The Ningbo Rundown
Lying in the east of Zhejiang, Ningbo is situated on the coastline of southern China. As one of its oldest cities, there is an abundance of history and culture that showcases strong Buddhist connections with extraordinary temples. Visitors will enjoy touring the Asoka Temple, full of relics, the Tiantong Temple and the Baoguo Temple, which is one of the best-preserved structures.
Ningbo is surrounded by beautiful natural scenery of the Siming and Tiantai mountains. The Tianhe Scenic Area is a great place for travellers to view the area. Here there are several scenic spots like Big Pine Creek Canyon and the Double Peak Forest Park. The canyon stretches for 20 km (12 miles) and is filled with peaks and majestic waterfalls. Other places to visit are the numerous hot springs like the Nanxi Hot Spring. The Ningbo Zoo is a fun place to take the kids and features many animals. From waterfalls to hiking and religious expeditions, Ningbo will be a memorable holiday experience when visiting China.
When To Go
Ningbo has a subtropical climate that includes monsoons. High humidity combined with distinctive seasons make up Ningbo, a destination that can be visited throughout the year. In the month of July, hot weather is prevalent whereas January features winter temperatures and frost. The annual precipitation of Ningbo averages about 1,300-1,400 mm (51-55 inches).
- December through February: Daily high 4°C (39°F)
- March through May: Daily high 14°C (57°F)
- June through September: Daily high 28°C (82°F)
- October and November: Daily high 18°C (64°F)
The Ningbo South Bus Station runs from Shanghai/Hangzhou, and the trip takes about three hours. Some hotels offer luxury coach services from hotels in Shanghai to corresponding hotels in Ningbo.
By train, the Ningbo South Railway Station is located downtown. Most accommodations can be reached by taxi.
Flights to Ningbo will be through the Ningbo Lishe Airport. The airport is located in downtown Ningbo and has shuttle bus service to the South Ningbo Railway Station. Many airlines are served from the Ningbo Lishe Airport.
- Bus: Ningbo South Bus Station
- Train: Ningbo South Railway Station
- Air: Ningbo Lishe Airport
25 hotels in Ningbo, CN
188 Wangchun Road, Haishu District, Ningbo Zhejiang Map
Elegant and luxurious, Howard Johnson Sunshine Plaza Ningbo makes for an ideal retreat for discerning travellers visiting Ningbo. This hotel offers top-notch accommodations, sophisticated... More
Sofitel Wanda Ningbo is a unique hotel with luxurious interiors. The hotel is an ideal choice for leisure and business travellers. This property is situated next to the second largest business... More
No. 505 South Kangzhuang Road Map
"GreenTree Inn Ningbo Jiangbei Zhuangqiao Train Station Express Hotel is located in No. 505 South Kangzhuang Road,Jiangbei District,Ningbo.It is in yuyao city direction by the road, near... More
No.22,Lane 42,Xingning Road Map
GreenTree Inn Ningbo Railway Station Xingning Road Seagull Business Hotel is located in No.22, Lane 42, Xingning Road, Ningbo, Zhejiang. It is near the lihuili hosptial and the traffic police... More
Offering comfortable accommodation, quality service and a pleasant environment, Orange Hotel Huaishulu Ningbo is a perfect holiday destination for tourists to experience a relaxing vacation in the... More
Featuring comfortable accommodations surrounded by historic sites, Haiju Grand Hotel Ningbo makes for an ideal base for holidaymakers exploring the seaport city of Ningbo. From the hotel, guests... More
69Taodu Road ,Old Bund, Jiangbei District, Ningbo Map
Featuring elegant accommodations and full-service units by the river in Old Bund, Wentworth Hotel & Serviced Apartment Ningbo makes for a convenient base in Jiangbei District. Apart from exploring... More
With contemporary accommodations set near Ningbo International Conference and Exhibition Center, Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Ningbo makes for a suitable base for travellers in this side of China.... More
Pan Pacific Hotel Ningbo invites corporate travellers and tourists to luxurious accommodations in the bustling New Eastern City. The Ningbo complex places guests four kilometres to Ningbo... More