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Hefang Street

Address: Hefang Street, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou 310002, China
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Ranked #21 of 335 things to do in Hangzhou
Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Historic walking areas, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Historic walking areas, Sights & Landmarks
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am

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487 reviews 487 reviews
288 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The street is crowed all the time.Lots of places to shop for local goods. Lots of tea.shops and snack outlets.Good to walkabout and hangaround.

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Hong Kong, China
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19 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Yes a little touristy and a little commercialized, this old town still offers interesting architecture and plenty of old town features. went to a museum of chinese herbal medicine, and another showcasing bronze works. the interiors of these old houses were worth preserving. i enjoyed the shops too.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Took the subway and walk around 10 min to reach. Feeling excited cause atmosphere feel like back to ancient China which only shown in television (please exclude the crowds). The area is huge and got 19 difference street and each street contain difference category of shop. The food street is hard to find cause is too small but the food... More 

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Hangzhou, China
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71 reviews 71 reviews
62 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Come here if you feel like to see some old building, some are very original. Not so much for shopping for me, all same thing souvenir for tourist (key chain, chop stick, small fan, etc). However, grown up chinese culture (in Indonesia), i found they have small snack that i haven't taste for ages, so a bit nostalgia time for... More 

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Beijing, China
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98 reviews 98 reviews
27 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This is a restored pedestrian street with vendors, restaurants, statues and shops. While I thought it had potential, most of the stuff for sale was nothing special and of low quality. This made it harder to discern what might be really worth the tourist prices being offered. Is it worth a visit? Yes. However, I wouldn't plan on making it... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
19 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

A very huge place which seems never ending. Lots of restaurants and food stalls and equally as many local tourist. Am here on a Saturday and is extremely crowded. Would be a little more pleasant if they disallow any form of vehicles in that area. We didn't try the food along that street but we had dinner in a restaurant... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

You to visit this place to get the felling which attraction have this road have for the almost Chinese people

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This is a street which has a long history and profound culture. It is the cultural and economic center of South Song dynasty. There are many time-honored shops on the street, the buildings are ancient styles, the moment when I strolled on the street, I had a feeling that I was back to South Song dynasty. I am a food... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

A colourful, old street full of character. slightly commercialised though. But it's a good place to explore the interesting stores and buy some souvenirs.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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129 reviews 129 reviews
78 attraction reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Would Definately go back there again. Best shopping, loads of food including street food. Local produce snacks. Authentic looking environment. Love the place.

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