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Xuanwu lake

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Beautiful lake with a Nanjing skyline drop back .

Love to walk around the lake with friends . Beautiful views all around the year . Prefearably on a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
samkhan414
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Nanjing, China
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Love Xuanwu Lake!

I stay near the Lake when I visit Nanjing. I enjoy going for walks, either with friends or by... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
globetrotter838
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love to walk around the lake with friends . Beautiful views all around the year . Prefearably on a clear day .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank samkhan414
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I stay near the Lake when I visit Nanjing. I enjoy going for walks, either with friends or by myself. It’s a big lake and depending on the seasons the scenery changes. Such a lovely place to be. Looking forward going back again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank globetrotter838
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Vast lake and park complex. Lots of typically Chinese shops, eateries and activities. Usually busy, particularly at weekends and evenings. But we'll worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Iain K
Reviewed 6 October 2018

This is a great place to walk, especially at sunset. You can see the Nanjing city wall, downtown skyscrapers, the nice lakeside, Purple Mountain, and a good variety of trees. Very easy to reach and a great way to start or end a day of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Calvin C
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Xuanwu Lake is surrounded by a large, free, public park with lots of greenery and seating areas. You can rent an electric boat to putter around the lake for 100 RMB/hour, which is recommended because you get to see some cool views of the Nanjing...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tyler W
Reviewed 28 August 2018

...especially if you’ve been to many other beautiful lakes in China or other countries. More for locals who go there for some leisure.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

bueatiful view with the jogging and lake water activity facilities could be rent. Tradinational wall from the old chinese age

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank quanquan727
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I went there after a quite disappointing visit to purple mountain and I liked it much more! It's a nice park on a few islands on Xuanwu lake, so there's a lot of water, ponds, bridges... all very nice and picturesque. I especially liked a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ankyfire
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The view here is very beautiful..u can rent a boat here for enjoying the lake. Its so Huge..u can also see the remaining city wall that still exist from ancient time. After all its Free.. good for jogging

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AndyDarwin
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

After a long hot day sightseeing, we took a stroll out to one of the islands on the lake. Beautiful scenes, families taking an evening walk, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from Rahul_R6342 | Reviewed this property |
Yes... Rates depends on different kind of boats.. Boats with Pedals would cost around 50 to 60 RMB per hour. While motor boats will be 100 RMB per hour , you can also choose a bigger one if travelling with family. Be sure to... More
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