Reasons to Recommend: The Old Bund is located in Sanjiangkou, the center of Ningbo, and its history begins 20 years before that of the Bund in Shanghai. Today, the Old Bund still retains a large number of beautiful old European-style buildings, most of which have been converted into bars and restaurants, forming a leisure area with a very distinct atmosphere and becoming one of the primary attractions in Ningbo. It is quiet here during the day, with visitors in twos and threes strolling around the street and examining the old buildings. In the evening, the street becomes very lively, and the sound of music wafts out of the various bars. Lovers walk along the river and admire the charming night of Sanjiangkou in a romantic evening getaway. In the summer, the Li River is also a nice place to escape the heat for a while.
Reasons to Recommend: Nantang Old Street is located outside the south gate of Ningbo Ancient City. It used to be the “Nanmen Three Markets”, housing the old Ningbo trades and cultures. It is also one of the eight historical streets in Ningbo. Nantang Traditional Street also features many cultural and historical sites, including former residence of Yuan Xie (one of the "Chunxi Four Gentlemen" in the South Song Dynasty) and his descendants, former residence of Yuan Muzhi (film artist) and Yu's Ancestral Hall, etc.
Reasons to Recommend: Gulou is the only remaining ancient city tower site in Ningbo, and it is also one of the ancient buildings that are protected by the national cultural relics. Its northeast has a tread path according to the city wall, which can be climbed up to the tower. The building has five bays and a three-story wooden structure. The Gulou Tower has also set up a "History of Urban Development in Ningbo" exhibition hall to fully introduce the process of the formation, change, and development of Ningbo cities.
Reasons to Recommend: Chenghuang Temple, also known as Ningbo County Temple, is located in Haishu District, an old commercial center in downtown Ningbo. Chenghuang Temple was built in the Ming Dynasty and has traditionally been used to worship the city gods and hold the temple festival. The festival is quite popular and lively, where visitors can go to eat, stroll around and enjoy the historic atmosphere.
Reasons to Recommend: SAM Theme Park is located at Langjiaping, Jiulonghu Town, Zhenhai District, Ningbo City. Opened on October 18, 2018, it is a large cartoon-themed amusement park. There is a full range of amusement facilities. There are the Bear Appear theme game series, Cool Bowling, SAM bear theme park, etc. There are rest areas for babies and children. It is a fantastic place for children to have fun.