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Prince Bay Park

Taiziwan Gate, Nanshan Road, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310007, China
0571-87963701
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Ranked #4 of 237 Attractions in Hangzhou
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
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Hangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

If you want to experience Europe or Switzerland then you can visit Taiziwan/Prince Bay park during Spring (march/april). The garden will be filled with so many varieties and colorful Tulips. I saw so many Tulips first time in my life. Only disadvantage is like other tourist places in China this will also be damn crowded with so many people that... More

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Hangzhou, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This park is near the west lake and famous for planting tulipa. Except that, there are not much special. The best time to visit is April, or you will not see tulipa. But in April, there are full of tourists.

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Guilin, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

It was a grand tulip festival at the park when I was there. So many people and so many flowers. The park itself is ok to check out but lack of charms compared to the West Lake not far away.

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Minato-ku, Tokyo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

The Prince Bay Park is really something quite special--a clean, very well designed and superbly gardened part along a magnificent stretch of West Lake. I walked through the Park from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. on a Saturday morning and had a walking and nature experience as good as any I have had in Europe or Japan, and better than... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

you will be lost in a different world here during spring time. without the chatter of the large hordes of chinese tourists, you may wonder, am I in holland? am i in europe? the landscape is filled with flowers and greenery. if you like nature and parks, you would enjoy a stroll in this park which is filled with colors... More

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Hong Kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Unexpected such beautiful blossoms of various kind of flower in this park. This park is quite big and you need to take at least half day to visit every part of it. You can find blossom of sakura, tulip & others....... Also, the location is very convenient & just next to West Lake. Don't miss it if you visit West... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The place is beautiful in all seasons! Granted! MAJOR TIP!!!: As you find your way to the section of the park adjoining the hill, where there is also a waterfall I believe (runs dry mostly during summers), find a trail to climb the adjoining hill. The best views of the city can be seen from up there!! The trek is... More

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Hangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We went there just around the "mid-spring" festival. The park was beautifully decorated with flowers, lots of them tulip. The whole scenery was just beautiful.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

just within walking distance from the hostel i stayed, next to the westlake, highly recommend to climb up the mountain there, where you can see a whole picture of the lake

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Hangzhou, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

This place in Spring time is soooooo beautiful, with the tulips, little river, bridges and mountain sights. Most importantly, it's not far from downtown area at all. You can easily take a bus or taxi there. On the weekends of the tulip season, the place will be full of people though, so try to avoid that. The music festival on... More

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