Futian is a walkable, business-friendly neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and beer. In addition to its architecture, the neighborhood has many charming qualities. Take in the natural beauty of the parks and flowers—or broaden your horizons with some local entertainment and theater. Futian's hotels make a great home base for venturing out into the greater Shenzhen area.
Sightseeing around Futian
The local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. Guan Shanyue Art Museum, Shenzhen Museum, and He Xiangning Art Museum feature captivating exhibits. You can buy tickets to live performances at Shenzhen Concert Hall, Shenzhen Grand Theater, and Ko Shan Road Park. Donghai Cultural Square, Shun Hing Square, and International Foreign Trade Center are a few landmarks that can't be missed. Be sure to get some family photos at Shenzhen International Garden and Flower Expo Park, Chinese Overseas City, and Splendid China Folk Village.
There's plenty to do in the area, such as golfing, shopping, and hiking. Try to avoid the hazards at golf courses like Shenzhen Golf Club, Hong Kong Golf Club, and Longgang Public Golf Course. Soak up some sun at Golden Beach and Ma Wan Tung Wan Beach. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at Lianhua Mountain Park, Mangrove Seashore Ecological Park, and Lizhi Park. Plan to do some shopping while in town? Consider Coco Park, Luohu Commercial City, and Dongmen Pedestrian Street. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like Shenzhen Stadium, Kingswood Ginza Shopping Center, or Shekou Ferry Terminal.
Don't miss some of the area's most popular attractions, such as Hong Kong Disneyland, OCT East, and Mong Kok Computer Centre. Happy Valley, Window of the World, and Shenzhen People's Park are also favorite places to visit.
Getting around Futian
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Xiangmihu Station, Lianhua West Station, or Futian Station.
The Shenzhen (SZX-Shenzhen Intl.) airport is 15.7 miles (25.3 km) from Futian. The next closest airport is Hong Kong (HKG-Hong Kong Intl.), located 17.2 miles (27.7 km) away.