[Beautiful Hunan in Summer] Guangfu Lake

Editor:Sharon Lee
Updated:2017-07-17 16:01:57

光复湖湿地荷影。南县宣传部供图Lotus flowers in Guangfu Lake

光复湖接天荷花。Lotus flowers in Guangfu Lake


Guangfu Lake (光复湖) has a lotus ecology area spreading 1.3 square kilometers. As the largest lotus viewing base in Hunan, Guangfu Lake continuously attracts numerous visitors from July to September. To have a unique experience, hiring a boat and going for a row on the lotus pond is recommended.


Where is Guangfu Lake: Guangfu Lake Ecological Park, South County, Yiyang City of Hunan Province


What to do: boat rowing, getting lotus seeds, fishing


How to get there: It takes 3 hours by car driving from Changsha City to Guangfu Lake ecological park.Changsha → Changsha-Zhangjiajie Expressway→Yiyang City → S204 Road →Yuanjiang City→ S202 Road → Guanghu Lake


Recommanded spots nearby : Tianxingzhau Wetlands, Luowen Village, "plant pit tragedy" site