Explore Hangzhou

Xixi National Wetland Park: Hangzhou's hidden beauty

Xixi National Wetland Park: Hangzhou's hidden beauty

Serenity and peace in bustling Hangzhou? You can find it in Xixi, along with great views and a unique dining experience
Hangzhou: China's 'happiest city' offers far more than you might think

Hangzhou: China's 'happiest city' offers far more than you might think

You may have explored West Lake, but there's so much more to the happy city
Longjing Village: Hangzhou’s ultimate green tea experience

Longjing Village: Hangzhou’s ultimate green tea experience

Where to find Hangzhou's best tea gardens and how to arrange a tea-picking tour
Longjing Manor: Hangzhou’s most famous restaurant

Longjing Manor: Hangzhou’s most famous restaurant

You’ll remember everything about “Dragon Well” Manor -- the food, the service, the scenery … and the bill
Hangzhou's best restaurants

Hangzhou's best restaurants

There's something special for every day of the week in Hangzhou
Hangzhou's newest weekend retreat: Naked Stables Private Reserve

Hangzhou's newest weekend retreat: Naked Stables Private Reserve

Verdant bamboo forest, African dining and zero light pollution, we explore an idyllic new resort near Hangzhou
5 most scenic spots in Hangzhou

5 most scenic spots in Hangzhou

There's much more to Hangzhou than West Lake. Follow us to massive cedar forests, ancient villages and lantern-lit countryside
Hangzhou’s best nightlife

Hangzhou’s best nightlife

Hangzhou has some of the best bars and clubs in China outside of Shanghai. Here's our selection
Hangzhou’s best hiking trails

Hangzhou’s best hiking trails

The city is nice, but when bamboo forests and rolling hills beckon, take a stroll on one of these four easy trails
Best places to eat Hangbang cai in Hangzhou

Best places to eat Hangbang cai in Hangzhou

In addition to the world-class scenery, Hangzhou is home to some of China's most popular dishes
5 best biking routes in Hangzhou

5 best biking routes in Hangzhou

Renting a bike and touring Hangzhou is easy. We’ve laid out the paths for you

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