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Jinji Lake

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Address: Jinjihu Road, Wuzhong District, Suzhou 215000, China
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Huge lake and can be romantic place to love-in

Man made Lake. Good environment and activities and have group gathering or even cycling. good way to enjoy a peaceful day along the lake to lie on the grass.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Saihoo F
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Suzhou, China
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Suzhou, China
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Man made Lake. Good environment and activities and have group gathering or even cycling. good way to enjoy a peaceful day along the lake to lie on the grass.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a Busy Week it was Wonderful to Walk around and enjoy a Bottle of Wine on the Lake Shore. Our Visit was on a Saturday and it was not so Crowded and Plenty of Parking.

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Suzhou, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a lake. There's water in it. Walking trail allows for circumnavigation, but unless you are with someone to talk to or enjoy the time with, well, walking around a lake can get a little boring. There are places YOU can stop off at. Ferris wheel park, hotels, restaurants, cafes at moon harbor and li gong di, but, probably, again,... More 

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Chiltern, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

We had time to walk around the lake and the surrounding area. The lake is very clean and there were lots of both local and international tourist our enjoying the sunshine. The paddles boats looked like fun, we didn't have time to take one out, but it would have been nice out on the water, calm and clean.

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 367 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Jinji in Chinese means Golden Rooster. It is a fresh water lake located in the center part of the city. We went for a boat ride. The lake is not big and the area is quite new, but on the boat we didn’t see much during such a short time. Next time I should explore this place on foot. One... More 

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Shanghai Region, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

you forget that you're living in china when you come to this place. everything looks so modern especially the clear view of the pants building. you can also rent one of those bikes to go around the lake

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Nanjing , China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

I stayed in hotel there . It is a great amazing place . The restaurants everywhere. The ares is big and is really really make you feel peace and good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Sandpit, kites, ice cream, splash pool, grass, trees! Near nice child friendly restaurants like The Mediterranean!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Boarded Wu Zhongsheng to Tiger Hill overlooking the east, I saw a pool of blue water and beautiful in the sun flashed brilliance, which is east of Jinji Lake in Suzhou. Legend has it down to the lake on board the Golden Rooster, named after the lake area of 10,768 acres, an average of 2.5 to 3 meters depth, is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

A great area for relaxation. Based near Conference centre and Crowne Plaza And InterContinental hotel. Has a giant a Ferris wheel in the park area and a few islands in the Lake.

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