Hangzhou is located in the northwestern part of Zhejiang Province, eastern China,at the southern end of the Grand Canal of China, on the plain of the mid-lower reaches of the Yangtze River( Chang Jiang). The prefecture-level region of Hangzhou extends west to the broder with the hilly-country Anhui ...
A now-famous saying declares that "above there is heaven, below there are Suzhou and Hangzhou" Indeed, at the other end of Grand Canal from the " City of Gardens"( Suzhou),Hangzhou''s famous West Lake, its surrounding forested mountains and its temples of historical, cu ...
Hangzhou traffic, communication is relatively developed, railroad, highway, canalage, aviation carriage means complete, has become China's southeast coastal one of the important transport hub. Land main hang, hang Hui Qu, Hangzhou, Hangzhou and Shanghai, Hangzhou Ning Road, is the province's high ...
Information and Service
Tourist office: Zhejiang/Hangzhou CITS,1Shihan Lu(tel.5152888;fax5156576or 6667),on a small lane off the corner of Beishan Lu and Baoshu Lu. Separate "English department " Offers educational tours, interpreters and airline and train tickets( usually for groups) Open daily 8:30 am -5:00pm. currency exchange:Traveler’s checks and all major foreign currency can be exchanged at official Traveler’s rates with a 0.75% service charge at the main branch of the Bank of China,320 ...