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Address: No.29 Yanggongdi, Hangzhou, China
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Phone Number: +86 571 8796 2222
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7:45 pm - 8:55 pm
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$98.00*
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Hangzhou Night Tour: Dinner and 'Impression West Lake' Show
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Fantastic Show

Being invited to watch the show in November it was held at a lagoon cornered around the famous Westlake. The show director is also a world renowned movie director but his... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Ben C
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being invited to watch the show in November it was held at a lagoon cornered around the famous Westlake. The show director is also a world renowned movie director but his production in Impression Westlake is just amazing. The weather is very blessed in the evening making the dancing, music and visual effects all came out perfectly. Our show has... More 

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Thank Ben C
Hangzhou, China
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

After G20 Summit, I believed that Impression westlake has been known to all the people who watch the evening show. I watched this show last year with some of my customers who came from Canada, Apr ,May, Sep, Oct are the better time to watch this show, summer is a little bit hot and winter is too chilly, if you... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Worth every cent of the ticket price. Worth queuing to get in. It rained and we were handed ponchos. Zhang Yimou is really great in directing. As the crowd dispersed, it was almost impossible to get a taxi. We had to use a black market car but I was ok at negotiating so price was reasonable. Problem should be less... More 

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Thank Raymond T
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

It's not the show that was "Terrible" (see my rsting above), it was just terrible that it has been closed for several weeks leading up to the G20 Summit. Disappointed not to have seen it.

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Thank ohteoh
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

Great Show ... I will be going there to see the show for the second time, but can someone please help to confirm when will this show be available in September 2016.

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Have been coming to Hangzhou for many years and the west lake is always my main reason Unfortunately these days are too hot to walk around and the Hyatt hotel air con is stretched to its limit and still not cool enough

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

The view is magnificent. Very typical. It should not be missed. With a sunny weather go to the Island and walk around, eat tea ice creams and enjoy the views. Note that the place is often crowded. Don't be surprised by it.

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Genève
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016

The spectacle is a typical light and sound show, created around a romantic story and set in natural surroundings right on the lake. It is a beautiful / poetic show. We just loved it. The set is located along the shore next to souvenir boutiques /cafes. For Starbucks lovers there is one not far away. The seats are either under... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

A boat ride is essential to really step back in time and reveal the past days of the Dynasty.Enjoy a walk back along the causeway and enter into the gardens.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

A very pretty lake with a great flower garden. Take the relaxing boat ride. Then walk around the lake and explore its many gardens.

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