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Jinji Lake

Jinjihu Road, Wuzhong District, Suzhou 215000, China
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Jinjihu Road, Wuzhong District, Suzhou 215000, China
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A man made lake but has become a famous park for Suzhou residents. A good distance for either walking or running but you just needs to be careful with the kids on their roller blades as you come across them. Some area are just green...More

Thank Rosemarie G
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I walked around the lake near the Crowne Plaza hotel as well as by the convention center. It is very beautiful and they have nice waterfront pathways. There are many restaurants and shops nearby, though they are pretty expensive.

Thank jbikales
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

A nice lakeside in the east section of the City area Has great views and a real tourist hot spot Has an amusement park

Thank Dkkeeling
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Use the boat for RMB 40 to see the manmade island in the centre of the lake. And enjoy the view. You can see the cith of suzhou SIP from the lake especially the Famous "Pants" building as the new landmark of Suzhou. In the...More

Thank 782idabaguss
Reviewed 28 June 2017

It is among the largest inland city lakes in China. The lake’s western, northern and eastern sides offer a concentration of entertainment and shopping complexes. Head to the southern side to relax in tranquil green spaces. The lakeside has bike lanes and walkways. One can...More

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Jinji Lake, along which the new city took roots, provides magnificent vistas, matchless cuisines, spiritual gardens, cultural and arts centers, theatres and exquisite shopping malls with prosperous commercial centers.

Thank SMH739
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This lake is very big size... amazing. there are many places what can take a rest. I recommend if you visit suzhou.

Thank sunjoo_hong
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Our Shanghai friend took us on a day tour of Suzhou some 60 miles west of Shanghai. Suzhou is s modern city famous for its gardens. Our first stop was at the Jinji Lakr (golden chicken) area with many new modern buildings that included exhibit...More

Thank LnS2004
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely area to take a relaxing stroll (but watch out for the odd bike and scooter!) Obviously the lake and views are lovely but there are also some interesting sights to be seen as you walk around varying from Karate classes to...More

Thank KevMac1960
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Located very closely to SIP and good view to look at and to remember Singapore. Nice, cleared and quiet lake when there is not too many people around.

Thank junechong31
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Sharon R
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Response from LuskE | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the weather too. After rain the air is cleaner and clearer. If you are on holiday then I wouldn't worry. To get away from the smog head for less densely populated ares.