China Yacht Charter
China, located in East Asia, represent the world’s most populated country and offers numerous destinations well worth a visit on board a superyacht. Guests embarking on a China Yacht Charter have the opportunity to explore the vast diversity of her natural landscape and rich cultural heritage. China charter yachts will take you along the seemingly endless Chinese coastline along the Pacific Ocean, bounded by the Bohai, Yellow, East and South China Sea. China’s large sea surface is studded with more than 5,000 islands, of which Taiwan and Hainan are the largest. Below is a selection of some of China’s destinations to visit while aboard your preferred motor yacht, catamaran, sailing yacht or luxury superyacht. For more information contact us here.
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Dalian is situated on the southern tip of the Liaodong Peninsula and is amongst the numerous places for China luxury charter yachts to visit. Its long coastline and pleasant climate make the city a pleasant holiday destination. The flourishing coast of Dalian attracts a great variety of international events and activities, including the So!Dalian luxury yacht show. The Lushun area boast fantastic tourist resources, stunning seaside scenery, impressive remains of modern wars and the mysterious and colourful Snake Island. One of the most important beaches and summer resorts is the Dalian Beach. It spreads 25 miles along the coast and boast such picturesque hot-spots as the Wooden-Club Island, Fujiazhuang, Mt Baiyun, Xinghai and the Black-Rock Reefs.
Photo 1: Antique Dining Tang Palace; Photo 2: Sichuan Panda; Photo 3: Shanghai in China - Photo credits to Visit China Now;
Situated on the Jiaodong Peninsula on Jiaozhou Bay in the Yellow Sea in China, Qingdao is a city renowned for its blue sea and fresh air. Red-tiled-roof houses are typical to this area as well as the abundance of natural beauty and spectacular flora. Qingdao is popular amongst holiday makers and is a lovely destination to visit while on a China yacht rental. One of the most symbolic features is the city’s Qingdao Pier, dating back to 1897. The long winding coastline boast clear water and golden-sand beaches ideal for sunbathing and various water activities. If hiking and walking is your passion, Mt Laoshan (or Mount Lao) located about 24 miles east of Qingdao, offers unparalleled beauty and scenic views. It is also culturally significant thanks to its long affiliation with Taoism also referred to as one of the “cradles of Taoism”.
Hainan - Image credit to Visit China Now
Hainan represents the smallest and the southernmost province of People’s Republic of China. The main island of the province is the Hainan Island, which is regarded as a popular destination for tourist and guests on a China yacht charter holiday. Also known as the ‘oriental Hawaii’, Hainan’s tropical climate means that it is warm all throughout the year. There are numerous sand-beaches surrounded by the luscious tropical scenery, such as the Holiday Beach, Dongzhai Harbour Mangrove Natural Reserve Area, Dongjiao Coconut Plantation, Asian Dragon Bay and Wuzhizhou Island.
Hainan - Yalong Bay - Image credit to Visit China Now
Sanya, situated on the island of Hainan, boasts perhaps the most beautiful scenery and beaches of the island. It is renowned for its tropical climate and its high concentration of scenic attractions. The two hundred-kilometre coastal line is home to such attractions as the Yalong Bay, Dodonghai, Luhuitou Park, Tianya Haijiao, Haishan Qiguan, Nanshan Cultural Tourism Area and many more. In addition to the fabulous beaches and warm sea, rivers, harbours, thermal springs, caves, gardens, tropical plants and fascinating ethnic customs make Sanya a captivating destination to visit. Sanya’s seafood is a must try for any visitor. These mouthwatering dishes usually include such delicacies as steamed sea urchin, steamed scallops, steamed abalone larvae, raw lobster, crab porridge or the mantis prawns in salt and pepper. Other traditional dishes include Coconut Rice, Baoluo Rice Noodles, Qing by kiang or Bamboo Rice. Sanya is also home to the annual China Rendez-Vous luxury yacht show.
Shanghai yacht charter is another great destination to add to your itinerary when embarking on that China yacht rental vacation of your dreams. The city is situated along the coast of the East China Sea and the southern banks of the mouth of the Yangtze river. Shanghai is the largest metropolis in China and undoubtedly one of the most significant places when it comes to China’s ancient history. For the shopping aficionados Shanghai is the place to be, featuring China’s renowned N°1 Street as well as endless shopping centres and luxury boutiques alike. It is also a great place to dine, offering not only the famous 16 styles of Chinese food but also many international cuisines such as French, Russian, Italian, English, German , Japanese or Muslim.
One of the major sites to visit in Shanghai is the Yufo (Jade Buddha) Temple, built in 1882 representing the zen Buddhism. Another site is the Longhua Temple, constructed in 242. It is the oldest and the largest temple in Shanghai, boasting the original features of the Song Dynasty’s Jialan Zan Sect seven-hall design. The Shanghai Museum exhibits more than 120,000 Chinese art works and archeological findings. The building itself is also very impressive, resembling an ancient tripod when viewed sideways.
Shanghai sunset - Image credit to Visit China Now
Shenzhen is China’s modern financial and commercial metropolis. Even though it lacks the natural beauty of many other destinations of China, the city has compensated for this fact by developing countless outstanding theme parks and man-made scenic spots. Visitors arriving on their charter yachts will have the opportunity to enjoy the many contemporary attractions, including the renowned Window of the World theme park, located near the Shenzhen Bay. This park exhibits over 130 miniature cities from around the world. Another popular theme park is the Happy Valley (or Happy Kingdom) and includes nine theme projects such as the Spanish Square, Cartoon City, the Adventure Hill and the Maya Water Park. Other attraction to visit include the Xianhu Meisha Scenic Area, which offers two excellent beaches, the Xhianhu Botanical Garden, Safari Park and De Meisha. Beautiful panoramic views are offered by the Xili Lake Resort, situated in a quiet area, perfect for those seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city.
In addition to the above mentioned places there are numerous remote locations in China that are known for their verdant vegetation and exotic wildlife. China is a fantastic yacht charter destination in Asia, full of adventure, interesting culture and unique history. The country is a rich mix of modern cities and ancient civilisations. There is an endless amount of things to see and do while on a China luxury yacht charter, with your itinerary fully customised according to your preferences and desires. For more information about China yacht holidays or a list of China Charter Yachts, contact our charter brokers today. There is a selection of yachts available from motor yachts, catamarans and sailing yachts to luxury superyachts, to satisfy your needs. Whether you would like to go on a holiday with your friends and family, or host your business parterns and clients, we will endavour to find the best suitable yacht for you!