The Best Outdoor Parks in Wuhan


Wuhan ©toehk/flickr

Do you want to breath of fresh air? Wuhan city is full with amazing outdoor parks. I collect the top 5 outdoor parks in Wuhan, where the visitor can enjoy the nature and the fresh air.

These parks are national scenic spots. The aim of this article to show why that’s important the air and where is the best park. I hope that you will love it….

Yellow Crane Tower (Huanghe Lou) Park


Opening hours: April 1st – October 31st: 7:00-18:30; November 1st – March 31st: 7:30-17:30
Getting there: Take bus No,10, 61, 64, 108, 401, 402, 411, 413, 584 or electronic bus No. 1 or 4 to Huanghe Lou Stop

Add: Sheshan Montain, Wuchang District, Wuhan


The  Yellow Crane Tower Park is one of the first parks in China and was established over 1700 years ago.

The park located in front of the three Jiangnan buildings, so after your tour, you can admire these buildings as well. The Yellow Crane Tower is one of the  most scenic spots in the world.



East Lake Eco-Tourism Scenic Area

East Lake in Wuhan

East Lake in Wuhan ©toehk/flickr

Add: Luoyan Lu, Wuchang District, Wuhan
Opening hours: 5:30-19:00 (24 hours for public areas )
Getting there: Take bus No. 108, 402, 411, 605, 534, 810, 573


The East Lake is one of the largest lake in China and has opened for public use five large parks: Ma An Shan Forest,  Tingtao (Kikunami), Chuidi, Luoyan and Moshan. It has a cultural ambiance and it is in  top ten scenic spots in China.



 Wuhan Botanical Gardens


Tulips ©Kivanc Nis/flickr

Add: 388 Lumo Lu,Wuchang District,Wuhan

Opening hours: 8:00-20:00
Admission: RMB 30/person
Getting there: Take bus No. 402 or 709


The Wuhan Botanical Garden is the largest display of aquatic plants in the world. The garden is famous about its tulips and desert plants.

The gardens have become one of the most famous destinations in Wuhan. There are 1o botanical gardens and a Chinese Gooseberry germplasm cultivation garden.



Mulan Heaven Lake (Tian Chi) Scenic Area


Add: Shimen Town, Huangpi District, Wuhan
Tel: 027 6151 8928
Price: RMB 60/person
Getting there: Take direct buses (leave at 7:30—9:30 and 15:00 every day)


The Mulan Heaven Lake is divided into two parts: a separate resort built for leisure and a scenic section prime for sightseeing. The scenic areas are the best place for romantic vistas. There is the Heaven’s Lake Hotel which  can comfortably seat 500 patrons as many villas.


Mulan Mountain Scenic Area

Mulan Mountain in China

Mulan Mountain in China ©Michael Kan/flickr

Add: Changxuanling Town, Huangpi district,Wuhan

Opening hours: 7:00-18:00

Tel: 027 6150 2718
Price: RMB 50/person
Getting there: Take direct tourist buses to the destination at Wuhan Port Passenger Distributing Center


The Mulan Mountain is the only national-level geological park in Wuhan. It has more than a 1500-year long history. Mulan Mountain is a cultural preservation area and a nature reserve. It is famous about its religious site for both Taoists and Buddhists, popular science and ecology.

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