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Xixi Wetland Park

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Address: Zhoujia Village, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310030, China
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Nice park, but nothing really stands out

Nice natural environment, less crowded than other scenery spots in Hangzhou, better air than city center, good for a relaxing walk. But apart from that, nothing really stands out... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
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Longfield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were here this time last year before the G20 summit and the gardens were immaculate however this year so much was dry or dead which was such a shame!

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Thank T2rees
Boston, Massachusetts
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303 reviews
130 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited here recently with colleagues while in Hangzhou. The park features two types of boats to take you around within the rivers that make up the wetlands (extra charge beyond the admission) and also has nice walking trails. The area is pretty. There are small museums, illustrating life in the area in earlier times that were interesting. Many of... More 

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Thank betteskid
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is not what a wetland park should look like. It has nothing to do with nature or protecting the environment of that sort. All I saw was commercialised shops lined up on a street. No boards or signs introducing the animal or plants in the park. Just shops selling stuff and charging you for rides on a golf cart.... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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166 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Originally sited for a high-rise development, the Chinese Government opened this nature reserve in 2005. It is a lovely escape from the hustle and bustle; the boat ride on the canal, the flora, trees all make for a very easy day. There is an excellent photography exhibit, a display of the dragon boats (races held there every June) and something... More 

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Thank frasedbv
New Zealand
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42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Nice natural environment, less crowded than other scenery spots in Hangzhou, better air than city center, good for a relaxing walk. But apart from that, nothing really stands out. The classic scenery spots around the west lake, Su Ti, etc. are still the best. You don't have to buy ticket at the gate, the park itself is fee to enter,... More 

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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Going in costs 80 yuan, boat costs 100 per hour. It is pretty, but not worth the money. Hard to get there, buses are not costumed for tourists and you have to take 2 buses back to nanshan roud

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Thank Danielle S
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Boat rides thru extensive grounds normal, as are walking paths. We got a very wet day so it was gray, but glad we went.

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Hangzhou, China
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32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A waste green park, well designed for various activities, historical monuments and traditional shopping spots, well recommended.

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Thank Hassna E
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Well...Xixi wetland sounded a bit like the Chinese everglades or a least a nature park of some sort....I found it highly disapointing. It is just a place with a not so special nature and the roads going through the park are occupied by little trains and cars to drive people around. More a resort of some kind with restaurants, coffee... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2017

we went to this place during winter time when it is not so crowded. it is relaxing to sit on the yao yao boat. but hardly can see the birds.

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