We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

East Lake in Wuhan

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Near Yanhu Avenue, Wuchang District, Wuhan 430060, China
Improve this listing
Today
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 367 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 145
    Excellent
  • 170
    Very good
  • 48
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Beautiful idyllic place in a buzzing industry city

Beautiful idyllic, relatively quite place in an otherwise very loud city. A good place for a long walk.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 13, 2015
oly111
,
Essen, Germany
Add Photo Write a Review

367 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Level Contributor
9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is good for hiking, cycling and walking around with friends or lovers. In the end of 2016 wuhan city will finish constructing a road for cycling around east lake. So now you could get from one point and back. Should be cool.

Helpful?
Thank Valdemar S
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's surprising how large of a lake this is but I was surprised by the amount of development and how many roads cut through this lake. It's at the least worth a visit.

Helpful?
Thank Francis L
Shanghai, China
Level Contributor
23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place of Wuhan, a lot to discover. Good spots for picnic and long walks. Chose good seasons for that. Don't miss the Lotus flowers!

Helpful?
Thank Mo B
Essen, Germany
Level Contributor
53 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Beautiful idyllic, relatively quite place in an otherwise very loud city. A good place for a long walk.

Helpful?
Thank oly111
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

The lake is big and you can take guided water tours everywhere. I came accross these old guys fishing and ghey used these super long, telescoping poles, never saw fishing like that before. We ate at a touristy restaurant where the seating was amoung a big pond and the food was realy good. I wish I coukd tell you the... More 

Helpful?
Thank tsgrau
Muenster, Germany
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

If you need some time off the busy streets and big city go to easter lake. Beautiful spots. no swimming, but boot trips are nice as well

Helpful?
Thank t-gilli
Pernes-les-Fontaines, France
Level Contributor
136 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

So close to the hustle and bustle of the city is this peaceful water retreat. Prefect for a day out. Make sure you go to the side where the villa is that Chairman Mao once stayed at if you want to avoid the crowds. There are trails for biking which would be a nice way to spend the day.

Helpful?
Thank Arumlillies
Baiyin, China
Level Contributor
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Very quiet and relaxing. It also has a sweet floral smell throughout the park area which smells so wonderful. If you want to relax and enjoy peace and quiet away from all the people, it's a good place to visit

Helpful?
Thank cala_23
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Very huge lake with lot of greenery around. You can take a boat ride to cross the river from one point to other. Climb an adjacent hill and go to the top..nice view all around.

Helpful?
Thank Abhijit K
Jemez Springs, New Mexico
Level Contributor
66 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

The lake is easily accessed from the Hubei Museum area and provides a pleasant relief from the busy city. There are many trails along the water, temples, and even some fine dining. At the end of the line, there is a gazebo and little boats come that will carry you to the shore near Wuhan University. The fishing area with... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Sumakmonkey

Travelers who viewed East Lake in Wuhan also viewed

 

Been to East Lake in Wuhan? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from East Lake in Wuhan staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?