The city's main attraction is West Lake which has been famous for centuries for its scenic beauty, with its many temples, pagodas, pavilions, gardens and causeways surrounded by hillsides covered with tea plantations. It has been named one of China's top tourist spots by UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Visitors can take a boat trip around the lake or explore nearby attractions such as Leifeng Pagoda and Lingyin Temple.
Another popular place to visit in Hangzhou is Wulin Square where one can find countless shops, restaurants and street food stalls surrounding an impressive display of fountains lit up at night making it perfect for an evening stroll. Other attractions include shopping trips along Hefang Street or exploring the ancient Buddhist temple called Six Harmonies Pagoda which provides stunning views of Qiantang River below and offers insight into local Chinese culture with its intricate architecture dating back to 970 AD.
Zhongshan Park Pier, Zhongrui Tower Hotel, Rumonter Bright Holiday Hotel, Kuahong Bridge, Ruiqi International Hotel, Liujin Bridge, Tianlong Sizaoxiang, Royal Chia Her Business Hotel, Sanlong Hotel, Xiling Seal Art Society, Niugaomu, Qixing Pavilion
Huagang Park, Huxin Pavilion, Kuahong Bridge, Nine-turn bridge, Tomb of Yue Fei, Nansong Huangshi Jinyuan Relic Site, Niugaomu, Tianlong Sizaoxiang, Liujin Bridge, Hangzhou Guchengqiang Exhibition Hall, Leifeng Pagoda, Chuyangtai, Xiling Seal Art Society, Ruan Gong Islet Submerged in Greenery, Fuxing Bridge, Qixing Pavilion, Zhongshan Park Pier, Shengguosi Relic Site