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Address: Qinyu Road, Shinan District, Qingdao 266002, China
Phone Number: 0532-82863944
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Island in the sea

You can get here from the 1st beach. Along the way there are a few good seafood and coffee shop. From here you can view the beach area of qingdao. There is a lighthouse on the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 18, 2015

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

You can get here from the 1st beach. Along the way there are a few good seafood and coffee shop. From here you can view the beach area of qingdao. There is a lighthouse on the island.

Thank t16mytm
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 439 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

I woke up early in the morning and I walked from my hotel near Huiquan Park to this attraction. It is free admission if you visit the attraction before 8 am. After that hour, there is a charge of RMB10. The way the mainland is connected to the Green Islet reminded me of my Sentosa island in Singapore. But this... More 

Thank soh_kien_peng
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This is a very small island directly across the water from the famous Zhanqiao. Beautiful and not crowded at all. It gives you the full view of the city. If you are looking for a place to stroll and enjoy the scenic view of the city and ocean breeze, this would be a perfect place. Because of its small size,... More 

Thank T L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I lived in Qingdao for four years, and this was a place that I always loved visiting. It's just so pretty, with the Yellow Sea views and the lack of crowds (usually, although tourist season in the summertime is getting worse and worse). There is a pretty good little coffee shop there. It's very small without a whole lot to... More 

Thank Stephanie T
Zhengding County, China
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This island provides great views of the city from across the harbor. The only thing I did not like is that I could not climb the lighthouse. I don't know if that is an option but the gate was closed the day I was there.

Thank Rita B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Calm, relaxing, quiet and serene sum this place up. It is small. The entrance is easy enough to find. The long walk past the naval museum backgate is interesting. The lighthouse reminded me greatly of being in the UK. There are some interesting historical features including an old missile silo and tracks, I think they may have been added by... More 

Thank acton28
Qingdao, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Nice and calm island which gives a new perspective on Qingdao. Enjoy the view and a short stroll in the early morning!

Thank pietchina
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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138 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

The entrance to Small Qingdao Island is beside Luxan Park, a China National Park, the park is inviting but be aware, the rocks beside the ocean are rugged and crossing them without athletic style shoes is not wise. Although taxis go out to the Island, most people walk from the main road. The admission is CNY 10. Several seafood restaurants... More 

1 Thank Robert R
Qingdao, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This was better when it had a fantastic cafe - there is a light house and great views of Qingdao from the water. go to the naval museum right beside it first as the entrance is on a different street but the exit is right on the entrance to the walkway to the island.

Thank HeatherBallantyne
Cologne, Germany
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12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

For a really small entrance fee you can pass a long pier and walk around a small island in front of Qingdao with a lighthouse. The park is nicely decorated, you will see pretty flowers and trees as well as some nice pieces of art (a statue with a lyra, that is really enchanting) During summer you can enjoy cold... More 

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