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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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  • We visited the Xuanwu lake during the Spring Festival holidays in February. It was cold and windy and there was not much opportunity to escape the cold temperatures. If you go in the winter, bundle up...  more »
  • Went with my girlfriend today and spent a few hours there. We took a little tour bus for ¥30 each and it lasted about 20-30min I think. They stopped twice for us to get out and the 2nd time was when t...  more »
  • Huge place, might take half a day to complete, however, there is a tramp service at 30RMB per person that takes you around the place. Takes about half an hour in total. The guide will speak in Mandari...  more »