Attractions

East Lake Scenic Area
East Lake Scenic Area

Address:
16 Yanhu Boulevard, Wuchang District, Wuhan

Content:
A 5A Tourist Attraction of China, the East Lake Scenic Area is composed of the Tingtao Scenic Area, Moshan Scenic Area, Luoyan Scenic Area and Chuidi Scenic Area. A must-see attraction for flower lovers, the area is known for having the "Spring orchid, Summer lotus, Autumn osmanthus and Winter plum". East Lake Plum Garden is a Chinese plum blossom research centre with more than 320 varieties of plum blossoms, of which 152 varieties are registered on the International Plant Names Index. There are also over 100 varieties of waxy shrubs. More than 10,000 cherry blossoms from over 50 varieties are planted here, and varieties such as Guanshan and Yunnan Early are considered the best of the best.

Transportation:
From High Speed Rail Wuhan Station, take Metro Line 4 towards Huangjinkou. Get off at Yuejiazui Station and change to Line 8 towards Liyuan. Get off at Liyuan Station and walk for about 20 minutes.

Alternatively, you may take a 20-minute taxi ride from Wuhan Station.

Optics Valley Pedestrian Street
Optics Valley Pedestrian Street

Address:
Optics Valley Pedestrian Street, World City, Hongshan District, Wuhan

Content:
The street features a theme of world famous buildings, resembling a miniature world. Here you can find the Arc de Triomphe from France, Plönlein and Düsseldorf from Germany, the Forum of Caesar from Rome, and a semi-underground shopping plaza modelled after the California coast, among other sights. All around are international architectural styles, sculptures and street art. Simply wandering around will take you on a journey around the world.

Transportation:
From High Speed Rail Wuhan Station, take Metro Line 4 towards Huangjinkou. Get off at Zhongnan Road Station and change to Line 2 towards Optics Valley Square. Get off at Optics Valley Square Station and walk for about 8 minutes.

Alternatively, you may take a 30-minute taxi ride from Wuhan Station.

Gude Temple
Gude Temple

Address:
74 Shanghuapo Road, Jiang'an District, Wuhan

Content:
The Buddhist temple was built in the third year of the Guangxu Reign during the Qing Dynasty. The core structure is Yuantong Palace created by Longxi, which adopted ancient Roman architecture. It combines the characteristics of different Eurasian religious architecture and integrates the three Buddhist schools of Mahayana, Hanayana and Vajrayana. It is one of the two only remaining buildings with Han Buddhist architectural styles in the world of Han Buddhism.

Transportation:
From High Speed Rail Wuhan Station, take Metro Line 4 towards Huangjinkou. Get off at Yuejiazui Station and change to Line 8 towards Jintan Road. Get off at Zhaojiatiao Station and change to Line 3 towards Hongtu Boulevard. Get off at Luojiazhuang Station and walk for about 13 minutes.

Alternatively, you may take a 35-minute taxi ride from Wuhan Station.

Tanhua Lin
Tanhua Lin

Address:
Tanhua Lin, Yanzhi Road, Wuchang District, Wuhan

Content:
On this 1,200-metre block, visitors will find dozens of old buildings, including churches, hospitals, schools, famous houses, gardens and consulates. Every brick and tile tells an anecdote. Today, Tanhua Lin also boasts a number of unique cafes and creative restaurants. Why not sit down and take a break after a long walk, enjoying a cup of coffee and some snacks?

Transportation:
From High Speed Rail Wuhan Station, take Metro Line 4 towards Huangjinkou. Get off at Hongshan Square Station and change to Line 2 towards Tianhe International Airport. Get off at Pangxiejia Station and walk for about 18 minutes.

Alternatively, you may take a 45-minute taxi ride from Wuhan Station.

Yellow Crane Tower
Yellow Crane Tower

Address:
1 West Hillside of Snake Hill, Wuchang District, Wuhan

Content:
A 5A Tourist Attraction of China, the tower was built in the 2nd year of Wuhuangwu Reignduring the Three Kingdoms period. It has been praised as the "Top Tower in the World" and named among the "Best Scenery in the World". Renowned poets Wang Wei and Li Bai wrote poems about the tower. The roofs on each level of the Yellow Crane Tower are different sizes, and they intertwine and overlap with a slanting angle and magnificent presence. On the first floor, the huge ceramic mural with the theme of "White Cloud, Yellow Crane" embodies the soul of the tower.

Transportation:
From High Speed Rail Wuhan Station, take Metro Line 4 towards Huangjinkou. Get off at Fuxing Road Station and walk for about 27 minutes.

Alternatively, you may take a 50-minute taxi ride from Wuhan Station.

The above information is for reference only and subject to change without notice.