Hangzhou Hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a center.

The center is: Hangzhou
Neighboring hotspot: Nanjing (80min)

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Classical Gardens of Suzhou
Grand Canal Component 16, the Jiaxing-Hangzhou Section of Jiangnan Canal, flows through Hangzhou.
Liangzhu Archaeological Site Some half an hour in the outskirts of Hangzhou City
West Lake
Xidi and Hongcun

Map of Hangzhou Hotspot

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Hangzhou Hotspot?

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  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source