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Shantou Travel Guide

Shantou is located in the southeastern part of Guangdong, relatively near Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. It is one of the most important port cities in southeastern China. Shantou has a rugged coastline. Throughout all the seasons of the year, the climate is very comfortable. The summers are neither furiously hot nor are the winters bitterly cold. The extraordinary geographic environment has created a natural landscape in Shantou, the beauty of which will sweep you off your feet. This includes coastlines eroded by the sea, rarely seen in China, wondrous stone caves and beautiful bays.
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What to Do

Looking for things to do in Shantou? We provide up-to-date info on everything from must-see scenic spots to local hangouts.
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Nan'ao Island

Nan'ao Island

7.7
4.4/52,253 Reviews
"Beaches"
"Islands/Peninsulas"
Shantou Old Town

Shantou Old Town

6.6
4.5/5834 Reviews
"Featured Neighborhoods"
"Night Attractions"
Shantou Small Park

Shantou Small Park

6.3
4.4/5479 Reviews
"Featured Neighborhoods"
"Night Attractions"
Qing'ao Bay

Qing'ao Bay

6.2
4.6/5478 Reviews
"Beaches"
Queshi Scenic Area

Queshi Scenic Area

6.1
4.5/5450 Reviews
"Mountains"
Zongbingfu

Zongbingfu

5.9
4.1/5265 Reviews
"Historical Sites"
Treasure Island

Treasure Island

5.5
4.1/5195 Reviews
"Beaches"
"Islands/Peninsulas"
Fantasy World Blue Mercury

Fantasy World Blue Mercury

5.4
4.1/5857 Reviews
"Theme Parks"
Nan'ao Island Song Well

Nan'ao Island Song Well

5.3
4.0/5236 Reviews
"Historical Sites"

Where to Stay

Discover the most popular places to stay in Shantou, complete with recommendations from fellow travelers and special hotel offers
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What to Eat

Want to eat like a local? Don't miss out on these top Shantou dishes and foodie spots.
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Xinghua Wuji Beef Hot Pot

Xinghua Wuji Beef Hot Pot

4.3/5231 Reviews
Avg. USD15/person
"Hot Pot"
八合里牛肉火锅(总店)

八合里牛肉火锅(总店)

4.6/5332 Reviews
Avg. USD14/person
"Hot Pot"
"Open Late"
五洲牛肉美食馆

五洲牛肉美食馆

4.0/56 Reviews
Avg. USD17/person
"Hot Pot"
"Open Late"
吴记富苑(朝阳店)

吴记富苑(朝阳店)

4.1/5148 Reviews
Avg. USD27/person
"Seafood"
"Open Late"
Wu

Wu

5.0/51 Reviews
Avg. USD261/person
"Cantonese Cuisine"
Lin Mansion

Lin Mansion

5.0/52 Reviews
Avg. USD83/person
"Cantonese Cuisine"
Ri Ri Xiang E Rou Restaurant

Ri Ri Xiang E Rou Restaurant

4.6/545 Reviews
Avg. USD11/person
"Cantonese Cuisine"
陈记顺和牛肉火锅(韩江路店)

陈记顺和牛肉火锅(韩江路店)

4.6/550 Reviews
Avg. USD12/person
"Hot Pot"
"Open Late"
围炉夜话(金冠商业中心店)

围炉夜话(金冠商业中心店)

4.5/514 Reviews
Avg. USD20/person
"Hot Pot"
"Open Late"
Fu He Cheng NiuRouWan (Guo Xin)

Fu He Cheng NiuRouWan (Guo Xin)

4.5/5184 Reviews
Avg. USD12/person
"Hot Pot"
"Famous Restaurants"
潮卤道卤水火锅(汕头总店)

潮卤道卤水火锅(汕头总店)

4.2/554 Reviews
Avg. USD18/person
"Hot Pot"
Yaqiangguozhibing (zhongshanluzong)

Yaqiangguozhibing (zhongshanluzong)

4.3/548 Reviews
Avg. USD2/person
"Bakeries"
"Afternoon Tea"

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