Reasons To Visit Yiwu
Yiwu is a fairly large city with a population of over 1 million people and is a popular travel destination with locals in China known for its vibrant markets and many interesting historic landmarks like the Guyue Bridge from the 13th century. Be sure to check out some of the museums in the city like the Yiwu Museum, or catch a sporting event at Yiwu Stadium. In addition to this, the city caters well for families with children with attractions like Yiwu Paradise theme park and Ocean World offering a fun day out for all the family. Just a short trip from the city is Hangzhou, one of China’s most popular cities known for its incredible range of historic landmarks and stunning beauty.
Arriving In Yiwu
Yiwu Airport is located just 5 km away from Yiwu and handles a range of domestic and regional flights. The airport recently opened up a brand-new international terminal in 2014 and also has a domestic terminal. If you are looking to book flights from the UAE to Yiwu it won’t be possible to make the journey nonstop as there are no airlines providing direct flights. However, there are a couple of flight options available which would involve just a single transfer to make your trip more comfortable.
At Yiwu Airport you will find all of the amenities and facilities you would need for a pleasant stay. Along with a few different shops, the airport offers plenty of dining and drinking choices so you can satisfy your appetite before flying out. When your flight has arrived at the airport, the easiest way to travel into the city is by taxi.
Yiwu Travel Information
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As a UAE national flying to China, you will need a valid visa so remember to make a visa application before catching your flight. In Yiwu you can expect warm temperatures over the summer with average highs exceeding 30 degrees from June until August, although it can get chilly over the winter so make sure you pack warm clothing. You will need to put your clocks forward by four hours to get on local time in Yiwu, while prices in the city will be cheaper for things like travel and accommodation compared to the UAE.
* This information is correct as of March 2018
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