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Laoshan Scenic Area

Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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One of China's most celebrated scenic areas, Laoshan presents a panorama of mountains, cliffs, waterfalls and temples.
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Laoshan Scenic Area Dedicated Road, Laoshan District, Qingdao 266100, China
+86 532 8889 8866
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 May 2014

The Laoshan district is large, and this review covers the southern coastal area and the peak of Lao Shan itself. TA has a separate review for the northern Beijiushui waterfall area, which I recommend equally. By bus, get on a 104 or 304 from the...More

10  Thank johnnychips
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Do not take those tour cabs who offer a ride to laoshan. They will start with a price and then ask for more once it's finished. Once you arrive at laoshan, there's a 5 minutes cable car to the top with fake carvings in rocks...More

6  Thank Dawei113
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Reviewed 5 days ago

we got our hotel to reccommend and area, the one with the cable car and the Tao temple. Went by taxi, plenty to take on way home but had to haggle over price. With our destination written in chinese we found our way to the...More

Thank roeyNeEngland
Reviewed 1 week ago

As my friend in Qingdao brought me to go by driving, but we have to stop at the entry and buy the entry ticket with their bus service to continue the visit in Laoshan, otherwise you can hire a local tourist guide who is holding...More

Thank paxson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love nature then this is a must go place, a breath taking view beholds you once you are at the top.... You don't wanna come down :-)

Thank sagirkadri
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good experience, very beautiful scenic area...Did a little hiking, then took the air carts to the top

Thank sherwynag
Reviewed 12 October 2018

What a view and eye opener if you are a first time Qingtao visitor.Very historic and lots to see and do

Thank wengloktoh
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

It is more than just mountain. The drive from city there was easy and scenic with views of ocean and tea plantation along the way. A lot of spots to catch the spectacular views. They have cable car to bring tourist up to the hill...More

Thank Gladys K
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

That’s the fastest way to the top. We were there on a Sunday so it’s quite crowded but not to the point of it being uncomfortable. At the base have a choice of walking or taking the bus up to the cable car area. We...More

1  Thank Dustbusters
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Ten years since I was here, they build up a bus terminal so that all people must board a bus to reach the cable car station, and take the cable car to the top. At the top station there are 3000 steps to reach the...More

3  Thank ChetLau
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Very organised scenic location. Need to use the scenic tour bus for all sight seeings. Almost all Drop off points is a short distant from the scenic spot. Strict n high tech check on each entrance using the bar code scan on the ticket and...More

1  Thank ahliao
Reviewed 4 June 2018

A must see. Beautiful scenery, stunning walks. If you are in Qingdao you have to take the time to go on one of the tours, it is well worth it. Be prepared for some steep climbs, the views are definitely worth every step.

4  Thank HamishK46
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Jordan P
25 January 2018|
Response from DAsianTraveller | Reviewed this property |
apparently you can't get to Jufeng park if you are a foreigner..
21 April 2017|
Response from chenchenchen2016 | Reviewed this property |
it usded 1 or half day there up to a routh you choose. You can take a bus from ticken gate for 20 minute then take a cabin(40-60 RMB) 10 minute after that hike to the top around 1-1.30 hrs. There have beautiful viwe and... More