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East Lake in Wuhan

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Address: Near Yanhu Avenue, Wuchang District, Wuhan 430060, China
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am

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Beautiful lake....by Taxi.

We got a nice drive around the lake on our way to the botanical gardens, which we never made it to, due to some obstruction in the road, maybe accident, but along the way there... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
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Sanmen County, China
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Sanmen County, China
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We got a nice drive around the lake on our way to the botanical gardens, which we never made it to, due to some obstruction in the road, maybe accident, but along the way there and back it was very beautiful, would be nice, but I imagine even more crowded, in the spring and summer.

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Shanghai, China
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

It is ok... not great. If you are in Wuhan, have a look. If you are not in Wuhan, don't go for this.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Sometimes you feel like your body needs cleansing from the hubbub of city life, the East Lake is the place to do this. We paid to enter the East Lake Scenic Area and then took a golf buggy style ride around the main sites. Unfortunately we were on a tight schedule as part of an organised trip and did not... More 

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Canyon Lake, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

East Lake in Wuhan is huge. I believe it's one of the biggest lakes in China, and you can tell. It's very peaceful, at least in January, and you can take hours to walk around the area. There is a beach area and an area that is buoyed off if you would like to swim in the lake. I did... More 

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Wuhan, China
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

It is a beautiful park with a wide variety of scenery - bustling with people. Lots of weddings, families with kids, bikes and picnics. The park is huge so anyone can find a nice place to unwind and relax. Very enjoyable!

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

The eastern lakes are a popular tourist location as well as for local people. Lots of good walks and also it is great to go on the boats across the lakes. If you go in winter it is very atmospheric as the mist hovers over the water. You'll get lots of good pictures here and there are some historical statues... More 

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Wuhan, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This park was just what we needed. I live and work in Wuhan which means that sometimes I forget to get away and enjoy nature. This park is a perfect little getaway that allowed us to forget that we live in a growing industrial city. We spent hours walking around and enjoy the views. I would love to go back... More 

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South Dakota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

East Lake is a scenic, pretty area in an otherwise (somewhat) lackluster city (from my experience). It was picturesque, and we enjoyed walking the paths and taking in the views -- just be careful of the careening mega-golf carts!

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Akron, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Great place to walk and enjoy the quiet surroundings as well as the abundance of flowers. Take a ride on the lake, its well worth the time.

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Montreal.QC
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Currently a lot of constrictions is going on. A lot of nice place can't be accessed. We only went whatever we could go....

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