Scenery of Lake Tai
Lake Tai, the second largest fresh water lake in China, is the largest lake in the coastal area, covering an area of 3159 sq. km. Constituted by more than 180 small lakes, Lake Tai is actually a net of water, among where there are 40 islands lying. The picturesque islands will catch your eyes by the activities held on them, such as X-sports, fishing race festival and gourmet festival.
Owing to the mild climate and water advantages, Lake Tai area, a land of milk and honey, is abundant in aquatic products, just as the folk saying goes: Small as it is, Lake Tai owns endless fish. Fresh air and clear water is not just the ideal environment for the fish, it is also the essential parts of the Lake Tai people and an element of natural resort. Having admired the artificial gardens, the picturesque landscapes, the natural aquatic products, the local customs and the hospitality and simplicity may be one of the attractive parts can make you reluctant to leave.
Inside the Lake Tai Park, there are 8 sights--trestle way on the water, maze in the reed bush, double pavilions in the wind, flying windmill, Eight Immortals, gulls habitat, Fishing boat, tower for sunset viewing--all of which are natural and unique.
Ticket Price: free for entrance
Location: Holiday Resort District, Suzhou
Transportation: Bus No. 58, 63 and 69 will bring you here.