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No.1 Bathing Beach, Qingdao
(3.1/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Reportedly the largest bathing beach in Asia, No.1 Bathing Beach attracts visitors with its soft sand, clear water, colorful fairytale-like chalets, and European ambience. Mild waves and a gentle slope make the spot ideal for swimming. The beach's history begins with the invasion of Germans in 1901, which turned it into an eminent entertainment spot opened only to foreigners. Local government renovated and expanded the beach during preparations for 2008 Olympic Games. The area now boasts bars and restaurants, ballrooms, beach volleyball courts, and over 900 showers. Arrange your visit to No.1 Bathing Beach and discover more family-friendly attractions in Qingdao using our Qingdao tour planner.
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  • I went during a holiday so it was crowded as you would expect. The water didn't look very clean and it didn't help when you saw signs warning you to be careful not to get stung by jellyfish. Qingdao b...  more »
  • This beach is the dirties beach I have ever seen in my life. There are plastic bottles, bags, broken glass and all other kind of rubbish on the beach and in the water. I did not even take a risk to de...  more »
  • Was Mama green grass ... Crowds of right next to the ... Nevertheless the continent!!! Just look at the photos would take away!
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