Changdao County Master Plan

Unleashing one of China's natural gems

The Project

- One of China’s most beautiful island groups.

- Strengthen Changdao’s five major islands as a tourist destination while keeping its unspolit beauty.

- Focus on enhancing connectivity within and between the islands and the mainland.

- Include a network of cycling paths and green linkages.

This was the scene of the legendary eight immortals

At A Glance

Area: 32,170,000 m2

Location: Yantai City, Shandong Province, China

Completion: 2013

Changdao County Construction Bureau

Scope of Work:
MP Concept Planning, MP Detailed Planning, MP Urban Design

The Challenge

- A major challenge was balancing the development of tourist attractions while retaining the islands’ rustic charm.

- The mix of attractions and facilities were carefully planned for each island.

- It was also proposed that the ferry terminal area at Penglai be developed with a similar island feel for a seamless experience.