Zhoushan Travel Tips

Travel tips are helpful when you get to some new places. So we have some travel tips about tourism in Zhoushan.

Post Offices

  • Zip Code: 316000
  • Haibin Middle Road Post Office: 150 Haibin Middle Road, Caiyuan Town
  • Qiaotoushi Post Office: 92 Qiaotoushi Road
  • Dongsha Post Office: 57 Jiefang Road

Useful Numbers

  • China International country code number: 0086
  • Zhoushan code number: 0580
  • Ambulance:120 Fire: 119 Police: 110
  • Check Telephone Number: 114
  • Weather Report: 12121, 96121
  • Zhoushan city Tourist Bureau: 0580 – 2280735
  • Putuoshan district Tourist Bureau: 0580 – 3013666
  • Dinghai district Tourist Bureau: 0580 – 2038321
  • Zhoushan Tourism Complaint: 4008939300
  • Public Bus Complaint: 0580 – 2915678
  • Taxi Complaint: 0580 – 8100100

Money Exchange

You can use your passport and cash to exchange for Chinese Yuan in every branch of Bank of China.

Dressing Tips

Prepare comfortable clothes and slippers if you want to go to the beach.
If you want to try biking tour around the sea, choose some sports with you.

About Shopping

If you want to buy some souvenirs in scenery spots, remember to think if the price is suitable for the quality before you decide to buy. You can compare the price of the same thing in different shops.

Personal Safety

  • Prepare some regular medicine. There is a variety of seafood in Zhoushan. So if you are allergic to seafood, be careful to what you eat.
  • If you suffer from indigestion, remember to take some medicine that can promote digestion.
  • There are some mosquitoes besides the sea, so you may need some mosquito-repellent.
  • What’s more, beware of pickpockets in public places. Usually there are some pickpockets around crowded public places, take care of all your valuables and keep them in the line of your sight.
  • Remember to take some sun cream with you.

Transportation Concerns

Please remember to book your ticket in advance and do pay attention to the local weather if you choose ships as you transportation ways.


Try to avoid major holidays such as the Spring Festival, May Labour Day and National Day. These holidays lead to transport difficulties, price rises, and overcrowding.