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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. To visit Xuanwu lake and get the most from your holiday in Nanjing, create itinerary details personal to you using our Nanjing tour planner.
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  • behind a great wall a very large lake to see 2/4 people, the park with possibility to walk in a small boat and huge statues of the pagodas bench, very quiet, relaxing, very green was doing absolutely is Nanjing, account 1/2 day stay in September 2014 (3 days)
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  • Especially the beautiful view of the Lake with lotuses fields opened in sunny weather the hotel "Shangri-La". As well as tracks around the Lake are a cozy spot for walks.
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  • We loved this lake. We went in the morning before it got too hot and even walked around at sunset to see the beauty of the lake with the sun setting. We love the giant lily pads and the stone bridges....  more »