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West Lake Colored Port View Fish Garden

Xishan Road, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310007, China
0571-87963033
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Ranked #8 of 236 attractions in Hangzhou
Type: Parks
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Guilin, China
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109 reviews 109 reviews
76 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I am an animal person, and fish too. Walking along Yanggongdi Road for half an hour, you can get to this park, no entrance fee. Recommend to families with kids, you can buy some fish food (RMB10 for 4 small bags) at the entrance and go feeding the carps at the pond. You will be awed to see how huge... More

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

If you do go on the Su Causeway, near the south end you will see a bridge going west to this park, in chinese 花港观鱼。 It's really beautiful and worth a stop. You will find kiosks that sell fish food for 3 yuan for a bag, and it is fun to watch the golden carp go crazy over the food.... More

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cape town
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

The gardens and fish are lovely, but not as lovely as the Humble Administrator in Suzhou or the Pearl Pagoda in Tongli, in my opinion. Definitely worth wandering though the garden but for me the views across the lake and the blossoms and the pagoda were far more picturesque.

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Toronto, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

The Koi and pond fish are huge and provides a colorful backdrop for your photos. There are many visitors so click when ready.

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Arlington
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15 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

When you arrive at the fish garden, the closer you get, what you start to see is this movement of gold & orange in the water. As you get closer, you can see that it is hundreds of Koi gold fish, swimming close together, hoping to get a bit of food, offered by the tourist. They are so thick, it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

This is a lovely part of the lake and a great spot to watch the amazing carp (goldfish). A relaxing spot to people watch and relax.

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Hong Kong
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

wonderful blossom garden with less tourists, could spend couple hours there without notice

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Hong Kong
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

Suggest to feed fishes in the pond. There're a lot. If you like photo-taking, get your camera ready when feeding fish. You can capture the fish-eating moment like in Chinese painting.

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Hangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

As one of the ten classic attractions of West Lake, Huagang Guanyu is located in one side of Su causeway. It is not only as a place to appreciate the golden fishes, but also a nice place to enjoy the greens and various flowers like a large garden.

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Westerly, Rhode Island
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

southern china experience. near to many other temples and sightseeing experiences. you will like it.

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