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No.7 Yingbin Road, Penglai 265600, China
+86 535 562 1111
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A Combination of Shandong History

Spent the latter part of an afternoon wandering around a historical fortress area on the sea shore... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Phil B
Honolulu, Hawaii
Worth a look

We went there because my wife really wanted to see it. It's a fort-like structure that occupies... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Tianjin, China
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No.7 Yingbin Road, Penglai 265600, China
+86 535 562 1111
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent the latter part of an afternoon wandering around a historical fortress area on the sea shore os Penglai. It was an interesting collection of military history, seafaring history, and taoist/buddhist cultural history. Everything by way of explanation in Chinese, however, so I was lucky...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We went there because my wife really wanted to see it. It's a fort-like structure that occupies the mountain on the north side of the shore. Highly recommend taking the cable car to the adjacent peak with a great view of Changdao island.

1  Thank ZhuHuaLong
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing and huge complex with ancient buildings and temples and light towers and cliffs. We came in the afternoon and the weather was amazing. Not so many people. It was nice to explore the different temples by the sea and they all had different meaning...More

Thank iristaletta
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I was quite unprepared for our visit - nobody I talked to could really describe what to expect. Through the gate in the ancient walls, and we were in a huge garden beside what I thought was a lake, but was actually an estuary open...More

1  Thank A-Nutty-Prof
Reviewed 23 November 2016

It’s a quiet trip. It’s different from other big cities. The island is very small, and have a little people. I was happen to see a small girl was squatting on the floor sell just out starfish in the island, large and small, neatly placed,...More

1  Thank skyLPY
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Dear fellow travellers, Please do not visit this hotel if you expect a clean room and facilities. Here is some of the facts: 1. Dirty white bath towels all in a different level of grey color tone; 2. TV cabinet doors that goes it the...More

Thank Lou L
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Our biggest mistake was to ask our hotel concierge to arrange private transport from our hotel Crown Plaza Sea View in Yantai to Peng Lai . The whole day charge was 750 RMB including tolls fees . Anyway it took 2 hours drive arriving at...More

1  Thank JoeBloke
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We spent there just couple of hours. It is a big place and to see the whole area would require more time. But in overall it was a nice historical place to visit.

1  Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I spent two full days in Penglai. I decided to allot one of those two days for visiting Penglai ge and it was worth the choice. However I have to admit the entrance fee was rather expensive. I spent 140 yuan which I believe to...More

Thank Daniele-Donati
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

People interested in Buddhist temples would find this attraction interesting, primarily Tao Buddhism. There is an old lighthouse, which i enjoyed seeing, my first in China. Lots of old historic carvings of words and poetry, especially one by SuDongPo, where part of the poem was...More

Thank pvcnco
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