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Address: No.12 Taiping Rd, Shinan District, Qingdao 266001, China
Phone Number: 0532-82884548
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12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Description: This 440 meter (1,440ft) strip that stretches into the sea was built in...
This 440 meter (1,440ft) strip that stretches into the sea was built in 1891 and was the first wharf in Qingdao.
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We took a walk to this pier and had a peer into everyday life of ithis costal city.Many locals enjoying the area.What looked like older Veterans had a display set up. The tide was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
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Athol, Massachusetts

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Athol, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We took a walk to this pier and had a peer into everyday life of ithis costal city.Many locals enjoying the area.What looked like older Veterans had a display set up. The tide was out and in the shallow water and stones was filled with adults and children with buckets collecting maybe small clams.Funny to see the children excited as... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Watch the sunset in Zhan Qiao. Not much really, just a temple at the end of the pier and I didn't even bother going into the temple. But I do enjoy a short walk along the pier with beautiful sunset. You can see a few artistes along the pier performing on street for money. Interesting to see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

It is because Qingdao's ICON that you should visit here! At any time, you can see many people walking to get this place. And so relaxing just to look at this seaside. The problem is that these days you cannot enjoy Quingdao without wearing a mask to avoid polluted air. (to tell you the truth, after visiting Qingdao, I had... More 

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Golden, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

A real eye opener as to the size and quantity of shipping in this small city. Reminded me of Vancouver Canada on steroids. Watch for the wedding couple photo shoots.

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Qingdao, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The pier is not too spectacular but the view of the bay is nice from the end. The entrance fee of the pavilion makes one curious but the exhibition (turtles !?!?) is rather strange.

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Use as logo for tsianghao beer; we decided to pay a visit after touring beer museum. It is long walk towards pagoda and many beggars and musician are seen. We enter pagoda with a fee and it was waste of money. Only shops and you cant eveb see the view from top. Walk around pagoda to enjoy the view.its free!

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I absolutely loved here! Visited in Oct 2011. This was the first sea port city that I've visited in China next to Dalian. Under the underground passage ways, you can find freshed made steamed crabs for 30 yuan. You can also find photographers who are ready to ask you take photos like those on Tiananmen Square except here are a... More 

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Qingdao, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Zhanqiao Pier is near the Naval Museum, Small Qingdao Island, a swimming beach, Luxan Park and not far from the Qingdao Train terminal. It is serviced by at least a dozen bus routes including 231, 225, and 2. It has an interesting pagoda style building at the end and affords a good view of the lighthouse at Small Qingdao Island.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The concrete pier Zhànqiáo (you can see this on bottles of Tsingtao Beer in the logo) and the end pavilion houses a sadly dull aquarium and tourist stall area, making the 5RMB entrance questionable at best. You'll be pestered for photos and encouraged to buy tacky overpriced gifts.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

From a historical perspective, it's interesting because this is the site of the original pier before or during the German administration. The building at the end is featured in the world-famous logo of Tsingtao Beer. But now Zhanqiao is just a 400m long pier, with knicknack vendors all the way down. The roadway nearby has recently been so clogged with... More 

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Additional Information about Zhanqiao Pier

Address: Address: No.12 Taiping Rd, Shinan District, Qingdao 266001, China
Phone Number: 0532-82884548
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shandong  >  Qingdao
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 am - 12:00 am

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