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Putuoshan Island Qianpu Beach Spot Guide

WHERE: Putuoshan is an island 5km off the coast of Zhoushan (舟山岛). It is entirely dedicated to Guanyin, the Buddha of Mercy and is one of the busiest pilgrimage destinations in China. Access to the island costs 160Rmb. Surf can be found on its easternmost beach: Qianpu WAVE DESCRIPTION: Several possible peaks along this stretch of sand. Promising river mouth located on the northernmost corner of the beach. CONDITIONS: E and SE wind swells and typhoon located south of the archipelago. Better at hight tide.