It's a rare cherry blossom season of the year. So, what other places can we enjoy cherry trees in Hangzhou?
1. Taiziwan Park
Taiziwan park is located in the southwest corner of the West Lake, under the litchi peak of Nanping mountain. It is the oldest flower appreciation resort in Hangzhou. Every March and April, a large number of tourists come to enjoy the flowers.
At present, there are thousands of cherry trees in Taiziwan Park, most of them are Japanese cherry trees, among which Japanese early cherry and Japanese late cherry are the most. There are also 17 Chinese cherry trees in Taiziwan Park, which were introduced from Jinggang Mountain three years ago. They have blossomed and are the first batch of cherry trees in Taiziwan.
2. Willow wave Warbler
LIULANG Wenying is located on the southeast Bank of the West Lake, at the Qingbo gate. It is one of the ten sceneries of the West Lake. To the east of Wenying hall in LIULANG Wenying scenic area, a friendship park scenic area is formed mainly by lawn and dense forest belt. A batch of Japanese cherry blossoms are introduced. The north side of the lawn is paved with stone platforms, and stands the monument of no war between Japan and China.
The cherry trees of the willow warbler are very concentrated. There are about 170 kinds of cherry trees. The cherry trees are mainly Japanese early cherry trees and some pink Japanese late cherry trees.
3. Haihuangxing ecological park
Haihuangxing ecological park is located in Shuangpu Town, West Lake District, where more than 4000 cherry trees are planted. There is a cherry tree forest more than 8 years old on lover island in the east of the park. There is a 1999 meter long Cherry Blossom Road in the park. The Cherry Blossom Road is surrounded by a large lake, in the shape of '9', representing a long love.
4. Sakura Avenue, Qiandao Lake
Now in the water filled Qiandao Lake in Hangzhou, a 2300 meter long Cherry Blossom footpath is becoming a new place for people to enjoy spring. The unique romantic spring of Qiandao Lake is the beautiful scenery and cherry blossom.
Cherry Blossom trail of Qiandao Lake is located in Yangguang Road, Qiandao Lake Town, Chun'an County, Hangzhou city. Since 2014, the road section has been upgraded and renovated. 830 Chinese early cherry trees with 15-year-old trees and an average height of about 10 meters have been planted on the roadside. After a year of care and climate adaptation, it has become a blooming cherry blossom sea.
5. Hangzhou cherry garden
Hangzhou cherry garden is located in yimenling, Xiwu Road, tangbu village, Pingyao Town, Yuhang, Hangzhou. It is the largest cherry appreciation base in the province at present. It is expected to officially open in 2017.
At present, there are a total area of 600 mu of cherry blossom in the park. There are 27 varieties and nearly 60000 cherry trees growing on Six Mountains, including Matsumoto and Yoshino, which account for more than half of the total. There is also a 10 kilometer Sakura Avenue.
6. Yingbin Road, Linping
Yingbin Road is a unique Sakura Avenue. Every spring, the cherry blossoms here are particularly brilliant, attracting countless passers-by to stop and take photos. Many citizens often choose this place for running.
Run along this road all the time, and you can see all the beautiful scenery brought by spring. Flowers sway with the wind, creating a romantic and beautiful atmosphere.
8. Lin'an Qingliang peak
The best place to enjoy cherry trees in Lin'an is Qingliangfeng nature reserve. There are four or five varieties from the foot of the mountain to the top of the peak. In more than a week, there will be a full bloom. At that time, the National Nature Reserve will be covered with mountains and forests. In the past two days, cherry blossoms at the foot of the mountain have been opened one after another, and will gradually spread to the top of the mountain. There is a mood of "April is the end of the world, cherry blossoms start to bloom at the top of the mountain".
9. Binjiang Avenue, Tonglu
Cherry blossoms bloom on Binjiang Avenue in Tonglu County, which is another good place for tourists to come to Tonglu, and also attracts many people to take photos of cherry trees.