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Absolutely great!

I loved this place. Definitely worth a vist for at least 1 day. If the weather is nice, you can... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Emma B
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The Oriental Pearl - Beautiful and serene scenic area

This oriental pearl (so named by Marco Polo) of a paradise is a great place for a “getaway from the... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
Yekaterinburg, Russia
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South of Xincun Street, Xichang 615022, China
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This is a nice lake, placed on an environmental protected area. The place is very quiet and ideal for long walk. The air in this area is one of the cleanest in country, sky is blue and nights have clear skies. I heard that Marco...More

1  Thank Ivan S
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Qionghai Lake (aka, Qionghai Wetlands) is undergoing ecological restoration to stop the degradation of watersheds. The residents in the area are comprised of the Yi ethnic peoples of the Autonomous Prefecture of Sichuan Province. Many are among the poorest in China. Although the water looks...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I loved this place. Definitely worth a vist for at least 1 day. If the weather is nice, you can hire a bike and cycle around!

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This oriental pearl (so named by Marco Polo) of a paradise is a great place for a “getaway from the big city” vacation. The air is extremely clean and fresh. The locals are very friendly. Much of the cuisine is about as organic as it...More

2  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

On the first day we walked along the lake and was blown away by the magnificent beauty of the views. By the second day we rented bicycles for 20¥ for the whole day and cycled 7 hours along the lake. It was magnificent, surreal and...More

Thank Moss A
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This lake is really nice and unusually clean for a Chinese lake. There is a really nice promenade along the shore which is well kept. The lake is surrounded by mountains which are not built over. Very nice and relaxing .

Thank Gilbert B
Reviewed 8 December 2016

To me this is the perfect picture of paradise, the blue water , blue sky and complimented by the green shubs and trees, the area is steeped in perfect beauty.

Thank african_events
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

We visited Qionghai Lake on the second day or our 3 day Xichang trip. Absolutely glorious sunshine. We hired bikes in the local town for 20rmb for the day, then cycled around the entire lake. I believe you can rent the bikes in the lake...More

Thank Diqiu12345
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Over the last 5 years there has been a great deal of open space and parkland development around the lake. The facilities and recreational offering have improved greatly. It's a great place to spend the day with the family or friends. It's a large enough...More

Thank CJ T
Reviewed 24 February 2015

A great location for an afternoon or midday stroll. There are many opportunities for photo ops and such. If you plan on going during a major holiday (like Chinese New Year or National Day), tons of people. Walking around you can see the beautiful mountains...More

Thank Curtis B
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