was a nameless island one thousand years ago. In the
Southern Song Dynaty (1127-1279 A.D.), it was named
Jiahe Island. In 1387, The city wall of Xiamen was built
to deter foreign invaders. In 1842, Xiamen became one
of the five treaty ports. Now it is an important port
for foreign trade, doing business with over 70 countries
and regions. Xiamen is the terminal of the Yingtan-Xiamen
Railway, and passenger ships sail between this port
and Hong Kong. The island covers an area of l00 sq.
km.) with a population of 3.7 million. Situated in the
subtropical zone, Xiamen has warm weather all year round.
In the coldest month, the average temperature is above
53° Fahrenheit (12° Celsius) while in the hottest
month it averages 82° Fahrenheit (28° Celsius).
The port is always busy with ships coming and going.
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tours which including private Xiamen tour packages and
group big bus day trips. The following tours are for
your reference. There are many other tour attractions
you can choose. We are always ready to tailor make a
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can have more tourist destinations included: Beijing,
Fuzhou, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Nanchang, Jiujiang,
or Yangtse River. Just send us an email to get our travel
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