There are plenty of places to hike around Dalian, Northeast China’s Liaoning province. And with autumn and the seven-day National Holiday approaching, now is probably the best time to go and explore the great outdoors.
Here are some of the top hiking routes to take around the city:
1. Paotai Mountain – Linhaiting – Yanlinhai Road – Yingbin Road
From the top of the mountain, visitors are able to get breathtaking views of the city.
Recommended hiking time: three hours
2. Dalian Botanical Garden – Haizhiyun Park
This hiking route is popular among local residents, thanks to its clear walkways and lack of obstructions.
Recommended hiking time: two to three hours