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Great place, wish they had more English

Great place to visit, around 15min drive from Hangzhou train station. Entrance was cheap, RMB60 for... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2015
Popopo1976
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Miri, Malaysia
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A Poetic Place for People to Blind Date

Wansong College is an ancient college built in Tang dynasty. Confucianist Wang Yangming from Ming... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2014
HangzhouTourism
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1 week ago
“great place for meditation”
16 Oct 2015
“College is OK, Stone garden is great”
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Wansongling Road, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou 310000, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a great trip for the family, there is a great love story attached to the place which it will take too long to talk about. however, it is an ideal place for a family day and close time with your children

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Reviewed 17 October 2015

Visited here on guided tour and felt we didn't spend enough time in the stone garden at the side which seemed like a great place for quiet contemplation. Make sure you read up on the love story that attaches to this place. The supposed "great...More

Thank Riddoch88
Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

Great place to visit, around 15min drive from Hangzhou train station. Entrance was cheap, RMB60 for a family of 4. Beautiful place with lots of walking and photo ops. Beautiful garden and when up the hill, can see (if not foggy) the beautiful pagoda and...More

Thank Popopo1976
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Wansong College is an ancient college built in Tang dynasty. Confucianist Wang Yangming from Ming dynasty has once given lectures here. It is said that the butterfly lovers Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai are students of this college. The Butterfly Lovers is one of "the...More

Thank HangzhouTourism
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Old school? Not really that old. Seems newly built, but to details of the ancient times. As there is a legendary story of romance that happened in this academy. The surroundings gives you a very relaxing mood. Stairs going up to the academy premises proper,...More

Thank Long M
Reviewed 25 May 2014

It is an ancient college where a beautiful love story happened. You can see what an ancient Chinese academy was like hundreds years ago. But unfortunately, the building was only newly built according to the old style while nothing much preserved. But it is still...More

Thank Yingqi Q
Reviewed 21 October 2013

With sweeping views of the pagoda, lake district and forests I was amazed at the beauty. A very affordable entrance fee. Beautiful buildings from many centuries ago.

Thank Dave C
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