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Address: Xiyuan Road, Chaozhou 521021, China
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Beautiful Lake

I was charmed by this lake from afar. It reminded me of the West Lake at Hangzhou. this West Lake is ranked quite highly in China.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2016
Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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228 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

I was charmed by this lake from afar. It reminded me of the West Lake at Hangzhou. this West Lake is ranked quite highly in China.

Thank AndrewYew
Singapore, Singapore
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95 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

The park is fairly large and a nice place to hang out in the evenings, but frankly while ok it is not that charming a park. There are peddle boats for rent. Note the park is on a hill, so if you want to explore it will require a bit of climbing. Not much of a city view at the... More 

Thank WeeKee
Chaozhou, China
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Beautiful West Lake, second West Lake, Hangzhou. Beautiful scenery, fresh air. The lake is clear. It is a good place to relax. When you look at the mountains of West Lake, you will feel a very strong force surrounded by you, so that you feel very powerful.

Thank chenruiyun
hong kong
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

A very average park and one can find something similar (or better) in almost any city across China. Nothing special. Chaozhou has many better sights to offer.

Thank wadia13
Clemson, South Carolina
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327 reviews
200 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Rated this three rather than a four because it is nice place to visit but would not go out of my way to come here. It is peaceful and scenic but if you come from the other side of the world it is one of those places you can skip.

Thank imdarkside
Hangzhou, China
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

West lake is wonderful,It is a place where is far from noise and chaos. To walk around this West Lake in Chaozhou is a good choice. lots of people on a Sunday. .You can drive into the park.

Thank 12Yuan12
Singapore, Singapore
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54 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2011

the park surrounding is peaceful, lots of people on a Sunday. You can drive into the park. Dont like the commercialization of a amusement center theme with shooting games, rides etc.

Thank Merpati88
Hong Kong
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141 reviews
119 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2011

It is a nice & peaceful lake in an old city, Chaozhou, China. Wanna to go for a leisure walking in the summer time. To walk around this West Lake in Chaozhou is a good choice. If you still have not use up all your energy, you can also walk up the small hill just next to this lake. A... More 

Thank viviensin
Quebec City, Canada
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160 reviews
38 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2010

The noise and chaos of hundreds of tour groups was soon forgotten once abord of the boats that glide you across West Lake. On the other side there were few tourists and we enjoy the lush garden paths and tranquil scenery. West Lake is well worth a visit.

Thank RTVM

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