Zhejiang Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism

Things to do in Zhejiang are aplenty. For those into dazzling cultures, the nine national historical and cultural cities of Zhejiang are great places to start. For those desiring enchanting natural scenery, West Lake, Thousand Island Lake and Mount Jianlangshan are pleasant to the eye. Need some adventures? Be sure to hike its many towering mountains. Craving outdoor activities? Damingshan Skiing Resort and Yonganshan Paragliding Base will give you what you want. Museums like China Silk Museum, China National Tea Museum and theme parks such as Hello Kitty Theme Park and Hangzhou Paradise Park will raise your fun to the next level.

Lingyin Temple
Lingyin Temple was built in 326 AD and is one of the oldest temples and most significant ancient Buddhist temple in Hangzhou. The temple is nestled in a remote forested valley between the Peak Flying...
Wuzhen Ancient Town
As you travel through Southern China, you may come across many ancient towns and sites. Wuzhen Ancient Town, located in the northern part of Zhejiang province, west of the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand...
Hong Sheng Memorial Hall
Hong Sheng (1645-1704), courtesy name Fansi (昉思), art name Baiqi (稗畦), Baicun (稗村) and Nan Ping Qiao Zhe (南屏樵者), was born in Fei Jia Dai (费家埭), Xixi, Qiantang (the current Hangzhou),...
Cherish the Memory of Mother at Bridge Pavilion
Born at a well-educated family, Mr. Hong Zhong always went across the Hongjia River on his way to the school when he was young. The stone bridge on the river collapsed due to a lack of maintenance....
Jingyuan Ancient Relics (Ming and Qing Dynasties A
The Ming and Qing Dynasties Ancient Architecture Museum is also named Jingyuan Ancient Relics. These ancient buildings are mainly from Zhejiang, Anhui and Jiangxi provinces, etc., which are typical...
Hong Clan Ancestral Hall
The Hong clan is a notable family in Hangzhou. They moved from Boyang, Jiangxi Province in Southern Song Dynasty. Through Song, Ming and Qing Dynasties, the clan produced a lot of talents during the...