gulangyu Island

    Tags: Museum, Beach, Island, Garden

    Address: No.6 Lujiao Road, Siming District, Xiamen361002, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    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...Read more

  2. #2 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 586 itineraries
    Xiamen University

    Tags: Museum, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Lake

    Address: No.422 Siming South Road, Siming District,Xiamen, China

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Xiamen University is known for its huge campus. It has 27 schools containing 76 departments and 10 research institutes. The campus is beautiful and very quiet. There’s a lot of greenery, tastefu...Read more

  3. #3 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 756 itineraries
    Nanputuo Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Outdoors, Mountain

    Address:  No.515 Siming South Road, Siming District,Xiamen 361005, China

    Timings: 05:40 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Nanputuo is a very renowned Buddhist temple in the Tang dunasty of Xiamen. The temple is surrounded by the sea and the Wulao peaks. More than a few steps lead to this magnificently made structure. The...Read more

  4. #4 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 398 itineraries
    Zhongshan Road

    Tags: Outdoors, Food And Drinks, Tourist Center, Street Market

    Address: Siming District, Xiamen 361001, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Zhongshan is the market street of Xiamen. It stretches for a little more than a kilometre. If you are going to spend one night in Xiamen, this place is a must-visit in the evening. You will get anythi...Read more

  5. #5 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 603 itineraries
    Huaijiu Gulangyu Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Entertainment, Tourist Center

    Address: No.38 Huangyan Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361002, China

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Huaijiu museum is a preservation centre for the old Chinese culture. This red coloured building is the most well maintained building amongst all the old structures standing on the Gulangyu Island. The...Read more

  6. #6 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 478 itineraries
    Xiamen Piano Museum

    Tags: Museum, Park, View Point, Tourist Center

    Address: No.7 Ganghou Road, Siming District, Xiamen361002, China

    Timings: 08:15 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Xiamen Piano Museum has a piano collection from all over the world. The pianos range from being very old to being very modern. There are 2 floors to this building and about 80 pianos on display. You c...Read more

  7. #7 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 408 itineraries
    Kulangsu Huandao Road

    Tags: View Point, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Siming District, Xiamen 361000, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Kulangsu Huandao Road is a path that runs along the coast of Xiamen. A day long trip along this road will open up many possibilities for many different activities. The cycle track is just a 100 metres...Read more

  8. #8 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 559 itineraries
    Xiamen Shuzhuang Garden

    Tags: Garden, Observatory, Bridge, Tourist Center

    Address: Tianwei Lu, Gulangyu, 361002, China

    Timings: 06:00 am - 08:30 pm Details

    This garden has been built between the sea and the cliffs. This makes the place look picturesque. Originally built in 1931, it was a private garden of a Taiwanese businessman who had made it as a repl...Read more

  9. #9 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 335 itineraries
    Riguang Mountain

    Tags: Outdoors, View Point, Tourist Center, Peak

    Address: No.62 Huangyan Road, Siming District, Xiamen361002, China

    Riguang mountain is a viewpoint that gives you a 360-degree panoramic view of the Gulangyu island and even the Xiamen city that lies beyond. The highest point of the mountain is 92 metres above the se...Read more

  10. #10 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 507 itineraries
    Xiamen Botanical Garden

    Tags: Outdoors, Theme Park, Botanical Garden, Observatory

    Address: Parks and Landscape Bureau of Xiamen, 25 Huyuan Road, Siming District, Xiamen Fujian 361003, China

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Xiamen Botanical Garden has been built on a sloping terrain and is scaterred with rocks of all shapes and sizes. These boulders have been carved upon by artists, thus making them an inherent part ...Read more

  11. #11 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    Xiamen Riyuegu Hot Spring Resort Communities

    Tags: Cave, Garden, View Point, Waterfall

    Address: No.1888 Fulian Road, Dongfu Town, Haicang District, Xiamen 361027, China

    Timings: 10:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    This place is known for its saunas. The setting is very calm and spiritual. The music is relaxing. This place will get you rid of your stress in just a day. There are various pools with different scen...Read more

  12. #12 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 209 itineraries
    Xiamen Yuanbo Garden

    Tags: Outdoors, Garden, View Point, Hot Spring

    Address: Zhongzhou Island, Jimei District, Xiamen361000, China

    Timings: 07:30 am - 10:00 pm Details

    This is a collection of many creative gardens. It is located just outside the city of Xiamen. The gardens are differently themed. The arrangement of flowers is artistic and based on the philosophies o...Read more

  13. #13 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 190 itineraries
    Huli Mountain Fort

    Tags: View Point, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Huli Mountain, Siming District, Xiamen 361002, China

    Timings: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This fort is a historic defence system known for its vast collection of ancient weaponry. This place is situated on the Hulishan shore to the south of Xiamen. It was built in the year 19891. The archi...Read more

  14. #14 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 326 itineraries
    Zeng Cuo An Village

    Tags: Walking Area, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Club

    Address:  Beside Huandao Road, Xiamen 361005, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This village is the nightlife district of Xiamen. Earlier it was just a quiet fishing village. When students and tourists started migrating to this place, they made it younger. The place is what you c...Read more

  15. #15 of 53 Outdoors Activities in Xiamen
    - Used in 120 itineraries
    Xiamen Jimei Jiageng Park

    Tags: Museum, Garden, Park, Zoo

    Address: Xiamen Jimen Jiageng Park, Xiamen 361023, China

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This park is dedicated to the memory of Mr. Tan Kah Hee, the founder of the Xiamen University. Mr. Tan Kah Hee was a successful entrepreneur internationally and when he came back to his birthplace, Xi...Read more