Direction from City Center to Hotel: South
Distance from Hotel: 26.1 MI/ 42 KM
Distance from Hotel: 9.32 MI/ 15 KM South West
Ge Yuan is a typical privately owned garden. "Ge" has the meaning of a singular entity in Chinese, but it resembles the shape of bamboo leaves. Bamboo is the main plant of the Garden, complementing stones which adds to the elegance of the garden. The use of rocks and bamboos actually reflects the mix of grandness of South China and its delicacy in the garden.
Slender Western Lake was named after West Lake in Hangzhou since its long and narrow stretch is very like a slender, gentle girl. It is a well-known scenic water body that meanders through Yangzhou’s western limits, resembling a letter “L”, The sightseeing area covers about 100 hectares and includes Yumatou, West Garden, Zhichun Garden, Ye Garden, 24-bridge scenic area,etc.
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Specialised local products in Yangzhou include Stuffed Animal Toys, Lacquer, Paper-Cuts, Jade Articles, Embroidery, Art & Crafts, Pot Gardening.
Traveling by train is an attractive option for visitors entering or leaving the city. Yangzhou Railway Station, located at Wenchang West Road, has direct services to many major cities in China such as Beijing, Shanghai, Xi'an, Guangzhou,etc. Probably the most important transport facilities in the city are the long-distance buses and expressways.