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Address: No.29 Yanggongdi, Hangzhou, China
Phone Number: 8657187962222
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7:45 pm - 8:55 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:45 pm - 8:55 pm
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Hangzhou Night Tour: Dinner and 'Impression West Lake' Show
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The best show!!!

if you go to hangzhou this is a must! ! I was so lucky I made it to the last show of the year. if your hotel doesnt have tickets, go straight to the ticket counter.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if you go to hangzhou this is a must! ! I was so lucky I made it to the last show of the year. if your hotel doesnt have tickets, go straight to the ticket counter.

Thank RoxLima
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible display of Chinese dramatic performing arts and romantic music. It was rather enjoyable to watch a traditional show on the lake with high tech stage set up. It's not the story line but a night of experience on music, light, and dance, entirely staged on the beautiful West Lake. It is one of the creations of famous Chinese director... More 

1 Thank ITravel0ne
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The show is really impressive. The day we went to see the show was quite cold however there is coat rental at the site. After the show, we needed to take taxi, there are many taxis lining up outside, don't go for them, they will mark up the price. Just hail down any cab that passes by. We got our... More 

Thank limeming
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is an amazing show.It uses the west lake as a stage with the river banks and water. Simply awesome. the lightings is truly captivating. Go see this.you will not regret it.

Thank alfredteng
Beijing, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

This was one of the events in Hangzhou I appreciated despite the Golden Week crowds. I have a few tips for you to maximize your experience. Bring a jacket and mosquito repellant. Be prepared to walk to the show and walk back because the crowds trying to get taxis are ridiculous. Expect people to walk up and leave to beat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Went to Impression West Lake our first night in Hangzhou. We booked tickets through our hotel and were easily able to pick them up from will call. The show had a variety of acts and was only 1hr so easy to enjoy! Getting a taxi afterwords can be difficult so either wait it out or walk!

Thank Pastanotes
Frankfurt, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

We read some good reviews about the show, and were looking forward to see it. The stage is set in the West Lake, and we were sitting at the 'VIP' section right by the lake. The seats were not comfortable, and the angle was off, so we had to always turn toward the left to see the show. I think... More 

1 Thank Em C
Nanjing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

The theatrical show, 'Impressions of Hangzhou' staged entirely upon the lake (performers 3cm in water) based on the myths and legends surrounding the West Lake (ancient Song Dynasty capital.) Directed by Zhang Yimou (Beijing Olympics ceremonies.) The full moon was out in force too 'cause of the Mid Autumn Festival so all together a pretty magical night.

Thank BobbyGentry
Croydon, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

I absolutely loved this show as an optional extra on our tour.The lights and music were mesmerising and the story was beautiful. You must see it- our teenage son enjoyed it also. About 1 hour.

1 Thank Julie M
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

If you live in Hangzhou like I do I went there after 3 month first time when my friend visited me but if you are visiting you should build it into your evening activity. I am not a big musical or theatre fan but I really enjoyed it. You might want to get tickets the day before. I bought them... More 

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