It Is Time to Appreciate Fragrant Winter Sweets in Chao Mountain!
Moistened by rain recently, winter sweets in the Chao Mountain Scenic Area in Yuhang District, Hangzhou City has been in blossom. Now it is time to appreciate fragrant winter sweets in Chao Mountain!
With an area of 5 square kilometers, the Chao Mountain Scenic Area has more than 50,000 plum trees. Except for Hongmei (红梅) and Baimei (白梅), there are also some rare varieties such as Meirenmei (美人梅), Gongfenmei (宫粉梅) and lü’emei (绿萼梅). By now, about 70% of the Chao Mountain winter sweets are in blossom and 10% of the rest varieties are also in blossom.
Stepping on the newly paved pedestrian trail to the mountain top, visitors can enjoy a better view of the whole scenic area. Recommended route for appreciating winter sweets is from Tanmei Road(探梅路) to Damingtang(大明堂). Besides, the seventh Chao Mountain plum festival is going to open its ceremony on February 1 when the best time for appreciating plum blossom will begin till the end of February.
Qiandao Lake in summer has many to offer and to enjoy the coolness of water in the lake and mountain streams are must-have. We did a thorough research ahead of time and hereby have collected a complete water fun guide of Qiandao Lake for you! Read on to learn more...
In order to improve the high-speed railway connection system and promote the construction of scenic areas in the whole region, Qiandao Lake opened its direct tourist buses to rural scenic areas on July 1. That is to say, people who are at the Qiandao Lake High-Speed Railway Station can take these buses directly to such rural scenic areas as the Xiajiang Village Scenic Area, the Shilin Scenic Area and the Jiangjia Scenic Area. These three routes pass through Fengshuling Town, Lishang Township, Shilin Town, Jieshou Village and Jiangjia Town. It will be more convenient for tourists to reach these scenic areas.