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Address: Around Guangling District, Yangzhou 225001, China
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This is part of the Beijing-Yangzhe river canal.

After many years of reconstruction and rebuilding this Yangzhou government does understand that roots of the people should be there. Therefore an upgrade was made for parts of the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed June 23, 2016
Bas F
Roosendaal, The Netherlands

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

After many years of reconstruction and rebuilding this Yangzhou government does understand that roots of the people should be there. Therefore an upgrade was made for parts of the city and the Ancient Canal was one of them. A good shot and a very nice attraction to visit at daytime but also at nighttime.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

This wonder of ancient engineering now days determines the boundaries for the Eastern and Southern Part of the center of modern Yangzhou and marks the respective borders of the old city. You could enjoy a nice relaxing walk preferably on the pedestrian street along the west bank right next to the water, from Dongguan Gudu (Wharf) to "1912" Entertainment and... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2014

The Grand Canal is one of the greatest engineering feats of the ancient world. Completed in the 7th century, The Grand Canal stretched all the way to Beijing to Hangzhou- a distance of over 1700 kms. Unlike the Great Wall, this canal was actually an unqualified success too, stimulating trade throughout Eastern China. In 2014, the Grand Canal was added... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2012

We took the cruise on the canal. It is a nice way to travel through the city, but today the canal is lined mainly with parks and modern buildings that don't relate to the canal. If you are looking for historic warehouses and other features of a living canal, you will be disappointed.

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