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Daming Lake

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Frozen!!

Visited after dark. The lake was frozen ! The temples around it were beautifully lit and were a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ssyatri
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Mumbai, India
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Go for golden hour and night time

Walked around the Daming Lake park yesterday for a couple of hours. Very scenic area in the busy... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2018
offseasonedtravel
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No.271 Daminghu Road, Jinan 250000, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited after dark. The lake was frozen ! The temples around it were beautifully lit and were a sight to behold .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ssyatri
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

If you have seen Kunming Lake at the Summer Palace then you can skip this attraction as it is smaller and less pretty. I didnt think a walk round was needed as it did not look as inviting as Kunming Lake.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travelbug0082
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Walked around the Daming Lake park yesterday for a couple of hours. Very scenic area in the busy heart of Jinan. Worth it to stay till evening when all the lights turn on over the entire park.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank offseasonedtravel
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Sizable lake in the heart of the city! Access to the lake via boat through the canal(South Gate 2) is a very unique and fun opportunity for first-time visitors. You can also enjoy visiting the Jinan Confucian Temple nearby. Some of the nice coffee shops...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Daming Lake is a very beautiful place to visit in Jinan. It is a very big lake. You can also enjoy boat ride in lake.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank prmehta13
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Place of great cultural significance and also great for sightseeing. Take a stroll around the garden, but you probably need to read up a bit on the place to appreciate the significance of the monuments and pavilions!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank neocamui
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Daming Lake is famous in China and rated the #2 attraction in Jinan, the provincial capital, but it is so beautiful it should be world-famous and #1 in Shandong, ahead of Baofu Spring Park and even, dare I say it, Taishan! There is a boata...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Martin A
Reviewed 6 October 2018

It's a huge lake in the middle of the gray city, and quite a refreshing break. Avoid the major holidays (way too many people), and enjoy a long stroll around the shore, or a boat ride across the water - anything from paddle boats to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank markquixotic
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

It is nice lake with nice places for taking photos but the cruise is so short...they takes u to an island in the middle of the lake which u can buy souvenir

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank medokemo
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Enter the free side, there is no difference with the paid one. Very nice and big hit with the locals. Lots of people being active or socialising.

Date of experience: October 2017
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