Things To Do
In and Around Town
Yellow Crane Tower
One of the Four Great Towers of China. The top of the tower has a broad view of its surroundings and the Yangtze River. 15 minutes away by car.
The birthplace of the renowned legend of seeking a soul mate through "high mountains and flowing water".
It was built in the 15th year of Shunzhi (1658) and it is a Buddhist temple. 5 minutes by car.
Wuhan Yangtze River Bridge
At its completion in 1957, the bridge was often referred to as the "First Bridge of the Yangtze". It is a double-deck road and rail bridge across the Yangtze River.
Hubei Provincial Museum
It has a collection of over 200,000 objects, including the Sword of Goujian, an ancient set of bronze bells (Bianzhong) and extensive artifacts from the Tomb of Marquis Yi of Zeng and the tombs at Baoshan.
The largest urban lake in China. Notable sites,such as Liyuan Park, The "Chu Castle" and Moshan ("Millstone Mountain") Scenic Area, are within the lake district. 30 minutes by car.