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Boao Jade Belt Beach

Address: Boao Jade Belt Beach, Bo'ao Town, Qionghai 571435, China
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Ranked #1 of 23 Attractions in Qionghai
Type: Islands, Beaches, Outdoors
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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

a short boat ride from asian forum building drops you off on this beach, which is filled with people selling fruit and trying to get you to take photos with sea turtles and a crocodile for money. the beach itself is rough and quite a lot of litter in places. nothing to see

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

It's just nothing but a boat ride. The beach separates the the river and the sea which makes 2 different colors of sands of beaches. The boat rides takes a few minutes only (I think 10 mins more or less). Spending money and time is not worth it there. Better choose somewhere else to make your trip more interesting.

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Shenzhen, China
Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
64 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Filled with hawkers and people exploiting and abusing Sea Turtles. You can hold one and take a photo but these animals are being abused and held captive until they die. This is blatantly illegal as they are a protected species and are endangered. Take a pass on this one. You take a boat taxi there and are immediately set upon... More

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Hebei, Hebei, China
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Wind was decent and we were a long way from most tourists, although had to dodge a few locals scraping for shellfish. Locals don't seem to mind kites as much as some westerners. Beach is nice away from the crowds.

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Darwin, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

I was not happy with this place at all. Having heard and read some good reports on Jade Belt beach I was hoping for a lot more. Access to the beach is via a short boat ride. The boats are in pretty bad shape and they are all layered with sand. The windows are dirty making any chance of a... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

The beach is best at night when you can sit on the rocks or steps leading down to it and watch the waves roll in endlessly. I did not go down there during the day.

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Shanghai, China (US Expat)
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57 reviews 57 reviews
20 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2012

It was a sand bar covered with too many people, fruit stands, and mopeds. Very disappointing.

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