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Gulangyu Island

No.6 Lujiao Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361002, China
+86 138 6019 6750
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Xiamen Private Day Tour of Gulangyu Island, Shuzhuang Garden, Hulishan Battery...
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ferry ride” (28 reviews)
“day trip” (31 reviews)
“sunlight rock” (30 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
No.6 Lujiao Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361002, China
+86 138 6019 6750
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Xiamen is quite a relaxed city, very different from the hustle of Beijing. However the crowds swarming the ferry to get to the island reminded us of the pushing and shoving we thought we had left behind. The island is quite pretty, just over crowded...More

Thank MGCambrai
Reviewed 3 days ago

For most people a trip to Xiamen is incomplete without a trip to GulangYu so on my recent holiday it was at the top of my list to visit. When planning your trip bear in mind that you need to get to the ferry terminal...More

Thank Eilidh M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is beautiful with lots of interesting places to visit. There are restrictions on what ferries people that are not locals can take and it is a little frustrating. The island is also extremely busy with a daily huge crush of visitors. Make a...More

Thank RAH4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went during golden week. Firstly, on the webpage (only Chinese) you can only book a ticket with a Chinese ID. Foreigners can not book tickets advance. The only way you can buy tickets is to go to the international ferry terminal that is located outside...More

Thank Janne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's an easy ferry ride to Gulangyu from Xiamen. We booked our flight/hotel last min 2 days ahead, and the weekend before Oct Golden week. So it's not Golden week, but still felt very crowded and lots of tourists. They said the week after would...More

Thank NanP888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The people are friendly, there're interesting architecture and history as well as many delicious local snacks.

Thank fredsoekie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was there for a day trip at 30th Oct during China National Day 8 days holiday stretch. Going there(warning: paid extra:( ) Reach the ticketing center via Google map and found out that this ticket center would only cater locals. Foreigners would need to take...More

Thank chew p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i used the regular ship transport to the island, there was other option which have higher price be careful not choosing them (some ships for 300yuan!!) It is better you go there afternoon (after visiting the Zhongshan Road) because the nights are amazing there.

Thank babakbanaei
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Is a big island, you need to ride a 30 minute ferry to reach this island, cost 50rmb round trip. No car inside the island, if only we can borrow bicycle would be better, but not available so you can only walk. Map is available...More

2  Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I can't tell you what the island is like because they wouldn't let us travel to it. We tried to buy tickets, they said they were sold out. Fine, but as we went to left some Chinese tourists tried to buy tickets and were sold...More

3  Thank Beinn I
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Genevieve Y
1 October 2017|
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Response from babakbanaei | Reviewed this property |
hi, usually i went this place at evenings the ships have a regular plan (i am not sure how many times per hour). Dont afraid the crowded , you are in China and you should be inside the nice population of China.
29 September 2017|
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Response from Aussiebd | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I have no idea if they serve Halal food.
14 September 2017|
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Response from Maria G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are. The foreigners port is so big, you cannot miss it. Just follow the signs.
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