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Address: Baoshi Mountain, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310007, China

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Baochu Pagoda, seated on Hangzhou Baoshishan Mountain, was built 1000 years ago and now is one of the city's landmarks. It has seven floors and was rebuilt many times. Apart from... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Baochu Pagoda, seated on Hangzhou Baoshishan Mountain, was built 1000 years ago and now is one of the city's landmarks. It has seven floors and was rebuilt many times. Apart from watching the pagoda, visitors can also appreciate the beautiful surrounding. Baoshishan Mountain is a nice place for hiking and relaxing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Hearing the people shouting as part of tai chi while hiking up the hill in the morning to get to this pagoda is a unique experience. Not too strenuous.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

Climbing this mountain was a great experience. At the beginning I was scared because I went with my friend after a raining day so it was slippery and I was so afraid to fall. Hopefully everything went well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Hiking up here was the best thing I did on my daytrip to Hangzhou. Good exercise; wonderful views of the lake and the city; allows you to escape the tourist hordes but still be around plenty of Chinese (mostly friendly but bemused to see me, a Westerner).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Instead of following the stairs up the hill, we turned left and followed a footpath through the woods (we think it was for maintenance workers). We wandered through the woods for 30 minutes, and came out the other side of the Pagoda. We climbed the rocks and felt like explorers. We had a wonderful time!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

On a clear day BaoChu Pagoda provides an excellent vantage point for some excellent views over West Lake and the City of Hangzhou. The advantage is that it is far from the bustling crowds - since most wont make the effort to climb up here. The interesting part is exploring the rest of the elevated area close to the Pagoda.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Climbed all way up to see the only pagoda on top, nothing much up there. Remember to bring drinking water if you happen to pass by here while visiting West Lake.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

The tower sit a top a small mountain next to West Lake. Climb up the stone stairs to get to the tower, it's nice to walk up those stair, since the scenery is nice. The park around the tower is also nice, looking over both side of the mountain, to the city, and to the West Lake. There's also some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

Baochu pagoda is quite nice. But best of all are the mountains around. After arriving Baochu pagoda, go to the western end of the plaza, pass under a rock and up some stairs on a narrow alley, then down a short flight of stairs and first stairs on the left, climb the mountain to the top (a short easy walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

Close to the west lake is the Pagoda , The ancient temple / spiritual tower . Bycycles are available on rent , its enjoyable ride to the bas eof Pagoda. One has to climb stairs and then escalators to reach the Pagoda . Take lift at the basement of PAgoda and enjoy each floor , the pictures of monks and... More 

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Address: Baoshi Mountain, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310007, China
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Zhejiang  >  Hangzhou

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