Gulangyu Island is located to the south-west part of Xiamen Main Island. The Lujiang River between Xiamen Main Island and Gulangyu Island who is actually a strait. It is 600 metres wide and takes five minutes by ferry to reach. A year-round balmy climate and a vehicle-free environment with birds’ singing and the fragrance of flowers in the air bestow on it the nickname ‘Garden in the Sea’. There are scenic spots such as Sunlight Rock, Shu Zhuang Garden, Haoyue Park, Yu Garden, Island Ring Road, Gulang Stone, various theme museums, Zheng Chenggong Memorial Hall, Underwater World and a natural bathing beach among other sites, all of which harmoniously integrate history, culture and natural scenery.