Xiamen Itinerary 5 Days

This is a glimpse of what to see in 5 days in Xiamen from Xiamen itinerary 5 days created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 5 days trip to Xiamen.

5 Days in Xiamen - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Xiamen is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Xiamen when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Xiamen tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Xiamen ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Xiamen. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Xiamen. You can visit popular places in Xiamen, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Xiamen?

The budget cost of 5 days in Xiamen is USD 265. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Xiamen 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Xiamen are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Xiamen in 5 days?

Gulangyu Island, Xiamen University, Nanputuo Temple, Zhongshan Road must be a part of your Xiamen itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Huaijiu Gulangyu Museum, Xiamen Piano Museum, Kulangsu Huandao Road. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Xiamen, you can add International Lettering Museum Of Art Of Xiamen and Xiamen Shuzhuang Garden to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Xiamen travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Xiamen like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Xiamen.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Xiamen in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Xiamen on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Xiamen

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Xiamen. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Xiamen for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Xiamen, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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