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Silver Beach (Yin Tan)

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Sipping Coconuts On The Beach

Silver Beach is a lovely beach area positioned in BeiHai, China and the Bay of Beibu. The beach is... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2018
James C
Pleasant beach for a swim

Silver beach is a nice enough beach, relatively clean with small waves. The tide comes in... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2017
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This popular beach stretches more than 16 miles and offers a variety of summer recreation including volleyball, sandcastle building, speedboats, horses and sunbathing.
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Yintan Town, Yinhai District, Beihai 536000, China
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Reviewed December 7, 2018

The water quality is awesome if you go to the right place, don't go to the most crowded place (of course, near to the main entrance), walk a little further, the silver beach is 24km (15miles) long, you will see absolutely clean sand and water....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

I went here several times while visiting Beihai. Early morning swims were relaxing and the beach was practically empty. The showers will cost you, so bring cash.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rich G
Reviewed February 9, 2018

Silver Beach is a lovely beach area positioned in BeiHai, China and the Bay of Beibu. The beach is wide, level, and excellent for families and small children. If you desire a trip out on the water, there are any number of small crafts that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank James C
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

They like to advertise this as the best beach in China, if not the world! Ha! They obviously haven't been to any beach in Hainan. The sand is grey, the water is brown. Silver nowhere to be seen. It's not too litter strewn, but it's...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 797pete
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Numerous visits have led me to the following conclusion. As far as Chinese beaches go this is a pretty good one because the sand is soft and cleanish (note the ish). The beach is long and there can be hordes of locals and Chinese holiday...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank yumyumchickenfeet
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Silver beach is a nice enough beach, relatively clean with small waves. The tide comes in relatively quickly here. You need to be aware of all times as the idiot surf ski drivers have no sense and ride at fast speed through the swimmers. I'm...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank HeretoEverywhere
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Alright, Beihai Silver Beach is not the most awesome beach you'll ever go to. But it is a nice beach, with nice sand, and hot water! Good enough for me I'd say. The problem is that chinese people do not have this culture of sun...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank WilliamD3496
Reviewed September 27, 2016

i have prepare the swimming clothes however im very disappointed when we approached the beach , the sand is good how ever the beach is not clean with the barriers estimated 1.5 m between the small boat catching fish, and some high speed cano turning...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank maritanlinz
Reviewed September 20, 2016

What to say - a beach is a beach is a beach. This one is slightly different - it stretches a looonnngggg way. We found to be quite clean, but a bit flat; hardly any slope. There are several stretches that have been commercialised, but...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank ShenyangTaff
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

A large beach where one can find less crowded spots if that is preferred or staying in the middle of the crowd if that is your preference. It's also reasonably clean, especially during peak season. But with the occasional exceptions. There are plenty of entertainment...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Choy-Hsien L
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