Where is Hangzhou Located?

Where is Hangzhou locatedHangzhou is the capital city of Zhejiang Province in the east of China. Hangzhou is one of the most developed cities of China. The head quarter of Alibaba and many high tech company of China. As one of the most popular travel destinations in China, Hangzhou offers you the real Chinese culture and beauty experiences. The most famous attraction of Hangzhou is the beautiful West Lake. The Lake is the symble of Hangzhou. Read more about Hangzhou city.


When to travel to Hangzhou

Hangzhou is located in the east of China. The best time to visit Hangzhou is Spring time which can be from March to May. Autumn is also a good time to go to Hangzhou, which is from September to October. During the spring time, Hangzhou is decorated with hundreds of kinds of flowers. The climate is mild in Hangzhou. Try to avoid the Chinese National Day from October 1st to 7th, when the city will be fulled with Chinese tourists.

What to see in Hangzhou

Hangzhou is a famous tourist city. The most popular travel attractions are including West Lake, Lingyin Temple, Grand Cannal, Wuzhen Water Town, Six Harmonies Pagoda, Xixi National Wetland Park, Thousand Islets Lake and Xitang Watertown. It is very convenient to take a bullet train from Shanghai to Hangzhou, which will cost you about one hour. Many local Shanghai people spend their weekends in Hangzhou and Suzhou. The water towns near Hangzhou is the most popular destinations.


What to eat in Hangzhou

Hangzhou is a great city for food. Many tourists from other provinces come to Hangzhou for its special dishes. The most famous dishes of Hangzhou are including Beggar's Chicken (a chicken baked in clay), West Lake Fish in Sweet Sour Source (vinegar coated fish fresh caught from the lake), Dongpo Pork (braised pork) and Fried Shrimps with Longjing Tea. You can easily try these famous food in restaurants of Hangzhou.