First time and seasoned visitors alike can experience a delightful morning as you walk the banks of Xuanwu Lake and rent an electric or peddle boat whilst enjoying the scenic views of Purple Mountain with Sunshine and City Wall from the waters of Xuanwu Lake, you can also chose to jogging or bicycling around the Xuanwu Lake.
For the perfect afternoon, you can go to Xinjiekou a central landmark of the city for lunch and shopping. Xinjiekou has many brand-name stores and large shopping centers and restaurants.
To finish the day visit Confucius Temple Qinhuai for it's scenery, activities and dining. Originally built in 1034, Confucius Temple which is built on the banks of the scenic Qinhuai River is a sacred shrine to Confucius. Gongyuan Street on the northern bank of the famous Qin Huai River is the most bustling tour site in the city.The area around the temple consists of a series of tourist shops, snack bars, restaurants and tea cafes that appear to be in the architectural style of the Ming and Qing dynasties.
The Confucius Temple is located in the the Qinhuai north shore of Gongyuan roadside. Confucius Temple has stone brick wall for the screen wall with a total length of 110 meters, 20 meters high, which is the largest Zhaobi in the country.
Zhong Shan Tomb
Zhong Shan Tomb, the tomb of Sunzhong shan, the forerunner of Chinese democratic revolution, located in the eastern suburbs of Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, near the Purple Mountain and Xiaoling Tomb. Construction in January 1926, when in 1961 it was as a national key cultural relics protection units.
The most famous food in Nangjing such as Osmanthus duck,Xiao long bao,Duck blood soup ,Spiced beans and spiced eggs.You can taste it in Confucius temple or Hunan road.
February 10, 2010 Olympic Committee in Vancouver, decided to grant the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games host city of Nanjing in China.The Games aims to gather all of the world-wide talented young athletes, additionally, it should become an educational project in the Olympic spirit, so that young people from the movement harvest a healthy lifestyle.