Top 10 must-see tourist attractions in Hangzhou

Mark wiens


To travel to Hangzhou, almost will not step on the thunder, stop and go between the scenery, there are heaven below Suzhou and Hangzhou, a short sentence, can be said to be the highest evaluation of Hangzhou scenery. The beauty of the landscape in Hangzhou, beautiful in the sunny, the rain Meng Meng, whether rain or shine rain and snow can become poetry into painting. The beauty of Hangzhou lies not only in the mountains and rivers, but also beyond them. Explore the beauty of Hangzhou with Wuzhi!

West Lake is located in the west of Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province. It is famous at home and abroad for its beautiful lakes and mountains and numerous places of interest. It is a famous tourist resort in China and also known as "heaven on Earth".

West Lake

The West Lake is surrounded by mountains on three sides and near downtown in the east. There are three islands in the lake: Santan Yinyue, Pavilion in the middle of the lake and Ruangong Dun. It's about 15 kilometers around the lake. Yunshan and Xiushui are the background color of West Lake; The blend of landscape and humanity is the style of the West Lake scenic area. In the 11 scenic spots of West Lake, there are more than 100 scenic spots, more than 60 national, provincial and municipal key cultural relic protection units, and more than 20 museums (memorials). West Lake is a famous city lake, and Jinan Daming Lake ranks as the most beautiful lake landscape in China.

West Lake is one of the most beautiful lakes in China. It is the West Lake that makes Hangzhou a paradise. Without the West Lake, there would be no Hangzhou. Walking in the West Lake feel everywhere is culture, everywhere is the story, countless is the scenery, too much comfort is really smoked visitors intoxicated, forget the hometown in where!

Lingyin Temple

"Lake Mountain Daytime Temple, Ming Temple hidden deep mountains" as Hangzhou has the longest history, the largest millennia-old temple - Lingyin Temple. Lingyin Temple pay attention to the open mountain gate, to show off the door, and the magnificent Lingyin Temple is hidden in the West Lake peak dense forest, is to the temple, also can not find the "Lingyin Temple" this temple name. To understand why, I'll start with a brief history of Lingyin Temple.

Founded in the first year of the Eastern Jin Dynasty, Lingyin Temple has a history of more than 1,600 years. It is the largest jungle temple in Hangzhou and one of the top ten ancient temples in China. There is a saying among Buddhists that they must first go to Putuo. According to the records of Lingyin Temple, in 320 AD, a monk named Hui Li came to India. Seeing the picturesque landscape here and the grotesque rocks, it looks like the Linghuishan Mountain in India. They thought it was the place where the spirits hid, so they built a temple here and named it "Linghuin".

Hangzhou Songcheng Scenic spot

Hangzhou Songcheng Scenic Spot is the most popular theme park in China and the first batch of national cultural industry demonstration bases. "Architecture as the form, culture as the soul" is the business philosophy of Song City. Strange street, Foshan, Shijing Street, Song City River, thousand years old camphor, Kowloon Square, tower square, cultural square, Liaozhai Fright, Southern Song Dynasty style street and other scenic spots step by step. In the scenic spot, dougong cornice and heavy traffic, restoring the Song Dynasty urban style. Songcheng is a gathering place of China's intangible cultural heritage. The performance of Miss Wang Yuwaika throwing embroidery balls and recruiting husbands is well known. The four major festivals including the Spring Temple Fair, the Torch Festival, the Water-splashing Festival and the osmanthus Festival are splendid. Song City through the Ages is a unique Song city. Being in Songcheng feels like an eternity. Give me a day, give you a thousand years.

Hangzhou Xixi Wetland scenic spot

Xixi Wetland Scenic Spot in Hangzhou is famous for "a stream and a smoke". Xixi Wetland was once called "Hangzhou Three West" together with West Lake and Xiling City. Xixi National Wetland Park is located in the west of the city, where the environment is quiet and the waterways are crisscrossed. It is a rare natural wetland in the city, known as the "kidney of Hangzhou". Xixi Wetland is divided into the East District and the West District. The East District includes the first and second phases, and the West District is the Hongyuan Scenic Area of the third phase. The Eastern District is the essence of the natural scenery of Xixi Wetland. Taking a boat through the intricate waterways is the best way to experience the natural ecology.

Prince Edward Bay Park

Taizi Wan Park, founded in July 1988, is located on Nanshan Road, Xihu District, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province. It was named after the burial of Prince Zhuang Wen and Prince Jing Xian of the Southern Song Dynasty. On the basis of traditional Chinese landscape gardens, the park has absorbed the cheerful and elegant artistic treatment techniques of western garden construction, which is full of natural and natural artistic interest. Because of the mountain, cleverly dug pool slope to make its terrain ups and downs, scattered have caused, the pursuit of "natural humble" personality characteristics. Every spring, the whole park is rendered with gorgeous colors, cherry blossoms, magnolia, February orchid, narcissus, tulips, it can be said that is quite eye-catching.

Wushan scenic spot

Wushan scenic spot, from Wansongling in the west to Drum Tower in the east, the mountain winding undulation, miles, straight into the city. When the West Lake was still a bay connected with the Qiantang River, Wushan Mountain was a headland surrounding the bay. Vicissitudes of life, Wushan has become a scenic mountain, left river and right lake, is the best place to climb and overlook the scenery of the West Lake.

Full of ancient lush city trees "Camphor", lush green leaves, full of vitality. The history of Town God's Pavilion imposing, if at night in this view, the city lights flashing, and the sky bright moon stars, as the Ming Dynasty Xu Wenchang cloud: "eight hundred miles of lakes and mountains know what the afternoon picture; One hundred thousand lights to the floor here."


Meijiawu Tea Culture Village is located in the western hinterland of the West Lake Scenic Area of Hangzhou, south of Meiling Tunnel. It is more than ten li deep along both sides of Meiling Road and is called "Ten Li Meiwu". Meijiawu is an ancient village with a history of more than 600 years.

Xiaohe Zhi street

Xiaohe Street historic block is located at the intersection of the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal, Xiaohe and Yuhangtang River. The original old house, few renovation, is still living a lot of "old Hangzhou", strong life atmosphere. Recommended to Xiaohe Street 15 square Zengchang sauce garden, and "sauce" word, it is said that this was the largest sauce factory in the Xiaohe area. Along the way, there are many cafes, tea bars, mahjong shops, noodle shops, find a small tea shop opened by local residents, on the way to visit the simple inside the small courtyard.

Imperial Street of the Southern Song Dynasty

The Imperial Street of the Southern Song Dynasty was the political center, commercial center and shopping center of the Southern Song Dynasty. It had a very high status with the central organs of the imperial court gathered on both sides. After the fall of the Southern Song Dynasty, the imperial streets began to be abandoned and eroded, and gradually disappeared from people's view. The Imperial Street of the Southern Song Dynasty -- Witness the past, present and future of Hangzhou. The gardens of the Song Dynasty are equipped with rockery, artificial pools, corridors, pavilions, ancestral temples, waterside pavilions, attics, flowers, trees and animals. At this time, the garden design has formed exquisite craftsmanship.

Wulin Square

Wulin square is located in the north of West Lake, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, in front of the provincial Exhibition Hall, because the square is located in Wulin Gate land, so it got this name. Around Wulin Square, there are many new high-rise buildings, such as the telecommunication Building, Hangzhou Building, Hangzhou Theater, Hangzhou International Building, Hangzhou Department Store, etc., thus forming a bustling and garden-style central square of Hangzhou. In 1985, the square fountain was built. The diameter of the fountain is 36 meters. It is shaped like five petals of plum blossom, and the flower core is a statue of three girls dancing in red silk.

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