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Xuanwu lake

No.1 Xuanwu Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210042, China
+86 25 5771 7414
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Peaceful Lake

You can take the subway directly Xuanwumen Station, line 3, wear sport shoes and drink plenty of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Biggest and best free entrance park in downtown Nanjing

A massive, well maintained scenic, historical and activity laden park, great for families, college... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nanjing, China
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No.1 Xuanwu Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210042, China
+86 25 5771 7414

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can take the subway directly Xuanwumen Station, line 3, wear sport shoes and drink plenty of water as well, good place to chill out and to run the lake, there are plenty of MacDonald stations and one 1 McDonald's on the island, but it...More

Thank SQUALO85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A massive, well maintained scenic, historical and activity laden park, great for families, college student romantic walks and even Weddings. Xuanwu lake is one of the few large city lake parks that has been relatively protected from development. When I say it is big, I...More

Thank NanjingSimon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can rent boats, have a picnic, watch street artists, or just walk around the lake. It is one of the most peaceful places in the city and it is free to enter and enjoy. Bring water as it is more expensive around the lake...More

Thank Jessi4098
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is one of the must visit places in Nanjing, if you just want to relax then take a boat which would cost 100 RMB for one hour for a small one and 120 RMB for one hour for a comparatively bigger one. The best...More

Thank Rahul_R6342
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Friendly, relaxing, safe, a stunning place to have a walk around if you have free time in Nanjing. Well worth a visit.

Thank James W
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Xuanwu lake is a very romantic area. This place is suitable to take marriage pictures. You can enjoy a walk around the corniche or simply sit and enjoy the view. This lake is a good place to take great pictures.

Thank YouBo94
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I visited Xuanwu Lake on my recent trip to Nanjing and enjoyed the scenery and walking around the area. We rented a "swan" motorized boat for 120 RMB for an hour and navigated around parts of the lake. This was the highlight of the visit,...More

Thank Samuel A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

It is a must visit park in Nanjing. Very large lake surrounded by 5 KM long ancient defense wall. 5 islands dot the lake and they are linked by dikes. It is equivalent of central park to New York City. And +++ NO entrance fee...More

1  Thank flyingmg
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

On a nice day it is a great activity to walk around the lake and even rent the swan or rubber duck motorized boats that allow you to glide around the lake and enjoy the news and weather.

Thank lookingaroundfornow
Reviewed 7 July 2017

You can spend at least half a day walking round the lake and eating in one of the restaurants nearby. This is a very popular area for local people.

Thank Peter C
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