Why is the Nanxun Ancient Town special?
Nanxun Ancient Town is a famous historical and cultural town with a history of 1400 years. It has kept its scenic views of a water town with ancient houses well preserved while developing an atmosphere of modern times with high-rises standing here and there.
Nanxun Ancient Town Highlights
Nanxun Ancient Town has the typical scenery of small bridges, rivulets and cottages set up by waters. The integral network of streets and rivers presents a unique view like that of Venice. The town is also rich in beauty spots and places of historical interest.
Little Lotus Garden
Little Lotus Garden, a famous private garden in south China, was built in the Qing dynasty. The rippling lakes, tree-sheltered winding path in the garden will evoke an ambience of refreshing and relaxation. In the west part of the garden are ten ancient camphor trees.
Jiayetang Library, one of the four ancient libraries in Zhejiang, has large collections of historical documents. There is a garden around the library. Lake with lotus, rockeries, pavilions and corridors, the main features of private gardens in south China are presented here.
Former Residence of Zhangjingjiang
Former residence of Zhangjingjiang is a well preserved building constructed in the Ming dynasty. In the complex, visitors can find one couplet wrote by Dr. Sun Yet-sen.