Smooth your body and soul in one of the world’s most beautiful roads – the Hangzhou Beishan Road where you can meet the most beautiful West Lake night view.
Start from the Broken Bridge, stroll to the Breeze-ruffled Lotus at Quyuan Garden (one of the ten West Lake sceneries), this section of road is just the famous Beishan Road – one the world’s most beautiful roads.
The Beishan Road is lying by the Inner West Lake and the Gem Mountain. Tall plane trees line along this two-lane road. One side of the road sees various historic villas whilst the other side sees the beautiful West Lake.
In the summer when you walk along this road, you can even smell the sweet lotus fragrance. In the evening, you can always see people stroll by the lake.
Spring is here and so is the 2017 “Intoxicating Springtime” – Hangzhou Outdoor Leisure Season which, in the following three months, will provide the city with over 50 springtime outdoor experiences and tour itineraries. With six themes to choose from such as child-parent, flower viewing, games and sports, spring couldn’t be livelier.
The annual time for picking Longjing green tea leaves, one of the top ten renowned teas of China, has begun in Hangzhou and everywhere tea farmers are now busy picking and hand frying the famous leaves. If you wanted to take a sneak peek at how the farmers meticulously pick their verdant leaves from bushes nestled in undulating hills, or if you wanted to sample, at first hand, this year’s Longjing variety, then head to the following three tea villages which are known for their tea, tea culture and tea-related tourist attractions.