Fujian Province Guide

General Introduction to Fujian Province

Fujian ProvinceFujian is a province on the southeast coast of China. Fujian borders Zhejiang to the north, Jiangxi to the west, and Guangdong to the south. Taiwan lies to the east, across the Taiwan Strait. The name Fujian came from the combination of Fuzhou and Jian'ou, two cities in Fujian, during the Tang Dynasty. It is one of the most culturally and linguistically diverse provinces in China with Han Chinese majority.


Fujian Province, with its capital Fuzhou, is on China's southeastern coast. It faces the island province of Taiwan across Taiwan Strait to the east. Neighboring provinces are Zhejiang to the north, Jiangxi to the west, and Guangdong to the south. Fujian occupies an area of around 120,000 square kilometers (about 46,335 square miles). Its permanent resident population is slightly above 34.7 million. Many minority ethnic groups live in Fujian province: Hui, Miao and Manchu.



When to Go Fujian

Fujian has a warm and humid climate. Rainfall is rich in this region. Temperature in Fujian ranges from a low of 17C to a high of 21C. The best time to visit Fujian is Spring and Autumn. Winter is not cold here while the summer is not too hot. If you are a real traveler, you can visit Fujian province all year round.


What to See in Fujian Province

Fujian is a famous tourist destination in China. There are historical sites and rich natural landscape in this province. Famous attractions are including Wuyi Mountain, Earth Towers of Hakkas. Famous tea Oolong is also produced in Fujian province. Xiamen is the most popular tourist destination in Fujian province.


Top Ten Cities in Fujian Province

Fujian has long history and rich culture. In Fujian, you will enjoy some famous historical sites and beautiful landscape. There are more than 8 cities in Fujian province. Famous tourist cities including Xiamen, Putian, Quanzhou and Fuzhou. Fuzhou is the capital city of Fujian province.


Xiamen cityXiamen City

Quanzhou CityQuanzhou City

PutianPutian City

LongyanLongyan City

Sanming   Sanming City

Zhangzhou Zhangzhou City

Nanping Nanping City

 	Ningde Ningde City


Fujian Travel Tips

1.If there is no direct flight to Fuzhou, I am sure that there are flights to Xiamen from Jakarta. I am wondering Yangxi is in Fuqing, not Jin'an?

2.travelers and teachers beware, fu an fujian,, very inhospitable, few services, dirty, unfriendly. beware proceed with caution, watch you belongings

3.From Macau, you should get to Gongbei Border first. If you want to visit Zhuhai, you can find direct bus at the border terminal to Guangzhou.

4. Singapore has direct and connecting flights to Xiamen city, Fujian Province. You can take the flights to xiamen first.