Have you ever wanted to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life after seeing so many skyscrapers and crowds? Have you ever dreamed of having a quiet and peaceful moment dedicated to your own self after all these busy years? This cool and bright October, foreign travelers from different corners of the world will embark on a journey from Hangzhou to the beautiful Shilin Town, Qiandao Lake to adore the beauty of nature.
The Stone Forest in Qiandao Lake is known as the “Best Stone Forest in Eastern China”. When you step inside the town, you will be captivated by the massive odd-shaped stones and rocks and the well-preserved natural environment there, which bring hundreds of unique sights vividly in front of you. And you will also taste local food and experience local traditional farm life.
In Huangshan Peak, a scenic site of Qiandao Lake, you will enjoy a marvelous panoramic view of more than 90 islands scattered around the lake and enjoy photographing the Qiandao Lake version “Poetry and Distance” on the observation platform. When you are on the Tianchi Island, you will be delighted in seeing the “Clearest Water in the World” and travelling amid a “Painting with Clear Water and Thousands of Islands”. You will receive a homely treat from the local boutique hotel to soothe your mind and body, when it is time for rest.
And it is also a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. You may take an exhilarating orienteering race, do thrilling mountain biking, or be engaged in a fun dragon boat race. You will start to discover the beauty of nature while you are playing.
In this golden autumn, Qiandao Lake has a lot to offer, including extraordinary natural scenery, interesting and lively folk customs, healthy and delicious food, and varieties of sports… And what else to expect in this painting-like place?
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