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Xuanwu lake

No.1 Xuanwu Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210042, China
+86 25 5771 7414
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Evening walk

After a long hot day sightseeing, we took a stroll out to one of the islands on the lake. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dean A
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Good Lake, Lots of People

The lake itself and the surrounding scenery includes the city wall, some funny looking rocks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ZEJOKER13
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No.1 Xuanwu Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210042, China
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"singing and dancing"
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"pretty area"
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank Dean A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lake itself and the surrounding scenery includes the city wall, some funny looking rocks, trees, and as you'd expect from a lake, lots of water. It's best to go when it's a weekday otherwise there will be a lot of people crowding there.

Thank ZEJOKER13
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lake really is breathtaking. I’ve been here twice now. Once this year and once last. The water and scenery is beautiful.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Very beautifull lake. The park near by is also very beautifull. Evening and morning good for jogging around the lake.

Thank anubhav73
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

The lake is clean and there was a boat activity which we went on. Worth going in groups! The boat is time and gives you an hour to just ‘drive’ around the lake. You can stay longer if you want but an hour was fine...More

Thank emmy91
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We wandered around the lake buying snacks to eat here and there (all very cheap) before hiring a boat to spend an hour on the lake. It was quite a pretty area with lots of residents/tourists enjoying themselves, great for people watching!

Thank ylime993
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

I enjoyed the visit to Xuanwu Lake. We entered the lake/park area near the Nanjing Exhibition Hall. It was early morning and there were groups of people practicing Taichi and dancing. I was particularly intrigued by the display of bird cages at one corner. I...More

Thank Chris R
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

The small lake was quite noisy with so many small boats...meanwhile the small islands were good leisure places to kill time before I took my train.

Thank XUEGANG Z
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

You can reach the lake by metro and it is about 30 minutes away from the city center. We love this place to get away from the urban built up area. It is quiet and the cool spring weather is a great time to walk...More

Thank AXA-India
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

I want to describe something in China every day. I will start talking about my city (Nanjing) Firstly. When you searching Nanjing on the map, you may see a lake in the middle of the city, which named Xuanwu lake. If you enlarge the map,...More

Thank gc4012018
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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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