China's Wenzhou is situated in Zhejiang Province and is central to business and commerce. It sees many visitors on business trips but also has plenty of things to see and do in the city, so whether you're visiting for business or pleasure you're unlikely to be bored! It has a large number of cultural and scenic attractions that suit just about everyone, including families. There are a good number of places to eat, so get stuck in because the local cuisine is delicious. The city has a colourful night life along with plenty of shopping, although there aren't so many local must-buy products you can find plenty of locally made products here that will cost a fraction of the price back at home. There are also good accommodation options – take a look at our Wenzhou hotels for some of the very best deals.
Things to do
There are some pretty parks, gardens, and outdoor spots around the city, perfect for relaxing and enjoying nature. In Jiushan Park you can stroll around the sparkling lake and admire the sweeping views from the top of the soaring pagoda. You can also enjoy great views from Yandang Mountain, with the pretty nearby Nanxi River also offering splendid scenery. Snow Mountain is another top outdoor spot. Many islands are dotted around the city, and you can take an easy boat ride to enjoy their beauty. Some favourites include Dong Tou, The Wet Lands, and Jiangxin Island, with its fun fair, water park and pagodas.
If you are visiting with kids make sure you check out the zoo and Wenzhou Paradise. For a culture injection, head to the modern but attractive Taiping Temple, the gorgeous Mentoring Bridge, and the nearby ancient towns that are home to old houses, pretty views, and delicious street food.
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