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Yantai Travel Guide, China

Yantai Overview, China -: the Hometown of Fruits

Yantai is situated in the Shandong province in China. Tourists who love to visit seaside places will love this place. The city is one of the most preferred tourist places primarily because of its favorable climatic conditions and picturesque landscapes. The city is lined with sun-kissed beaches and green coastlines.


Yantai is situated exactly in the midst of Shandong peninsula. The entire city is spread over an area of 13,000 sq kilometers. Overlooking the Liadong peninsula, Yantai is situated across Bohai Sea and the Huanghai Sea


Yantai is located in North China with monsoons as one of its most typical climate. The weather tends to remain warm and humid all year round. The average temperature in the region of Yantai never dips below 11.8 degrees Celsius.


Yantai is also better known as “hometown of fruits”. With its abundant production of fruits, it has successfully managed to develop a fruit industry of its own. Its abundant natural resources and minerals also contribute immensely to the economy. The economy here also receives an additional booster from the seafood and sea products, such as prawns, sea cucumbers, abalones and scallops. These fish products are exported to the rest of the country and the world.


Being situated along an extensive coastline, the area is famous for its huge palette of seafood. A large variety of seafood, fruits and vegetables are the specialty of this place. The region is also characteristically known for its wine production. This is the largest wine production base in Asia.


Yantai has abundant accommodation options for budget and luxury travelers. Binhai International Hotel is a renowned five star hotel in the region whereas Yantai Hotel near Seaside caters to economy travelers.


The city has been developing rapidly in the recent years. The rapidly developing economy has enabled the city to build an efficient transportation network. The transportation system of Yantai comprises of ships, trains, airplanes, buses and taxis.


Being a coastal city, Yantai boasts of a colossal platter of sea food. There are restaurants which specialize in cooking sea food in different styles. Some of the most popular restaurants include Penglaichun Restaurant, Shunshui-renqing, Juxiangyuan Casserole, and Yantai Renjia Old Restaurant. These are some of the restaurants which specialize in providing authentic Chinese sea food. Tourists who might be looking for western food can also visit Mingtien Coffee Language and Jack's Western Food.

You will just fall in love with this hometown of fruits, as it will offer everything that you’ve wished for.

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