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Explore the Golden Area - Free trip to Ningde for electric motor expo & sightseeing

Updated: 2015-05-14
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Combining a business trip with a vacation is a hot new trend. Traveling for business doesn't mean you have to leave all the fun at home. If you are in the field of electric machinery, an exhibition held in Ningde this June will offer you a great opportunity to explore the latest trends in the industry as well as explore the extraordinary natural beauty of eastern Fujian - and it will be FREE!

The 6th Cross-Strait Electric Motor and Appliance Exposition will be held from the 13th to 15th of June this year. It is one of the biggest and most professional fairs of the electric motor industry in South China. It is also China’s leading sourcing fair for small and medium-sized motors, generators, gensets and water pumps. More than 12,000 exhibitors and visitors participated in the event last year. The 6th Ningde Investment Fair will be held simultaneously and will offer great business opportunities for visitors.

The organizing committee will offer free access to the expo, free dining, accommodation and a complimentary Taimu Moutain tour to potential visitors who are interested in the expo and fair and are engaged in related businesses and trade.

The city of Ningde, located in the eastern costal area of Fujian Province, is regarded as the Golden Area of the West-Straits Economic Area for its thriving business environment and fantastic tourist attractions. After the exhibition, you can take the chance to further explore the city. The following are some of the most beautiful and interesting places in Ningde.

Ningde Global Geopark 宁德世界地质公园
The park consists of three scenic areas: Baishuiyang, Baiyun Mountain and Taimu Mountain. The park is characterized by splendid miarolite mountainous land formations, gorgeous volcanic land formations and a riverbed that leads to waterfalls, deep pools and other coastal and island attractions. Its various landforms create a rich, colorful and unique combination of settings.

Baishuiyang 白水洋
 

The summer water resort has three large shallow pools, and the largest is 40,000 square meters. Its riverbed is made of a single flat rock and is clean without pebbles. Lying on your back, the smooth stream will take you to move along the 100-metre natural water slide without hurting your skin.

 

Of the three large shallow pools, the largest is 40,000 square meters , and at its widest the pool is 182 meters from bank to bank.

 

Throughout the river’s course the water is ankle deep.

How to get there:

Take bus (2 hours) from Ningde Bus Station to Pingnan(屏南), take bus (30 minutes) from Pingnan (屏南) to Baishuiyang(白水洋). 

Admission: RMB 120

Opening Hour: 8:00 -17:30

 

Taimu Mountain 太姥山

 

Embraced by the view of the sea on three sides, and with its jagged limestone peaks perpetually wrapped in mist, the mountain is a magnificent place for hiking.

 

The mountain features steep peaks, caves, brooks, waterfalls and ancient temples.

 

The marvelous view of the mountain from afar has earned itself the beautiful name "immortal mountain on the sea."

How to get there:
From Taimu Mountain Railway Station: Take bus or taxi (about 15 minutes) to Qinyu Town (秦屿镇) - Taimu Mountain (太姥山)

The taxi fare in Ningde is RMB7 at flag fall for the first 2 km and RMB 1.6 per km thereafter. The ferry is RMB50/person.

Admission: RMB 115
Opening Hour: 8:00--17:00

 

Baiyun Moutain 白云山

 
This place is famous for numerous potholes, flow-erosion grooves and troughs, and vertical arc-shaped grooves developed on river courses and cliff walls.

 

 

 

How to get there:

Take train (12 minutes) from Ningde (宁德) to Fu’an (福安), take bus or taxi (15-30 minutes) to Muyang (穆阳) - Baiyuan Mountain (白云山).

The taxi fare in Ningde is RMB7 at flag fall for the first 2 km and RMB 1.6 per km thereafter. The ferry is RMB50/person.
Admission: RMB 80
Opening Hour: 8:00--17:00 

 

Dayushan Island 大嵛山岛
The island, known for its green hills, crystal clear lakes, vast grasslands and peaceful deep blue sea, has been ranked as one of China's top 10 most beautiful islands by the Chinese National Geography Magazine.

 

As the highest island in Fujian, the island reaches 541.4 metres above sea level.

 

Ideal for camping - The surrounding hill slopes are quite gentle, with occasional patches of reed plants.

 

How to get there:

1) From Xiapu Railway Station: Take bus or taxi (about 1 hour) to Sansha Town (三沙镇) - Guzhen Dock (古镇码头) - Take a ferry (about 30 minutes) to the island.

2) From Taimu Mountain Railway Station: Take yellow bus (about 15 minutes) to Qinyu Town (秦屿镇) or Taimushan Town (太姥山镇), take bus (20 -30 minutes) to Yujing Dock (渔井码头), take a ferry (about 30 minutes) to the island.

The taxi fare in Ningde is RMB7 at flag fall for the first 2 km and RMB 1.6 per km thereafter. The ferry is RMB50/person.

 

Floating Village - Sandu'ao 三都澳
A huge floating fishing village, the inhabitants need not set foot on land in their every day living. They have their own floating mail posts, police station, restaurants and convenience stores, and their own emergency phone numbers. It is Sandu'ao in Ningde (also called Future Water World.) Sandu'ao is a village built to float.

 

As the largest community on the sea in China, most of the residents here earn a living by fishing and ocean farming.

 

It is fast gaining popularity in becoming an area of aqua agricultural tourism and seafood distribution centre in the area.

 

Located in the southeast of Jiaocheng District, Ningde City, Fujian Province, 30 kilometers to downtown Ningde, and at the entrance to the coastal East Fujian, it is a natural harbor rarely seen any where in the world.

 

How to get there: There are local buses or taxis that connect to Cheng'ao 城澳 which then link to Sandu'ao by boat. The local bus fare is about 11rmb and takes about 45mins to an hour. The boat to Sandu'ao takes 10mins and cost around 30rmb. The taxi fare in Ningde is RMB7 at flag fall for the first 2 km and RMB 1.6 per km thereafter.

 

Agenda for complimentary Ningde Group Tour:

June 12th:
--Afternoon: Gather at Ningde Railway Station (or Fuzhou airport)
--Take free bus to Ningde Hotel
--Invitation dinner party
June 13th:
-- Morning:
Exposition opening ceremony and exhibition visit
-- Afternoon:
Investment fair visit
-- 3pm-6pm: Ningde City tour
June 14th:
Ningde Global GeoPark-Taimu Mountain tour, one of the most attractive places in Fujian.
Back to bus station or airport.

For more information, please contact Angeline Wang at 180-2072-9551 (English), or email angeline.wang@valuedshow.com

For registration as a buyer, please go to www.chinamotorexpo.com/english/
* Official Website for the Exposition: www.chinamotorexpo.com/en

Note:
Please wear formal business suits for the exhibition; no kids and no mates, as it is a business event.

For more about the 6th Cross-Strait Electric Motor and Appliance Exposition, please follow this link

http://www.whatsonxiamen.com/event4387.html

http://www.whatsonxiamen.com/event4401.html

 

SOURCE: WOX Travel

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