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Slender West Lake, Yangzhou

4.5
#1 of 86 in Nature in Jiangsu
Must see · Water Body · Garden
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With exemplary lakeside gardens and well-preserved Qing period architecture, Slender West Lake has earned recognition as a unique combination of natural scenery and culture. This snaking man-made lake with its weeping willows and Five Pavilion Bridge provides a scenic retreat for many locals and tourists. Take a boat tour to explore the lakefront, or climb Xiaojin Hill in the park for a sweeping view of this blend of nature and artifice. Visit the pagoda or fishing platform to see a favorite resting spot for the Qianlong emperor. Take a look at our Yangzhou online holiday builder to schedule your visit to Slender West Lake and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • It is a wonderful lake that offers so much history spanning back to the 7th Century. It is grandiose and I highly recommend taking your family on a boat trip. The gardens are immaculate and there are....  more
    It is a wonderful lake that offers so much history spanning back to the 7th Century. It is grandiose and I highly recommend taking your family on a boat trip. The gardens are immaculate and there are....  more »
  • A perfect place to visit in the summer, the only problem is that everyone else will be visiting it then too; as soon as you arrive you can either walk along the river or get a boat cruise across the.....  more
    A perfect place to visit in the summer, the only problem is that everyone else will be visiting it then too; as soon as you arrive you can either walk along the river or get a boat cruise across the.....  more »
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  • It is so grateful to be here, and the lake is beautiful 😌
  • A huge gardens with lake and beautiful scenery. You can walk near the lake to enjoy the fresh air and watch ducks in the lake.

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