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Xihu Park of Fuzhou

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Address: No.70 Hubin Road, Gulou District, Fuzhou 350001, China
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05:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 05:30 - 22:30

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Green among the concrete

The park retains a calm atmosphere, and seems rather out of place among the towering buildings surrounding it. The public toilets were indeed scary and to be avoided unless you... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 December 2016
Wagga Wagga, Australia
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North Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Xihu - meaning West Lake. Not to confuse with West Lake in Hangzhou :) My mother-in-law brought us here as it's a place she loves to go when she was young. It's a nice and peaceful place in the city. Great for slow walk, morning exercises, running and boating. We rented a electric boat and sailed around to enjoy the... More 

Thank Rui W
Wagga Wagga, Australia
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The park retains a calm atmosphere, and seems rather out of place among the towering buildings surrounding it. The public toilets were indeed scary and to be avoided unless you don't have a keen sense of smell. Lovely Banyan trees to be seen.

Thank Erajh_Gun
Porto, Portugal
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Typical Chinese lakeside park. The Fujian Museum is adjacent. A place where the locals head to relax

Thank ip202659
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The Xihu Park was near my apartment so I have been for a walk a few times and I think it is a very nice park with a lovely pagoda and view where you can also lend a boot to explore the lake around the park but there are a lot of parks like this in the world one so... More 

Thank norafue
Dongguan, China
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41 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

A very large park, with many different things to do and see. I have been here several times, and I always find something new to see. The buildings around the park are lit with multi-coloured lights at night. There are many restaurants, bars, and hotels nearby

Thank albir60
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

West Park Lake was created during the Jin dynasty. It is a popular recreational area for locals with a small zoo, a temple and numerous pagodas and pavilions on the waters edge. Nice for a stroll and to mingle with the local crowd.

Thank nellielim
Guangzhou, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

We didn't go to Panda World here, but everywhere else was picturesque and a joy to explore. Lovely place to take a quiet stroll. Paddle boats are a bit difficult to steer, but are a fun idea. There are live performances almost every night.

Thank otonobo
West Linn, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

While not as well maintained as perhaps the park in some other cities, it is still a very nice park.

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Although this lake and park area shares a name with its brother in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province it is much smaller and less impressive. However it does have a love lake and park area, various activities (boats on the lake, a zoo with pandas etc) and is pretty enjoyable for an afternoon stroll. It is well kept, clean and pleasant.

Thank Piglet44
Singapore, Singapore
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184 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

Of all the "West Lakes" in China, this one is rated number 6 with the one at Hangzhou No. 1. It was a pleasant visit but not very memorable, unlike the Hangzhou one. Nevertheless, you should take a pleasant walk around.

Thank AndrewYew

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