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Thousand Island Lake (Qiandao Hu)

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Address: Qiandaohu Town, Chun'an County 311700, China
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Weekend Getaway at Qiandao Lake

It might be much more interesting place to go in summer for the water sports, no one would like to get wet in such weather. The green ring belt is a good place for cycling if you... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Zhejiang, China
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Zhejiang, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It might be much more interesting place to go in summer for the water sports, no one would like to get wet in such weather. The green ring belt is a good place for cycling if you would like to do some sports at late autumn. The wide lake surface really helps to calm my nerve.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

the scenery of the thousand island lake is stunning, even though the weather was cloudy. to see all a boat trip is recommended. however make sure to bring plenty of money because you have to pay for everything, crossing bridges, seeing sights etc.

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Thank Pepijn S
Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Taking a cruise around the clear blue Thousand Island Lake, taking in the fresh air and clean scenery is only one highlight of a trip to the region. In addition to a cruise, visitors must go to the replica Lion Village - which is a complete replica of the ancient Han Dynasty village that is preserved underneath the lake. The... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Qiandao Hu is a wonderful place, and as the name goes, a thousand islands in one lake. It is a very attractive place and has plenty of worthy views. For those that do not speak Mandarin, bring a friend who can or a local guide that does.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely scenery but don't expect anything relaxing. It's full of large tour groups of obnoxious, loud, non-stop smoking, unhygienic spitting tourists and the people working there are just as bad. There are a large amount of huge ugly boats transporting 1000s of tourists to relatively small overcrowded islands where people just push and shove to get past while you try... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

If you need to get away from Shanghai or Hangzhou this is the place to enjoy nice scenery and local fish head soup. Get yourself in to a nice hotel and grab a bus on ctrip. 4hour well worth it

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Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015

The thousand Island lake looks very beautiful on the picture. We took a cruise trip around the few islands. Just the lake, many hills and blue sky, nothing special,

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Hangzhou, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

I was only able to see a portion of the lake and what it has to offer, but what I did see was absolutely amazing. I awoke in the morning to find all the islands and mountains draped with whispy fog, a ton of boats going about their way, and beautiful clouds hanging low over the lake. There is also... More 

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Dalian, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

Man-made lake located in Chun'an County, Zhejiang Province, China. The water is used to produce the Nongfu Spring brand of mineral water, the valley was floated in 1959, the ancient Lion City lies on the bottom of the lake, around 40meters underwater.

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Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

This lake has the most Islands in the world. There are about 1078 islands in this lake area. You may take a boat tour which usually take around 30~60 minutes. There is a cafeteria on one of the biggest island, and each meal will cost 35~55 RMB. You may appreciate the endless lake and island scenery. This place is also... More 

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