Fuzhou: the traditional and the modern combined in a fabulous natural setting!
Spend time in Fuzhou to discover the flourishing cultural and economic capital of south-east China. This booming city in Fujian province is an unforgettable destination for many reasons. It is by the sea which gives it a pleasant oceanic climate all year round and encourages lush vegetation to bloom. You can stroll through the famous parks, enjoy the fantastic sea and mountain panorama and immerse yourself in this city where dizzying skyscrapers stand alongside historic buildings brimming with unparalleled Chinese cultural heritage.
What to see and do in Fuzhou
The capital of Fujian province provides a unique natural setting. Nicknamed the “pearl of the Fuzhou gardens”, West Lake Park is the ideal place for a walk. Then there’s the paradisiacal National Forest Park, where you can observe local flora and fauna. Why not climb one of the many peaks in the region, such as Gushan Mountain? Here you’ll discover picturesque landscapes dotted with caves, waterfalls and temples. If you venture to one of the many islands along the coast, such as Beigan, you can try some of the region’s delicious culinary specialities.
In the city centre you can visit historic locations such as Dizang and Hualin Temples or the Three Lanes and Seven Alleys area with its traditional architecture. Finally, a trip along Chixian Ytiao shopping street will delight shopaholics and give you a chance to buy some souvenirs typical of Chinese culture - the perfect way to remember your unforgettable time in Fuzhou!
Fuzhou in pictures
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How to get to Fuzhou from Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport
Departures terminal for Fuzhou
The departures terminal for flights between Paris and Fuzhou operated by Xiamen Air is Terminal 2C at Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport.
Find all the information on your airline on our dedicated XiamenAir page and learn more about your terminal on the Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport terminal maps page.
Reach the city of Fuzhou from Fuzhou Changle Airport
Flights are operated by XiamenAir and land at Fuzhou Changle International Airport.
On arrival, there are two ways to travel into Fuzhou city centre:
● By bus: shuttles depart from the airport. The journey takes around an hour.
● By taxi: this is the quicker option, taking around 40 minutes and costing at least 80 RMB.
Parking at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport
If you are driving to Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport in your own vehicle, you can leave it in a car park close to your departures terminal for Fuzhou (Terminal 2C).
Discover our special offers and book your parking space on the Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport car parks page.
Boarding lounge services for travellers
While you wait in the boarding lounge for your flight to Fuzhou, you can enjoy the many services on offer at Paris-CDG including free Wi-Fi, games and relaxation areas, shops and places to eat.
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