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Xuanwu lake, Nanjing

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Take a walk through the vast park centered around Xuanwu lake, sprinkled with small, verdant islands that are linked by bridges. Have a lakeside picnic in the shade of ginkgo and cherry blossom trees, or on one of the scenic islets, home to numerous bird species, flowers, and lotus ponds. Take a boat ride on the lake and enjoy strolling through the rose and peony gardens, bamboo groves, and willow trees of the islets. Work out when and for how long to visit Xuanwu lake and other Nanjing attractions using our handy Nanjing driving holiday app.
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  • It is a very beautiful place, I am very satisfied, I recommend it to everyone, go see what kind of place it is, go see it is a wonderful place 
    It is a very beautiful place, I am very satisfied, I recommend it to everyone, go see what kind of place it is, go see it is a wonderful place  more »
  • Huge lake. There are 5 islets across this lake so plenty to explore and experience. We were there on the last day of the Coffee Festival so that was extra for us. However, it was realllllllly crowded. 
    Huge lake. There are 5 islets across this lake so plenty to explore and experience. We were there on the last day of the Coffee Festival so that was extra for us. However, it was realllllllly crowded.  more »
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  • Great escape in such a busy modern city
  • Large Space with a few islands its way better at night, theres Boats to rent out during the day Four seater pedal boats: 80 yuan/boat/hour Four-seater rowing boat: 80 yuan/boat/hour Ordinary four-seater electric boat: 120 yuan/hour/boat Ordinary six-seater electric boat: 130 yuan/hour/boat Cartoon four-seater electric boat: 140 yuan/hour/boat Cartoon six-seater electric boat: 160 yuan/hour/boat Ferry: 20 yuan/person/one way Speedboat: RMB 30/person/10 minutes walking areas all over the Lake as weel as alot of food stalls but only during the day. Must visit in Nanjing and easy to visit too since its bang in the Centre.

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