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Address: Laoshan Scenic Area Dedicated Road, Laoshan District | Dahe East Bus Stop, Qingdao 266100, China
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+86 532 8889 8866
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

One of China's most celebrated scenic areas, Laoshan presents a panorama of...

One of China's most celebrated scenic areas, Laoshan presents a panorama of mountains, cliffs, waterfalls and temples.

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Amazing place with tea tasting an added attraction.

About 1 1/2 hours drive from Qingdao is the Laoshan Senic Area. along with stunning scenes and great walks, the area is also famous for it's green tea. There are "quaint" local... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
David D
Adelaide, Australia

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

About 1 1/2 hours drive from Qingdao is the Laoshan Senic Area. along with stunning scenes and great walks, the area is also famous for it's green tea. There are "quaint" local restaurants, including some with tea tasting facilities. This is a place where you could spend days discovering, with tra gardens and spectacular coves and beaches.

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Beijing, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited there during Spring Festival. We were anxious about that pubic transport could work, however, there were many local public buses to the visiter center. In the visiter center, foreign people have to show their passport. To pass a gate, you have to register your fingerprint. After riding a bus, you can arrive around Daqingfu. When moving to another... More 

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Bekasi, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Must visit place while in Qingdao....even by the shore, the mountain it self bring fresher air in you...good place to learn history with enjoyable scenery....

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lao shan is simply a great visit - I would visit this mountain quite often - running with hash house harriers, hiking with a walking group and biking with friends around the mountain roads whatever takes your fancy this a great place to spend a day - particularly when the weather is right for your activity

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Branson, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As a foreign exchange student studying in Qingdao, I can say that Laoshan Mountain will be a highlight of your visit to Qingdao. If the smog isn't bad and the weather is comfortable, a hike up the mountain will give you some breath-taking views of the ocean and other mountains. I really can't recommend it enough. If you're physically fit,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

I've been a longtime fan of mountain destinations in China, having been to many of the big ones in the past: Mt. Huang (where Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon was filmed), Mt. Hua (home of steep drops and dangerous trails), Mt. Emei, several trips to Mt. Qingcheng, Mt. Yulong, and Jiuzhaigou. I had not really heard of Mt. Laoshan until I... More 

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Lille, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

Beautiful area to visit. There are a few hikes you can take to enjoy the scenic area. We had a local join us for the tour.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

It a beautiful day when I went to Laoshan in the morning. it got fantasic view and fresh air on top of the mountain make me feel good after long walk(aroud 2 hrs.). However,It hard for a person who do not speak Chinese because no English speaker there.

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Seoul, South Korea
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

Most of the days, the air condition of Qingdao is too bad. You can't see anything clearly at the mountain.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

Laoshan is very huge, for me who do no like to go hiking i feel it is not bad, not feel so tried, i am more focus on the shop which behind the hiking load to sell the tea leaf, i think the tea taste not bad. the view is grandiose, but we don not walk around the whole mountain,... More 

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