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Bangchui Island

Island in Dalian, China

Travel Tips

Ideal for those seeking a less crowded beach experience. 1

Suggested tour duration: 3-5 hours. Open from 8:30am-4:00pm. 2

The beach is rocky, so wear appropriate footwear. Spend time exploring the expansive park grounds. 3

Ideal for a stroll or sunbathing. Morning visits are less crowded. 4

Spend 3-5 hours for a leisurely exploration and beach activities. 5

Introduction

Introduction

  • 📜 History: The name 'Bangchuidao' comes from its shape, resembling a wooden baton used by ancient Chinese as a washing tool.
  • 🖋️ Notable Mention: The three Chinese characters for Bangchuidao were written by Chairman Mao Zedong.
  • 🌳 Environment: The island is surrounded by green hills and lush pine and cypress-topped mountains.
  • 🏖️ Beach: The southern part of the island features a smooth sand beach, perfect for swimming and relaxation.

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Natural Attractions

  • 🏞️ Scenic Hills: The northern part of the island is covered with green mountains and dense forests.
  • 🌊 Seashore: The southern part features a vast expanse of sea and smooth sandy beaches.
  • 🌸 Flora: The island boasts blossoming flowers, singing birds, and beautiful wildflowers and grasses.
  • 🌅 Views: Visitors can enjoy stunning views of the ocean and surrounding islands, often shrouded in mist.

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Activities

  • 🏊 Swimming: The beach offers a perfect spot for swimming with its clear blue water and gentle waves.
  • 🚶 Hiking: Visitors can hike up the mountains for panoramic views of the island and the sea.
  • 🌅 Sunrise: Early risers can enjoy impressive sunrises from the Bangchui Island Guesthouse.
  • 🎾 Sports: The guesthouse offers facilities like an 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, a swimming pool, and a bowling alley.

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Accommodation

  • 🏨 Bangchuidao State Guesthouse: Built in 1960, it is the only state guesthouse in Dalian.
  • 🌳 Location: The guesthouse is surrounded by green hills and faces the sea.
  • 🏡 Villas: It boasts 13 villas in Chinese, European, and Japanese styles.
  • 🎾 Facilities: The guesthouse includes a golf course, tennis courts, a swimming pool, and a bowling alley.

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Transportation

  • 🚍 Buses: Take bus No. 712, 404, or 703 to reach the island.
  • 🚖 Taxis: A taxi ride from downtown Dalian costs about 20 RMB.
  • 🚌 Sightseeing Bus: Available from Friendship Square and Dalian Railway Station, departing every half an hour from mid-April to mid-October.
  • 🚶 Walking: Energetic visitors can walk from Shan Ping Street Station to the island.

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Visitor Tips

  • 💡 Best Time to Visit: The island is a perfect summer vacation spot due to its mild climate.
  • 🚫 Restrictions: Private tents are not allowed on the beach.
  • 🍴 Food: There is a small BBQ restaurant and a snack shop near the beach.
  • 🗑️ Cleanliness: The beach is well-maintained with no trash, even on busy summer weekends.
  • 🚖 Return Transport: Taxis are limited, so plan your return trip in advance.

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