Impression West Lake Show
印象西湖 Using the lake and its surroundings as props, lots of lights and hundreds of actors create a dazzling performance. Film director Zhang Yimou, who developed the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing has produced Impression West Lake. Similar performances are staged in Yangshuo and Lijiang.
Staged entirely upon the lake itself (a stage has been built 3 centimeters below the surface), Impression West Lake is a performance of light, music, dance and theater. Drawing on classical myths and legends of West Lake, the show follows a thousand-year dream.
A special auditorium and state of the art sound system make the performance easy to see and hear. If you are looking for a special evening activity this is highly recommended.
Average time for this activity (in hrs):
Hours: 7:45pm until 8:55pm with last admission at 9:15pm
7 Days • CNY 3,270
This tour goes around the major destinations of the Yangtze River delta. The tour starts and ends at Shanghai's Pudong airport and even includes a ride on the fastest train in the world, the Maglev train connecting the airport to the city. If Pudong airport is not part of your plans we can alter the itinerary. After seeing the major sights of Shanghai you will also see Suzhou,...
Shanghai → Hangzhou → Suzhou → Water Towns → Shanghai
3 Days • CNY 1,450
This tour allows visitors to experience the highlights of Hangzhou. Featuring prominently in this trip is Hangzhou's West Lake, which has inspired painters and poets from all over China for centuries. Boating and cycling around the lake, as well as witnessing the spectacular Impressions West Lake show, are some of China's most magical experiences. In addition, visitors will see some of...