Thousand Island Lake (Qiandao Hu), Chun'an County

Explore the shores of Thousand Island Lake (Qiandao Hu), a vast, artificial body of water, known for housing more than a thousand islands. Formed in 1959 by the creation of the Xian river dam, the spacious lake has submerged an ancient city called “Lion City,” which can be explored on a diving excursion. Roam the lake’s verdant banks, adorned with statues and fountains at the entrance area, or take a boat ride and set off on the placid water. Sail to one of the islands that dot the waters of the lake, some of them nicknamed after the animals that inhabit them, such as “Snake Island” or “Monkey Island”. Plan to see Thousand Island Lake (Qiandao Hu) and other attractions that appeal to you using our Chun'an County route planner.
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  • Qiandao Lake is located in Chun'an County, Hangzhou City. At its highest level, there are 1078 over 0.25 square kilometers of over-bridge islands. Covers an area of 580 square kilometers. It is known....  more »
  • We went there in October holiday and surprisingly it was not busy. We stayed at farmer's house by the lake instead of in the town where was very quiet and relaxing. A canoeing club was nearby and you....  more »

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