Jiangsu Province Guide

Purple Mountain  

紫金山
Last updated: Nov 13, 2012  Posted: Aug 09, 2007
Jiangsu ProvinceNanjingChina
Tourist Attractions in Nanjing
Hours: 
5am-6pm
Price: 
Free
 
Purple Mountain is known as the “lung of Nanjing” and for good reason.  This massive, forested park area situated within Nanjing boasts fresh and cool air compared to the muggy, polluted city center.
 

     



 

Monument to the martyrs in Huaihai Campaign  

江苏徐州淮海战役烈士纪念塔
Last updated: Oct 01, 2011  Posted: Jul 12, 2010
Jiangsu ProvinceXuzhouChina
Tourist Attractions in Xuzhou

Covering 770 square meters with a parterre, a square and a lake, the park includes five main parts: Monument to Martyrs in Huaihai Campaign, Memorial of the Campaign, Statue of the Five Generals, National Defense Education Museum, and Steles.






 

Dingyuan Garden  

苏州定园
Last updated: Oct 01, 2011  Posted: Jul 12, 2010
Jiangsu ProvinceSuzhouChina
Tourist Attractions in Suzhou

Dingyuan Garden of Suzhou is located in the "first garden scenic area camellias" huqiu mountain ancient village, covers an area of more than one hundred mu, of which 26 mu, natural water YingHua pavilion, including water corridor, monuments, more than 30 sites size.






 

Qian Long Waterway  

乾隆水上游览线
Last updated: Mar 12, 2013  Posted: Jan 15, 2006
Jiangsu ProvinceYangzhouChina
Tourist Attractions in Yangzhou
Hours: 
8am-5:30pm
Address: 
The entire stretch of Yanfu Rd. runs along the canal
Price: 
It`s up to what kind of boat you choose to take.

Just north of the city center (Wenchang Pavillion) lies the tree and park lined Hu Cheng Canal 护城河 (also called the Qian Long Waterway). Yanfu Road runs along the waterway. Emperor Qianlong used this route to enter the city and visit Slender West Lake.


 



 

Xima Terrace(The Horse-Training Terrace)  

戏马台
Last updated: Oct 01, 2011  Posted: Jul 20, 2010
Jiangsu ProvinceXuzhouChina
Tourist Attractions in Xuzhou

Xima Terrace was built to commemorate General Xiang Yu who lived at the end of the Qin dynasty.Originally Xima Terrace was a place for General Xiang Yu to inspect his soldiers and cavalry.

Many temples and pavilions have been built here over the last 2000 years and it has become a place for men of letters to speculate and study history.






 

Xuanwu Lake Park  

玄武湖
Last updated: Sep 24, 2012  Posted: Oct 30, 2006
Jiangsu ProvinceNanjingChina
Tourist Attractions in Nanjing
Hours: 
7:00am-9:00pm
Address: 
Gulou District
Price: 
Free enter for the outside, inner side 20 Yuan/ticket

Close to the city center and featuring 368 hectares of water and 104 hectares of land, Xuanwu Lake Park is a favourite getaway for locals.  Well before the sunrise and even after sunset, the park is bustling with visitors. Some come to walk, jog, or fly kites, others to practice Tai Chi, and many more just want to enjoy the scenery


     



 

Nanjing Yangtze River Tunnel  

南京长江隧道
Last updated: Oct 01, 2011  Posted: May 28, 2010
Jiangsu ProvinceNanjingChina
Tourist Attractions in Nanjing
Hours: 
24h
Address: 
Yangtze River
Price: 
Toll 30 RMB, go and back

Nanjing Yangtze River Tunnel finally finished, let`s driver there and have a look of this amazing tunnel in Nanjing, which made many generations dream come true, no more traffic jam on Yangtze River Bridge, no more slow ferry, it will only take 5 minutes to cross Yangtze River.






 

Deyue Lou Old Restaurant  

得月楼
Last updated: Oct 01, 2011  Posted: Jul 31, 2010
Jiangsu ProvinceSuzhouChina
Restaurants in Suzhou
Hours: 
11:00-14:00, 17:00-21:00
Address: 
No. 43 Taijian Lane, Pingjiang District
Price: 
about CNY 100 per person

 Having more than 200 year's history, good and authentic Suzhou cuisine here is noted world wide.It got it's name from a famous old movie named" xiao xiao deyue lou". It keeps the traditional Suzhou cooking features of stewing, simmering and braising.






 

Suzhou Shan Tang Old Street  

苏州三塘古街
Last updated: Oct 01, 2011  Posted: Jun 25, 2010
Jiangsu ProvinceSuzhouChina
Tourist Attractions in Suzhou
Hours: 
24hours
Address: 
Shilu Business Center
Price: 
45RMB/Ticket,Over 70 years old free of charge(with passport)

Santang old street is Numer one old street in Suzhou.

With a river along, streets around it, bridges, boats, it`s really nice whatever at day time or night time. Many couples come here to take wedding photos, travlers must bring a camera to remember one of the best view of Suzhou.






 

Lingshan Grand Buddha  

灵山胜境
Last updated: Oct 01, 2011  Posted: Aug 07, 2010
Jiangsu ProvinceWuxiChina
Tourist Attractions in Wuxi
Hours: 
9:00 am--5:00 pm
Address: 
lingshan road, binhu district in wuxi
Price: 
180 RMB

On Nov. 15, 1997, a grand ceremony was held to inaugurate Lingshan Buddha. Altogether 725 tons of bronze were used to build this 88-meter-tall Lingshan Buddha. The bronze statue of Lingshan Grand Buddha is the highest one all over the world. 88 meters in height, the Lingshan Grand Buddha is the symbol of Lingshan Buddhist Scenic Spot.






 

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