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Reviewed September 16, 2018

It was a rather long but nice climb up to the Sunlight Rock and from here you will see a nice view of Xiamen city. At the time we went, it was not badly crowded, so it was a good experience and good opportunity to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ymt888
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Sunlight Rock is the most famous scenic spot in Gulangyu and is the highest point of the island. Hence, hordes of tour groups would head to this attraction. Entrance fee is 60 rmb. I bought the combo ticket (100 rmb), which can be used there....More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

Overall xiamen is not a enjoyable place as I thought. Here also just another place. But visit one time to get experience

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank MikeJuliya
Reviewed April 17, 2017

The hiking track was not so difficult, we just need to climb the stairs and we reached the top in only about 20mins? However, if you went there during peak seasons, it would not be so convenient. So many people trying to squeeze in a...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Ica-elisa
Reviewed November 29, 2016

there is not much to see except for the view across the water to the mainland from the mountain top.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank emananon
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Was a good hike to the top with some great views of the city. On a hot day bring lots of water and good shoes.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank bcallinv
Reviewed April 20, 2016

Why do you have to pay so much money just to climb to a high view point? It is a rip off for tourist. Better to spend your time and money navigating the narrow streets and understand the life and culture on Gulangyu.

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank AndrewYew
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

When visiting the island, going to the top is a must. The views of the surroundings are just incredible. It's not tiring, it's a doable climbing for any person, there are just some steps at the end, but it's not nothing to worry about. Not...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Javier P
Reviewed March 3, 2016

This place is called Sunlight Rock and has great views from all over the island and Xiamen. The stairs are very narrow and parts with short treads but it is certainly worth the exercise to go up here. It is a very popular place with...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sandy R
Reviewed January 28, 2016

This mountain is located in GuLangYu island. It is not that big in scale. You should only come here if the weather is good and there isn't a crowd. I personally think it is expensive at $60 CNY when you Shanghai's the bund is free.

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank aussiekiwi1
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