Recommended sites: Rongcheng Lidao town, Rongcheng Ningjin Dongzhudao village, Rongcheng Jiangxi Weiwei village, Rongcheng Hekou village
The tour is free while living in seaweed house is 100 RMB per day.
It is a unique local-style dwelling house in Weihai and also one of the most representative ecological residences in the world. The house is mainly distributed in Weihai and Rongcheng of Jiaodong peninsula in China. The earliest existing one has a history of more than 300 years.
The seaweed which is used to build the house is usually about 5-10 meters long in neritic area. It appears green when it is wet and turns into brown when it is dried. The dried seaweed is very tenacious and ideal for house building.
Thick roof covered with seaweed are insect-proof, mildew-proof and unlikely to be lighted. In additions, the house stays unrotten through long years. And it is comfortable for living, as it is warm in winter and cool in summer.