Qiandaohu Scenic Area, also known as Xin'anjiang Reservoir, is located in Chun'an County, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province. It is 129 kilometers east of Hangzhou and 140 kilometers west of Huangshan. It covers an area of 982 square kilometers. It is located in the hinterland of the Yangtze River Delta. Qiandao Lake is 129 kilometers away from Hangzhou, 140 kilometers away from Huangshan City, Linan City to the north, Changshan County to the south, Kaihua County to the southwest, Quzhou City to the south, Tonglu and Jiande County to the southeast, and Anhui Province to the northwest.
Qiandao Lake is a branch-shaped lake. There are 1078 islands in the lake. The islands in Qiandao Lake have different shapes. The islands are sparsely distributed and listed.
In 1982, Qiandao Lake developed tourism. In November 1986, Qiandaohu Scenic Area was approved as National Forest Park by the Ministry of Forestry. In 2010, Qiandaohu Scenic Spot was awarded AAAAA National Scenic Spot. In 2002, Qiandaohu Scenic Spot was awarded as China's Model Scenic Spot for Protecting the Rights and Interests of Tourist Consumers and Zhejiang Youth Civilization Scenic Spot.
In 2001, Qiandao Lake Scenic Spot successfully established a national 4A-level tourist attraction.
Its main attractions are Meifeng Island, Monkey Island, Longshan Island, Lock Island, Santan Island and so on.
In 1982, Qiandao Lake developed tourism
In 1982, Qiandao Lake Scenic Area became the first batch of national scenic spots.
In November 1986, Qiandaohu Scenic Area was approved as National Forest Park by the Ministry of Forestry.
In 2011, the "two rivers and one lake" Qiandao Lake Scenic Area Planning was carried out.
Qiandaohu Scenic Spot is located in Chun'an County. Its central geographic coordinates are 118 degrees 58'-119 degrees 17', 29 degrees 31'-29 degrees 41', 129 km east of Hangzhou and 140 km west of Huangshan. It covers an area of 982 square kilometers and is located in the hinterland of the Yangtze River Delta.
The water visibility of Qiandao Lake Scenic Spot is up to 12 meters, and the water quality meets the national I surface water standard. The normal lake area has a high water level of 108 meters and a reservoir capacity of 17.84 billion cubic meters, which is equivalent to the capacity of 3184 West Lake. The water level of the lake varies greatly, reaching the deepest depth of 100 meters, with an average depth of 34 meters.
Qiandaohu Scenic Spot is located in the middle of subtropical zone, which belongs to subtropical monsoon climate. In winter, it is controlled by northern high pressure, prevailing northwest wind, mainly sunny, cold and dry weather, low temperature and little rain. In summer, it is controlled by Pacific negative tropical high pressure, mainly Southeast wind, high temperature and humid heat. The climate is mild and humid with distinct seasons. The frost-free period is 8-9 months. The annual average temperature is between 15 and 17 degrees. The frost-free period is 230-270 days. The annual average precipitation is 1319. 7 mm, spring rain, plum rain, typhoon rain, drought in July and August. Its climatic characteristics are clear seasons, abundant sunshine, abundant heat, abundant rainfall and moderate temperature.
Baizi Bay, Qiandao
Qiandao Lake is a branch-shaped lake with 1078 islands, the largest artificial lake in China. The shape of islands in Qiandao Lake is different, the distribution of islands is sparse and close, and the list is consistent.
Mei Feng Island
Meifeng Island, located in the western end of the Central Lake area of Qiandao Lake, is 12 kilometers away from the town of Qiandao Lake. It has been identified as the first-class scenic spot of Qiandao Lake with its numerous islands, crisscrossing harbours and ecological environment. On a sunny day, you can visit more than 300 islands on the Meifeng viewing platform.
Monkey Island, formerly known as Yunmengli Island, consists of more than ten large green islands. The Chinese Academy of Sciences used the water trap method to make it a real monkey island.
Ancient is a scenic spot in Western Zhejiang. In the autumn of 1959, Longshan became Longshan Island because Xinanjiang Reservoir was built to store water. Hairui Temple is built on the island. The eaves and cornices are warped. From Hairui Temple, we can go up to the Ninggu Bell Tower by 500 stone steps.
Lock Island is a world of locks. There are 160,000 heart locks all over the island. The first locks Museum in China, China Lock Exhibition Hall and the most peaceful locks in the world, which won the title of Guinness, are also built here.
San Tan Island
Santan Island is located at the junction of the Central Lake area of Qiandao Lake and the southeast Lake area. It is 10 kilometers away from the town of Qiandao Lake. The scenic spot covers an area of 80 hectares.