What to Do around The Westin Fuzhou Minjiang
Collected by Westin AFAR
Located in the beautiful Min River Valley between Shanghai and Hong Kong, Fuzhou has maintained its influence as an international port and multicultural center. With numerous hot springs, temples, museums, markets, and day trips to wilderness, it's a dream for visitors.
Tian Hu Hua Yuan （ Xin Min Lu ）, HuanXiHu ShangQuan, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
The St. Dominic Cathedral is the main place of worship for Catholics in Fuzhou. Formerly known as the Pan-Ship Oura Catholic Church, it was built in 1932 and later closed for other uses following the Cultural Revolution, reopening again in 1985....
92 East St, WuSi Lu ZhongYang ShangWu Qu, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
Whether you're looking for a workout or a rejuvenating experience, take a class at Om Yoga. Unlike many studios, Om takes a holistic approach, so they offer workshops spanning all theories and teachings. Their specialist teachers will guide you...
Gutian Rd, WuYi ShangQuan, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
While in Fuzhou you're bound to see some young, immaculately dressed soldiers preforming their duties, and the central Wuyi Square is a great place to spot them. At sunrise and sunset they ceremoniously raise the national flag, and in the mornings...
China, Fujian, Fuzhou Shi, Cangshan Qu, 复园路12 邮政编码: 350007
Fuzhou's Student Street Market has everything a shopper could desire, from clothes, to souvenirs, to art, and more. With a plethora of street vendors and local restaurants, there is an endless world of culinary treats to explore. Student Street is...
China, Fujian Sheng, Fuzhou Shi, Cangshan Qu, 江滨休闲路 邮政编码: 350002
Minjiang Park features four miles of leisure space at water's edge for residents and visitors to explore. As Fuzhou's largest open park, the vast grounds feature sculptures and nine distinct spaces that pay tribute to the culture of the Minjiang...
Nan Hou Jie, DongJieKou ShangQuan, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
In the heart of Fuzhou's modern city lies San Fang Qi Xiang, one of the largest preserved historic districts in China. For nearly a thousand years these 'three lanes and seven alleys' have remained while the modern city has risen and spread out...
16 Aomen Rd, DongJieKou ShangQuan, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
For history and culture visit the memorial of Lin Zexu: national hero, scholar, and official of the Qing Dynasty. Know for his advocacy against English-imposed opium imports, Lin Zexu continues to serve as an inspiration and principal figure in...
212 Wusi Rd, WuSi Lu ZhongYang ShangWu Qu, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
Min Opera, also called Fuzhou Opera, shares the development of Fuzhou culture and performance art in a unique way. The beautiful style of folkloric opera is sung in the Fuzhou dialect, accompanied by traditional flutes and drums. The opera style...
Jin'an, Fuzhou, China
This pretty park is easy to get to, just 30 minutes from central Fuzhou. There are so many things to do here: visit the aviary, walk through the bamboo forest, ride the giant slide. If you have time, shop for fresh food at the market and bring it...
Yongtai, Fuzhou, Fujian, China
With abundant, exotic flora and fauna, the Lefeng Chibi Scenic Area is a must-visit site just outside Fuzhou City. The rugged scenery and views alone are worth the trip; however, for the more active outdoor traveler, there are abundant actives,...
Changle N Rd, DongQu ShangQuan, Jinan Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350011
Outside Fuzhou on the White Cloud Peak of Gushan Mountain sits the Buddhist Yongquan Temple. While it is famed for its pottery pagodas, intricate architecture, and ancient Buddhist scriptures, it's a great place to eat as well. After the...
China, Fujian, Fuzhou Shi, Yongtai Xian, 青云山景区
Atop Qingyun Mountain, overlooking the terraced hillsides, you'll forget you're just outside the bustle of Fuzhou. The mountain offers various ways to immerse yourself in nature: stroll through flowery meadows, visit ancient sites, hike to the...
Gongye Rd, LiMing ShangQuan, Taijiang Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
The Baolong City Plaza is much more than a shopping mall. Inside, you'll find the expected little shops, but in addition they boast an international cinema, hanging artworks, a five-story department store, and a two-floor grocery store. However,...
Lianjiang, Fuzhou, China
Chinese hot springs share a 1,000-year history dating back to the Tang Dynasty; their development and utilization has been a unique resource for relaxation and well being, especially in Fuzhou. Pools are kept at different temperatures, so there's...
70 Hubin Rd, HuanXiHu ShangQuan, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
Fuzhou's West Lake Park is one of the most scenic and exciting locations to visit in the city. Located on an islet in the middle of West Lake, the park houses multiple small amusements as well as exhibits. For those looking to peruse the sights,...
88 Mengshan Rd, HuanXiHu ShangQuan, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
Tucked away discretely on the base of Dameng Mountain, Fuzhou Panda World is one of Fuzhou's most exotic and extraordinary sights. This large zoo is host to China's iconic Panda bear, and currently happens to be home to the oldest Panda in...
Hua Lin Si （ Hua Lin Lu ）, WuSi Lu ZhongYang ShangWu Qu, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350003
Hualin (华林) means "flowery forest," so every city in China tends to have a Hualin Temple, Hualin Road, and so on. What makes this building unique is that it's the oldest wooden structure in all of South China. Originally a prominent community...
96 Hutou St, HuanXiHu ShangQuan, Gulou Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350001
The Fujian Museum, located in Fuzhou's West Lake Park, is one of the better museums in China. Its exhibitions are expansive and well-curated, and descriptions are in both English and Chinese. The museum has around 170,000 items, of which they...
193 County Rd, Jinan Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China
If you enjoy bizarre activities like skiing on grass, lugeing on grass, weird Chinese zip-lining, and zorbing, you need to visit Fei Gorge. There are more than a dozen acres of artificial grass devoted to weird fun here. You'll also see more...
117 Changle N Rd, DongQu ShangQuan, Jinan Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350011
Han and Tang Dynasty Culture City is a 30,000-square-meter space devoted to the rich history of Fuzhou. The Shoushan stone exhibition and various paintings and antiques are quite interesting, but the highlight is the Tea Center. Here you'll find...
30 Junzhu Rd, Mawei Qu, Fuzhou Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 350015
The old dockyards on the outskirts of Fuzhou are worth a visit for naval or history buffs. They host old ships like a frigate from the 1940s. For 30RMB ($4.50), you can visit a museum that memorializes the Battle of Majiang and stroll around the...
Fuqing, Fuzhou, Fujian, China
Most practicing Taoists are vegetarian, so it's no surprise that a Taoist temple would have great vegetarian food. The fare here is very simple: lots of steamed veggies with grains and rice, but it's healthy and filling. A meal is also very...
- 1 Weekend Getaways This Coastal California Getaway Is the Big Sur You Haven’t Heard of . . . Yet
- 2 News and Openings 10 Reasons to Go to London This Fall
- 3 Travel News Greece Bans Anyone Over 220 Pounds From Riding Santorini’s Donkeys
- 4 Travel News New Zealand’s Most Beautiful Train Ride Is Reopening in December
- 5 Travel News Here’s Why It Seems Like Everyone Is Going to Portugal Right Now