South Lake is named for its location in the south of Jiaxing city. It is also one of "the 3 famous lakes in Jiangnan" along with Xuanwu lake in Nanjing, and West Lake in Hangzhou. Not only is it a scenic area, it's also an important revolutionary memorial site in the modern history of China. In 1921, the Communist Party of China was founded while on a tourist boat on South Lake in Jiaxing. If you find yourself along the lake on a rainy day, don't miss the sight of mist rising up over the lake. You can also rent a boat and go out on the lake to enjoy the views.
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Yanyu (Smoke and Rain) Building
A cold autumn rain, hot and hot high finally ended at the end of this summer vacation. Bring you to Jia, enter Jiaxing, visit Hongyi Master Memorial Hall, visit Nanhu Park in the rain, visit Yanyu Building, and hold a large conference cruise. As night falls, experience the special boat banquet, and the food is delicious. It is particularly attractive under the hustle and bustle of the two sides.
Many cities have South Lake, but there is only one that can become an AAAAA-level scenic spot, namely Jiaxing South Lake.
Nanhu is named after the south of Jiaxing City. It has a total area of 120 hectares and is divided into two lakes, the east and the west. It is shaped like a scorpion neck. In ancient times, there were often cockroaches inhabiting the lake, so it is also known as Wuhu.
Because it is located in the water network area of the Taihu Lake Basin, the surrounding terrain is flat, the river port is vertical and horizontal, and the long reservoir, the Haiyantang, the Hangzhou pond, the Pinghu pond, the Jiashantang and the Suzhou pond are laid down. The terrain is like a gossip, so it is There is an elegant name for "showing water and blessing land".
According to historical records, during the Five Dynasties, Wu Yuewang Qian Liao, the fourth son of Qian Yuan, was appointed as the governor of Zhongwu, and built a place in the shore of Nanhu Lake, and then gradually formed a scenic spot in Yanyulou.
After the Northern Song Dynasty, the Panshidan Park, Gaoshiyu, Nanhu Caotang, Lenyi Pavilion, Shuixin Pavilion, Lejiao Pavilion, Caoyuan, Yanjiayuan, Fangxiangge, Qiushuige and other gardens were built. Since then, Jiaxing South Lake has become one of the three famous lakes in Zhejiang, with the West Lake in Hangzhou and the East Lake in Shaoxing.
Jiaxing Nanhu Half-Day Tour|Yanyu Building, Huxin Island, Red Boat
and Hangzhou West Lake, Nanjing Xuanwu Lake and the three famous lakes in Jiangnan. There is no hot summer here, and the cool wind blew through the sleeves.
Shooting point: Huxin Island, only 6 minutes a week around the island, this is built on the artificial island in the South Lake, there is a pavilion thank you, Jiashan cloister. In Jin Yong's novels, the place where the heroes are booing is this place. If it comes to Xiaoxue, it is a lucky life for the three generations. The South Lake like the snow flakes is like a fairy in the ink.
Recommended attractions: Yanyu Building, Red Boat, Huxin Island. The map of the scenic spot is shown in the attached picture.
Suggested play time: 3 hours
Address: Nanhu District, Jiaxing City, Zhejiang Province
Zhejiang Jiaxing has been the rich land of Jiangnan since ancient times. The city is located between Shanghai and Hangzhou. A South Lake is famous throughout the country for the convening of a major conference of the Chinese Communist Party. In fact, Nanhu was famous for a long time before the CCP was held. The lake and Hangzhou West Lake and Nanjing Xuanwu Lake are also known as the three famous lakes in the south of the Yangtze River. The area of
South Lake is about 600 mu, which is much smaller than that of West Lake and Xuanwu Lake. The area of West Lake is about 10,000 mu. Nanhu was recorded in the Three Kingdoms period. The beautiful scenery of the Yanyu Building on the island is a classical Jiangnan garden.
Yanyulou got the name of the building because of the poetry of the Tang Dynasty poet Du Mu, "The Southern Dynasties 480 Temple, how many buildings are in the rain." It was built in the Jin Dynasty (936-947) after the Five Dynasties and was later destroyed. The existing Yanyu Building was rebuilt in the Jiajing Period of Ming Dynasty.
Qianlong Emperor prefers the Yanyu Building, six down the south of the Yangtze River, and eight times on the Yanyu Building, leaving more than 20 poems. The
Nanhu Scenic Area is free to open, but you can go to the Yanyu Building and several other attractions to purchase tickets separately. The boat is the only way to go to the Yanyu Building. The plaque of the Yanyu Building is inscribed by Dong Biwu.
Antique Jiangnan famous building, elegant and elegant, Yanyu Building also appeared in Jin Yong's martial arts novels. Jin Yong is a Haining person in Jiaxing. He must be familiar with Yan Yu Lou. The "Heading Heroes of Shooting" has repeatedly mentioned the rain. The building, Jiangnan seven strange and Qiu Chuji fight in the Yanyu Building, full of rivers and lakes.