Of the 20 Hangzhou attractions listed here West Lake is probably the most famous, completely man-made in the imperial garden style. There is a strong Buddhist influence. Peak Flown in from Afar is famous for its thousands of Buddhist carvings, and nearby Lingyin Temple is a classic and celebrated example of a Buddhist temple.
The nearby water towns of Wuzhen and Xitang capture the old rural way in truly atmospheric resorts. Explore Chinese culture at the museums of tea, silk and Chinese medicine. Explore Hangzhou hassle free with our popular tours, designed to take in the top attractions.
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Hi Winnie, besides Impression West Lake, you can also visit the West Lake, Lingyin Temple, Six Harmonies Pagoda, Xitang Town, Ancient Village Wuzhen, Peak Flown From Afar, etc.
Christmas is not widely celebrated in China. The young people like it and celebrate it in their own ways. Sorry, I don't know any club for you to go.Whitney Liao replied on 2012-12-17
Hi Elek, beside West lake, the Lingyin Temple, Six Harmonies Pagoda &Peak Flown from Afar are also highly recommended.
Regarding to the shows, West Lake Night Performances is the most popular one. The performances last for about 1 hour, showcase the culture of the region. Songs, dances, opera, acrobatics and stunts are integrated to present Hangzhou's ancient civilization and customs.
Show Time: Every night at 7:00pm
Venue: The Dongpo Theatre, No.7 Dongpo Road, Hangzhou
Note: Detailed instructions are given via two electronic screens set up at the stage sides.
If you need any tour service, please feel free to contact me. Nice day, WhitneyWhitney Liao replied on 2012-08-24
Thank you for your inquiry. You can visit Lingyin Temple(灵隐寺), Six Harmonies Pagoda（六和塔）and Xixi National Wetland Park（西溪湿地公园）.Click here of Hangzhou Tour for reference: http://www.chinahighlights.com/tour/hangzhoutour/hz-3/ . If you want to book our tours, please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Regards, Alice.Alice Cai replied on 2012-07-30
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- Chinese Name: 杭州
- Chinese Pinyin: háng zhōu
- Location: East of China
- Latitude: 36°13' N
- Longitude: 120°12' E
- Elevation: 41.7M (137 FT)
- Time Zone: (UTC+8)
- Area Code: 0571
- Population: 6.83 million