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Riguang Mountain, Xiamen

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Climb to the top of Riguang Mountain for panoramic views of the surrounding area. Known locally as Sunlight Rock, this mountain stands at 93 m (305 ft) above sea level, making it the highest peak in the Gulangyu Islet. Take the narrow stairway all the way to the top, and bring water and sunscreen. Although the climb is easy to moderate, those with walking difficulties may find this a challenge. By using our Xiamen trip planner , you can arrange your visit to Riguang Mountain and other attractions in Xiamen.
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  • Sunlight Rock is the most famous scenic spot in Gulangyu and is the highest point of the island. Hence, hordes of tour groups would head to this attraction. Entrance fee is 60 rmb. I bought the combo ...  more »
  • Walking around the island, you clearly understand that the 3 tallest landmarks. I climbed on everything and not regret afterwards. Love hiking and upgrades including. very beautiful view, stands to make a photo!
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  • A lot of people, not cheap, have time to buy a 100, but even a price of 60 is worth it. It's the highest point in Lang, and the photos taken from above are beautiful. Be careful when you fall down.
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