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Address: No.148 Zhijiang Avenue, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310000, China
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Phone Number:
+86 571 8731 3101
Today
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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The Romantic Show of Songcheng is the symbolic performance of Hangzhou,...

The Romantic Show of Songcheng is the symbolic performance of Hangzhou, being performed over 1,300 times per year. Since it was created, the show has been performed more than 17,000 times with an audience number of over 50 million. It is the theatre performance that has been performed in most times and has the largest audience number; along with the O Show in Las Vegas, and the Moulin Rouge in Paris, the three have been regarded as the "Top 3 Famous Shows in the World".

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The performance left me in awe and totally impressed. Ticket was very worth it due to the show. It was a multi dimensional effect. There were dance, acrobatic, real horses, very... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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singapore
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The performance left me in awe and totally impressed. Ticket was very worth it due to the show. It was a multi dimensional effect. There were dance, acrobatic, real horses, very good lightings, fireworks, water etc. in my opinion, its one of the best musical/dance I have watched! Didi ride from Yan an road cost me 40rmb. It was a... More 

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st kilda
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The theme park part was kind of weird but lots of fun. We spent about 5 hours there before the big show and were never bored. There are at least three haunted house type attractions which we loved even if some were a bit tacky. The gambling den experience (near the main entrance) is really worth lining up for. We... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a wet a Sunday (Christmas!), but the family and I still had a great time! The Romance of the Song Dynasty was entertaining and gave a good, albeit brief account of how Hangzhou fitted into the Chinese history. The performers were also top notch. The street fare was surprisingly very good. A little higher priced, but very high... More 

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Thank Houstonian88
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45 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The park is overly commercialised and doesn't really know what it is, at once a replica of a historical village with themed shops all in historical dress, the same minute more of a kids and adolescence theme park with fun rides and ghost tours. A fun day for kids but adults would be left wanting more from the experience. The... More 

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Thank Paul S
Hangzhou, China
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Song Cheng is supposed to be a representation of what Hangzhou, once the capitol of China in the Song Dynasty, looked like back then. Unfortunately, apart from the musical performace, I found Song Cheng to be gimmicky and a complete tourist trap with nothing very interesting to do. When we went, it was full of tourists, mostly Chinese, and it... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

A friend recommended us to go to this show. When arrived at the place (taxi about 20 mins from the lake), we were a little confused. Didn't expect it to be so big! There are many different shows and before the shows begin you can walk around and see and especially buy tourist items on the Song Dynasty. Recommend to... More 

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Dubai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

First of all don't miss their show at any cost. This show is amazing and this beats Siam Niramit in Thailand. Park its self is good and Song dynasty is very well demonstrated. This is must visit place.

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Thank anshulganga
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Hangzhou Songcheng scenic area is the most popular theme park in mainland China. There are a lot of fun projects and shows. Here you can experience a lot of things in ancient times. One of them was gambling in ancient times, you can use the ancient coins to gamble with the staff who act as a maker. The show "Songcheng... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Second visit to this theme park on Sunday (6th Nov) - took my time to see the activities and wander through the narrow lanes to check out the food and souvenir stalls. I tried some BBQ chicken sticks at one stall - not bad at all. While my friends watched some singing and dancing near the volcano I had a... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Must see the preformance, "the romance of Song Dynasty". The show with history of songcheng, Very beautiful lighting. But, the show will be more prefect with more story.

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