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Shantou
Shantou
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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Things To Do in Shantou

Nan'ao Island
4.4/5
1,116 Reviews
Island/Peninsula
Beach
Nan'ao Island is an island county located on the border between Guangdong Province and Fujian Province. Nan'ao Island has not been opened up extensively. The scenery still retains its original natural beauty. The sea water is clear and the sand quality is superior. In addition to the natural landscape, the island contains historical sites such as the Nan'ao Zongbingfu and the Song well. This place has many kinds of seafood, which is tasty and inexpensive. So this is a great place to eat seafood while watching the sea.
Fantasy World Blue Mercury
4.3/5
832 Reviews
Fantasy World Blue Mercury is a quaint amusement park in Shantou, featuring a wide variety of attractions and fantastically themed castles. Whether you want to fly high above the park at top speeds, hang daringly several meters above the ground, or take a relaxing ride on a double-decker merry-go-round, this park offers something for everyone. The park features several different sections, including exciting UFO rides that will send you flying through the air; Conch Bay, where the whole family can explore the world below the ocean; Fantasy Studio, where you can watch amazing movie stunt performances and Kids Kingdom, where children reign supreme.
Shantou Zhonghai Resort
4.4/5
301 Reviews
Located in Longhutan, Shantou City, Shantou Zhonghai Resort is an environmentally-friendly tourist resort with a large green area in the eastern part of Guangdong. It is known as the “Natural Oxygen Village”. The beautiful golden sand beach, the coastline stretching for several kilometers, the garden-style villa group and the perfect service facilities form a good place for sightseeing, leisure and business negotiations.
Dan Ying Agricultural Ecological Park
4.4/5
314 Reviews
Village
Agritourism
Dan Ying Agricultural Ecological Park features beautiful natural landscapes and clear lakes. Facilities are designed with open architectural designs for a powerful, exotic atmosphere. Dan Ying Agricultural Ecological Park includes a sea of flowers, peach blossom valley, wetlands area, tea garden, fishing area, lychee garden and more for visitors to discover and enjoy.
Zongbingfu
3.8/5
96 Reviews
Zongbingfu was Nan'ao commander's office during the Ming and Qing dynasties. It was put together by Yu Jifang, the then Nan'ao vice commander. The current building is the product of rebuilt. In front of the Zongbingfu, there is a cannon on both sides. In addition, there are two large banyan trees in front of the building. Legend has it that Zheng Chenggong had lectured under these trees in the late Ming Dynasty and recruited soldiers to recover Taiwan. Therefore, this tree is also known as the "recruiting tree."
Lotus Peak
4.1/5
78 Reviews
Wen Tianxiang has seen the mountain as a stone-like lotus chap, which is named "Lotus Peak". Lotus Peak has a long history. Due to its excellent geographical location and geological structure, the landscape can be described as dotted, including the Ten Thousand-Yan Temple, the Cheonan Stone, the Zhongyin Temple, the ancient Fortress, the Qiquanjing, the Wangfu Stone, and the celebrity inscriptions are the same as the stone carvings.

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Shantou Weather

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Nov 26, 2020
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Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for Shantou
Nov 26, 2020 Shantou Weather:Cloudy, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:67%, Sunrise/Sunset:06:35/17:26
Shantou Travel:Suitable, Umbrella:Not Required, UV Strength:Moderate

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Here are the best places to visit in Shantou, including: Nan'ao Island,Fantasy World Blue Mercury,Shantou Zhonghai Resort
I recommended Lotus Peak, Natural Gate, Treasure Island, Zongbingfu, The Tashan Scenic Area.
Shantou took the bus to Gongbei Port in Zhuhai, and then it was Macao.
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