Recommended greenways in Lishui
A key part of the project to turn Zhejiang province in East China into what officials call a "big garden", Lishui city in Zhejiang has made great efforts in establishing a series of greenways across the metropolis in recent years, according to local officials.
Here are some of the greenways which are ideal destinations for activities such as bicycling, hiking, nature studies, jogging, rollerblading, or just going for a leisurely stroll.
1. Greenway around Taihe Lake in Qingtian county
A bird's-eye view of Taihe Lake in Qingtian county, Lishui. [Photo/lsnews.com.cn]
The construction of its greenway is one of the top lifestyle developments to have taken place in Qingtian county. The greenway around Taihe Lake allows tourists to walk along a path full of vegetation and to embrace nature.
2. Hushan Tea Garden Greenway in Suichang county
A panoramic view of Hushan Tea Garden in Suichang county, Lishui. [Photo/lsnews.com.cn]
The Hushan Tea Garden Greenway in Suichang county lies among rows of tea trees, scattered on rolling hills. Bicycling in the tea garden is a recommended activity. With its tea fragrances wafting through the air, visitors become relaxed, refreshed and carefree.
3. Shexiang Greenway in Jingning She autonomous county
People ride bicycles along the Shexiang Greenway in Jingning She autonomous county, Lishui. [Photo/lsnews.com.cn]
The Shexiang Greenway in Jingning She autonomous county – against the background of the mountains and Xianxia Lake -- links all the major tourist attractions around. That's made it a comprehensive environmental space integrating tourism, cultural experiences, leisure and fitness.