Pleasant Walk around the West Lake

Pleasant Walk around the West Lake Hangzhou Zhejiang
The eastern part of West Lake is an ideal place for a nice walk, given that it's in such a lovely setting. Near Hubin Street, musical fountain delighted passers by its set of water jets. Further south, Nanshan Street and the Xihu Tiandi are the ideal place to enjoy a drink in the shade of trees along the lake. What a nice day! For eccentricity and creative ideas, the China Academy of Art is a good choice. Finally arriving at haven of tranquility, the garden of Orioles Singing in the Willows is highly recommended.

Musical Fountain

The eastern shore of West Lake is an ideal place for a nice walk. Visitors can take a break to admire the musical fountain. Indeed, along Hubin Street, an impressive system of illuminated swirling water jets has been installed in part of the lake. Moving gracefully to the rhythm of haunting melodies, this magnificent spectacle lasts almost 10 minutes. Get there at the right time to meet the fantastic show.

The Xihu Tiandi

Known as the bar street of Hangzhou, the Nanshan street is full of bars and restaurants. In the north of Nanshan Road, there is an outdoor complex called the Xihu Tiandi with a history of ten years. Regardless of its age, this large complex welcomes visitors who seek for relaxation after their walks. Xihu Tiandi traditional houses were refurbished and made into bars or restaurants with shady terraces on the shores of West Lake. Very popular with expatriates and many Chinese, it offers a perfect tranquil setting for ice cream in the sweltering heat of the afternoon, dinner or just a drink while listening to the band.

China Academy of Art

Founded in 1928, China Academy of Art is the first and most influential academy of China involving all forms of art. Located on the eastern shore of West Lake, it contains a huge exhibited gallery. Collections include works of renowned artists and those talented students to the inventive spirit.

Orioles Singing in the Willows 

Located between Nanshan Street and the lake, Orioles Singing in the Willows is considered as one of the ten most beautiful views of West Lake, Sitting under the canopy of willows, the sound of the Orioles is heard.

 

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