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Song Dynasty Town

Attractions Category: Historical Sites
Not far away from the West Lake, the Song Dynasty Town is a recreation of a Song Town. The Song Dynasty (1127-1279) moved their capital to Hangzhou in 1229, which is just two years after built. Have you heard that ...
Qinghefang Street

Attractions Category: Shopping Streets
According to the description of Marco Polo, Hangzhou was the richest city in the world when he visited 800 years ago. At present, Hangzhou is regarded as China’s richest small city. If you visit Hangzhou, Qinghefang Ancient Street is a ...
Tiantai Mountain Scenic Area

Attractions Category: Mountains and Hills
Situated in Tiantai County, Taizhou City, in eastern Zhejiang Province, Tiantai Mountain is a famous national scenic area, which is known for its beautiful scenery. In fact, it is also the cradle of the Tiantai Sect of Chinese Buddhism including ...
Red Carp Pond

Attractions Category: Scenic Lookouts
As one of the ten places of interests at West Lake, the Red Carp Pond is the heart of Viewing Fish at Flower Harbor Park. Here countless carps live and play in Red Carp Pond, fascinating thousands of tourists each ...
National Tea Museum

Attractions Category: Museums
China is the birthplace of many things, including tea. With the longest history of tea culture, today tea culture is a bright pearl in traditional Oriental culture. Located in Longjing (Dragon Well) Village, west of charming West Lake, the National ...
Museum of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Attractions Category: Museums
As the only state-level professional Chinese medicine museum in China, the Museum of Traditional Chinese Medicine is located at the foot of Wu Hill in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province. The museum is housed in the restored ancient structure-Hu Qing Yu Tang, ...
Mogan Mountain

Attractions Category: Mountains and Hills
Located in Deqing County of Huzhou City in northeastern Zhejiang Province; Mogan Mountain has been listed as one of the 'Four Best Summer Resorts in China' along with Beidaihe Scenic Spot, Mt. Lushanand Jigong Mountain. Covering an area of 43 ...
Mausoleum of General Yue Fei

Attractions Category: Mausoleums and Tombs
Have you heard about Yue Fei? He came from Tangyin in Xiangzhou of today's Henan Province, which was a great general famous for wars against the Jin Dynasty (1115 - 1234) in the Song Dynasty (960 - 1279). He was ...
Hangzhou Botanical Garden

Attractions Category: Scenic Lookouts
Located at the foot of Jade Spring Hill in the northwest end of West Lake, the Hangzhou Botanical Garden covers an area of about 230 hectares (approx. 568 acres). It was originally built in 1965, and is not only a ...
Gushan

Attractions Category: Mountains and Hills
Have you heard the story about 'Plum wife and crane son'? Lin Bu, also called Lin Hejing, was a real hermit and a talented poet in the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127). In addition to compose poems and paintings, he put ...
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