Shandong province, with a history of more than 5,000 years, it is an important coastal province in East China. This province is blessed with ancient history, breathtaking attractions, and wonderful culture.
Qingdao, located in the east part of Shandong Peninsula. It is a famous coastal tourist city, which is also known as Switzerland of Orient, has the largest bathing beach in Asia. Red roofs, green trees, blue sea, and azure sky are a typical local view that amazes everyone who comes here. it is surrounded by mountains and seas, which endow Qingdao with a picturesque natural landscape and pleasant climate.
Qufu, considered one of the birthplaces of Chinese civilization and the hometown of Confucius, attracts all by its "Three Confucian Sites". The most famous attractions are the Temple of Confucius (Kong Miao), The Tomb of Confucius (Kong Ling) and Kong Family Mansion (Kong Fu), which are now called the Three Kongs. The Three Kongs were listed in the World Cultural Heritage by UNESCO in 1994.
Shandong province is also considered the birthplace of China's pottery, porcelain and silk. Throughout the province the tourist can find traditional items like the clocks and watches of Yantai, the porcelain of Zibo, the kites of Weifang and the shell-carving and beer of Qingdao.
Just to explore the Shandong for yourself! Welcome to friendly Shandong!
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