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Impressive musical fountain

The West Lake musical fountain performance is free for all and takes place every night at 7pm and... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2018
Mary K
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Singapore, Singapore
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Impressive light show every evening Stratton’s around 7pm. It does get fairly busy so be there... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2017
grwpl
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Munich, Germany
via mobile
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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

The West Lake musical fountain performance is free for all and takes place every night at 7pm and 8pm. The exact location is in front of Hyatt Hotel.. on the east side of West Lake. They will cordon off the area during the show for...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Impressive light show every evening Stratton’s around 7pm. It does get fairly busy so be there early to get the best vantage point. I imagine you could get a bit wet if the wind is blowing from the wrong direction.

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Reviewed November 21, 2017

At about 7:15PM probably every night, the plaza in the middle of the new Central Business District in Hangzhou becomes a fairly land for about 30 minutes. The setting is breathtaking. On one side is the glittering giant gold sphere of the Intercontinental Hotel, representing...More

1  Thank Ron B
Reviewed July 6, 2017

I watched the 8:00pm show. Apparently there was an earlier one at 7:00pm but I could not make it. Chinese and English pop songs were used while the water jets flying in the sky. Very crowded with many locals and tourists. There were a number...More

Thank Derek20130924
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

1 English song pop, 1 Chinese opera song, and 1 Pavarotti and Celine dion. All together less than 15 mins at the Harbour front. Hundreds of people there and police were out in force to control crowd and perhaps pick pockets. Sound system was pretty...More

Thank Ctan1965
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

It starts at 8pm. They are very well organized with police, medics, toilet facilites and barricades. There is security check and heavy police presence. There is always a crowd so arrive early. Lasts for about 15 to 20 mins. Mind your valuables, keep you bags...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Wow, one cannot leave the city without seeing the show. Excellent lighting show with matching beautiful music. Beautiful even in the rain.

2  Thank Pauke75
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