China - Shandong (Chapter)
This is the Shangdong chapter from Lonely Planet’s China guidebook.
Steeped in natural and supernatural allure, the Shandong peninsula on China’s northeastern coast is legendary. Its captivating landscape – a fertile flood plain fed by rivers and underground springs, capped by granite peaks and framed in wild coastline – inspires wonder.
- climb the slopes of the sacred Taoist mountain of Tai Shan, where stones speak the wisdom of millennia
- chill by the sea in Qingdao with a pitcher of China’s most famous brew
- peruse the ancient home town of Confucius, Qufu
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Ji’nan, Zhujiayu, Tai’an, Tai Shan, Qufu, Zoucheng, Qingdao, Lao Shan, Yantai, Penglai.
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