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Gu Shan (Solitary Hill), Hangzhou
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Pay a visit to Gu Shan (Solitary Hill), the only natural island on Hangzhou's West Lake, known for being the residence of a couple of Chinese scholars and poets throughout the centuries. Reach the small island by bridge or causeway, and enjoy its picturesque scenery, filled with plum blossom trees. From the island's 38 m (124 ft) tall hill, you can relish sweeping views of the lake, its bridges, and other, man-made islands. Take a walk to get in touch with nature and take in the tranquil atmosphere, or visit the island's museum, which details the history of the province. Make Gu Shan (Solitary Hill) a centerpiece of your Hangzhou vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Hangzhou trip itinerary builder.
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  • It's what climbing to the top, but the view makes it worth it. You look beautiful over the Lake. On the mountain itself are also some small attractions.
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  • 人少,有很多观湖的座位,私密性好又安静。 植被覆盖面积很大,一点点蒙蒙细雨惬意。 孤山公园特别僻静,坐在湖边超舒服! 适合夫妻情侣来。 
  • 就在白堤上,楼外楼的旁边,很矮的一座山,二十分钟足够了,免费,爬上去可以眺望里西湖,有电视剧在这里拍过。典故不清楚。