Kunming Lake

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  • Address: Kunming Lake, Haidian, China, 100000, Beijing
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Kunming Lake is an artificial lake that was created in 1291 by Guo Shoujing, who was a renowned astronomer and engineer in his time. This artificial reservoir lies alongside Longevity Valley and occupies a major space of the Summer Palace grounds. It covers an area of about 2.2 square kilometers, and has been inspired by Dianchi Lake, which is a natural lake in the vicinity. You would want to take a dip in the lake for it is only as deep as 1.5 meters. You can enjoy the enchanting view while strolling over the 6 bridges on Kunming Lake, the largest one being the 17-Arch Bridge, which connects the eastern shore with South Lake Island.

  • Kunming Lake Address: Kunming Lake, Haidian, China, 100000, Beijing
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  • 0.25% of people who visit Beijing include Kunming Lake in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Kunming Lake visit around 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Kunming Lake

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95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kunming Lake

People normally also visit The Summer Palace while planning their trip to Kunming Lake.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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