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Reviewed 9 September 2018

You can take the subway here and walk around the square. In the evening lots and lots of people wait for the city to light up and the monument as well. In September the lights came on at 7:30 pm and then go off around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chaknee
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Most people come to Qingdao because of Qingdao beer, but there are some fun sights and May Fourth Square is one of them. This is a great spot to interact with the locals or just to people watch. Awesome vibe at night, as well!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rodden23
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Great area to see the waterfront. Good walking area out to the Olympic Sailing venue and the Olympic Sailing Museum. Worth looking at. Of a night time go out to see the buildings all light up for a great display.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Simon B
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

The May forty square has an easy access from the subway, you can buy small suveniers at the bridge. You can also see the light show in the evening from the square

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Polina S
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This place has very nice view. If you are in Qingdao, visit this place in the evening. It is surrounded by beautiful building. Great architecture. After dark very nice lighting on buildings. 2008 Olympic games Water sports were held here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AjayG854
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Visited at night to see the buildings lit. It was very crowded, but beautiful to walk around for a 20-30 mins. There are also some stalls selling items along the water.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Travellust9
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve never expected a city like Qingdao to be so beautifully lighted up. Impressive lighting show. It was truly an eye opener.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Thunderbirdz
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Tons of lights! Beautiful The picture changes couple of seconds. Super crowded Visited on Friday n Saturday night, there is road block.. maybe due to certain events.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ahliao
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Its in a large park near the ocean pier, you can enjoy the park and ocean pier and take some pictures, not a bad place to chill and have coffee

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The area was under renovation while I was visiting but you can tell that once they are finished, the area will be a nice place to visit for pictures and relaxation.

Date of experience: December 2017
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