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Hangzhou

Trip Planner Asia  /  China  /  Zhejiang  /  Hangzhou
(4.3/5 based on 13,000+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, parks, sightseeing

Paradise on Earth

Hangzhou, the scenic capital of Zheijang Province, remains a popular vacation choice for tourists interested in the area's numerous cultural and natural sights. The World Heritage-listed West Lake, known for its peaceful temples, verdant islands, and historic relics, usually tops the list of Hangzhou attractions. Lively nightlife and dining scenes compliment the city's picturesque lakeside scenery, while old pagodas, traditional stone houses, and verdant hillside trails add to Hangzhou's charming atmosphere. When using our China tourist route planner to make an itinerary online, Hangzhou holidays come together around your tastes, interests, and requirements, with us taking care of the logistics.
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Hangzhou's picturesque West Lake area boasts the largest number of accommodation options, especially luxurious, five-star hotels with scenic vistas. You can find mid-range lodgings all around town, as well as a number of budget-friendly inns and dorm-style hostels. As a widely popular holiday destination, Hangzhou can fill up quickly and experience a sharp rise in room prices. If you plan to visit during the summer or on a weekend, it's advisable to book ahead.
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