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Shouxi Lake (Slender West Lake), Yangzhou

(4.3/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
With exemplary lakeside gardens and well-preserved Qing period architecture, Shouxi Lake (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. Plan to visit Shouxi Lake (Slender West Lake) and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Yangzhou attractions using our Yangzhou family vacation planner.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Here's a Lake to the West Lake of Hangzhou's famous (thin, West Lake) and artificial lakes made it means = small lake old Castle moat as it is. Cloudy day it's unfortunate in the sky, was once as frigid temperatures. Plum trees are blossoming little tree, Plum in full bloom when I must have been pretty would be thought. What it seems to be very crowded this time, so also good times can be seen thus settled? I think.
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  • 如果西湖是大家闺秀,瘦西湖就是小家碧玉。杨柳丝丝,梅花朵朵,不骄不魅,暗香悠然。一处一景,处处皆宜。湖里的观岸上的,岸上的赏湖里的,一只只天鹅哼着扬州小调,惬意弄水,好不自在。  more »
  • Walks in the large park, so it's good. I aboard the tour boat dock near the entrance of the moves, and from there also returned to the exit. Sunny flowers, plum blossoms, also very good.
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Google
  • One of the most beautiful Chinese gardens in the world.
  • Beautiful lake and garden, with nice ancient architecture structures. Highly recommended!
  • 大价钱的绿化
  • 不错,值得看看。
  • 环境很不错,我外婆家就在瘦西湖附近