West Lake, Hangzhou
Key information: West Lake, Hangzhou
- Beautiful and fascinating lake on the edge of one of Chinas ancient capitals, the origin of willow pattern china.Historic bridges, pavilions, houses and monuments line this huge lake, with its willow-dripping shores and islands.You will never be alone here - but people watching is part of the experience: the Chinese at play, en masse.
- Walkopedia rating79
- Natural interest8
- Human interest18
- Negative points5
- Total rating79
- Note: Negs: crowds; modernity.
- Level of Difficulty: Straightforward
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