Xiamen is located on the Southeast coast of China and is famous for its beautiful seascape. It has always been a major trading port and was also one of the earliest special economic zones of China. Climatically, Xiamen enjoys a sub-tropical climate with mild weather year round except some months when it might suffer a typhoon. Recently, it was voted as the 'second most liveable city in China'.
Xiamen’s economy runs on tourism, foreign investments and primary occupations like fishing, ship building, tanning and textiles to name a few. With its natural wonders and historical monuments, international standard golf courses, Xiamen comes up as the ideal tourist city. Tourists are highly recommended to shop for some local delights like tea leaves, fruits like sugarcanes, olive and longans and various sea products.
Marco Polo Xiamen is located 15 minutes from the airport (by taxi) and it is in walking distance to the famous shopping district of Zonghshan. Local attractions like the Nanputuo Temple and Xiamen Culture and Arts Centre are reachable within 10 – 15 minutes by car. Other attractions can be reached in an average time of half hour.
The hotel is easily accessible from the airport by:
- Taxi- 15 Minutes
- Bus - 30 Minutes
- Scheduled Shuttle Bus Service
- Limousine Service