Shantou Attractions

Shantou is the only city in China that possesses its own continental sea, and it is very rich in natural scenery, cultural relics, and folk customs. On one side, the natural scenic spots feature vast ocean views, unique rocks, and grandiose karst caves owing to its geographical location; on the other side, Shantou is host to a number of ancient and well-preserved architectural clusters. The main attractions in the city include the Queshi Scenic and Historic Interest Area, Nan'ao Island, the former residence of Mr. Chen Cihong, and Mayu Island.