Today is the beginning of summer. Hangzhou West Lake night cruise routes have been open now. Visitors can enjoy cool breeze and appreciate beautiful night over the West Lake.
Dragon Boat & Coffee Boat
You can appreciate Jiangnan classical music performance as well as taste tea, coffee, fruit and appreciate beautiful West Lake. Route: Bai Causeway - Autumn Moon Mirroring Over the Calm Lake – Su Causeway – Three Pools Mirroring the Moon – Orioles Singing in the Willows – Hubin Music Fountain – back to dock (about 50 minutes in all) Where to board: dragon boat at No.5 Lakeside Park dock, coffee boat at No.6 Lakeside Park dock Business hour: 18:30 – 21:30(May – Aug.); 18:30 – 21:00 (May – Nov.) Price: RMB90 / person (food, drinks and performance services are included)
The Self-drive boat is electric. If you prefer to enjoy the fun of driving, you might as well try it which is very suitable for couples and families. Route: flexible according to visitors’ needs. Range: West Inner Lake Where to board: Broken Bridge Price: RMB40 /hour for Four-seat boat; RMB50/hour for Six-seat boat
Rowing boats are the oldest traditional West Lake leisure boats. You may develop a different taste of the night view by this kind of boats. Route: flexible according to visitors’ needs. Range: almost the whole West Lake Where to board: Around West Lake Price: RM150 /hour
Range: Outer West Lake including Yingzhou and Mid-lake Islet Where to board: No.5 Lakeside Park, No.2 Lakeside Park, Children's Palace Price: RMB55/person
Other Recommended Night Cruises: 1. Grand Canal Night Cruise http://en.gotohz.com/whatishot/bestofhangzhou/touritineraries/gcncwsgb/#sthash.gnp05vh9.EBNikPwd.dpbs 2. Sail from the Grand Canal to the Qiantang River during Night http://en.gotohz.com/whatishot/bestofhangzhou/touritineraries/sgcqdn/#sthash.6rjdxx1s.TXPJsAXb.dpbs
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.