Wuzhen Water Town west part of Wuzhen

Wuzhen Water Town Jiaxing Zhejiang
West side of Wuzhen is the most charming part of this small water town. It is quieter during the day and offers a beautiful, broader view of the Grand Canal from Hangzhou to Beijing. Composed of canals, bridges and cobblestone alleyways, it is nice to walk or to take a cruise, especially in the dark when the sun disappears over the horizon.

Water Town 

Wuzhen is a small water town in Yangzi Delta. With a history of over 1000 years, it is characterized by a very dense and a classical Chinese architectural river system. It is the ideal site for a cruise on the canals, walk in an old city, or provide a visitor with a chance to enjoy the charm of yesteryear.

The West Side of Wuzhen 

The west side of Wuzhen is the more charming part of the two. The only way to get there is to cross an artificial lake on a ferry. Once on the site, all the charm and atmosphere of places available to visitors. The main canal is lined with small cobbled streets and houses with classic architecture. Stone bridges span the canal and take travelers lost in the alleys. Small cruises on boats or gondolas retain all the charm of past years. It is often proposed that visitors spend the night in one of the traditional buildings, which has been converted into hotels. This allows guests to add a night of tranquility onto their day of events.

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