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Address: Within the county, Shantou 515900, China
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Away from the city

If you are bored with Shantou city and will like a short break away from the city, you can cross over to the island of Nan'ao. It is about an hour away and accessible via the... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2016
Singapore, Singapore
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

The construction of the 9341m NanaO bridge will definitely ensure many future visitors to this beautiful Pearl of an island - great seafood, historical Singjing Park & Gold Silver rock point & more.Worth an explore for sure

Thank KKJL
Wuhan, China
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Nan'ao there is a long bridge now ,convenience .we ,a lot of people, have a good time . huge windmill stand the mountain ridge

Thank dinynid
Hong Kong, China
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65 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It's an island not far from Shantou city. It's linked to the mainland by a bridge. There are many activities on this island one can do. I did some walking in the national park where there are many rocks. At the high point you can have a panorama of the island. There are beaches. Seafood is not particularly good.

Thank Wun Tong L
Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I love the environment of the island. As a photographer, I am interested in the various locations in the island. The beach, the fishing boats, the seafood and .....................are many items that I am interested. I will come back again in the near future.

Thank lipsengtan_frps
Singapore, Singapore
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692 reviews
305 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

If you are bored with Shantou city and will like a short break away from the city, you can cross over to the island of Nan'ao. It is about an hour away and accessible via the toll bridge. The beach looks inviting with some water scooter and swimming if weather permits. Fresh seafood on the island too.

1 Thank Erico2709
Shantou, China
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Good place, in a summer can take a water motorbikes!! It's cool place for have a rest with friends! A lot of cafes!beautiful place

Thank alina1008
Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Took a day-trip (RMB198.- nett per pax, includes lunch). Interesting fishing island about 45 minutes drive away from Shantou. Worth visiting if you have time..

3 Thank zorin9000
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2013

Visited Nan'ao Island as part of our Shantou tour. Spend a night on the island (at Nan'ao Xin Tao resort). Spent 40 minutes to get there by ferry. A bridge that will link the island to mainland is still under construction. We visited some attractions on the island including the Song Well (a well dug by the Song's dynasty army),... More 

4 Thank GreenNerdy
Singapore, Singapore
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37 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2012

I booked this trip through my hotel recommendation and find that the island is of average standard to me. The ferry from Shantou (Chenghai County) to Nan Ao was not punctual as it was not a peak period when I visited. I was told to take the 9 am ferry but only got on at 9.30 am. The ferry was... More 

2 Thank Jayden_Ng

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