The Best Pools in Wuhan


Wuhan ©toehk/flickr

The summer is very hot and dirty. The swimming is healthy. If you want to can develop your fitness.  So, the best thing to do in the summer is the swimming. But, what can we do in winter? Wuhan is one of the most populous cities in China and located in the capital of Hubei Province.

There are many tourist attractions including the pools. I collect the top swimming pools in Wuhan. I hope that you will like and you will visit with one of them…


Yindong Swimming and Diving Hall


Swimming ©Jim Bahn/flickr


Add: 2 Tiyuguan Lu, Wuchang District, Wuhuan
Tel: 027 8783 9601; 8732 0122
Price: 40 RMB, 280 RMB (10 swims)
Opening hours: 12:00-22:00
Getting there: Take bus No. 14, 19, 64, 515, 521, 530, 572, 576, 586, 606, 729, 电车1 to Hongshan Tiyuguan


The Yindong Swimming and Diving Hall is one of the best swimming centers in Wuhan. The pool located near the East lakeand next to the She Mountain. This aquatic center was built in 1994 and it is over 20,000 sq. m.

Annually, there held the world’s greatest diving champions, including Li Qing, Zhou Jihong,  Xiao Hailiang and Fu Mingxia. The water quality and temperature is perfect to swim in any season.


Hankou Pool


Water ©Macky Franklin/flickr


Add: Jiangtan phase 2, Hankou Yanjiang Dadao, Jiang’an District, Wuhan (near rear gate of Jinxiu Changjiang)
Opening hours: 06:30-22:00
Tel: 157 2702 0847
Price: 20 RMB; 100 RMB (early bird – 10 morning swims)
Getting there: Take bus No. 563 Longwangmiao


The Hankou Pool is an outdoor swimming facility. This pool has a grassy area. There are two pools:

1.a shallow wading pool (0.6-1.5 m deep)

2. a deeper pool (1.7-2m deep)


The shallow wading pool is especially for the children. The deeper pool is perfect for the adults who can get some exercise. It  is one of the most popular outdoor pool in China. (Wuhan)


Yangguang Zaixian Hengwen Swimming Pool

 Swimming Pool

Swimming Pool ©AndyRobertsPhotoes/flickr


Add: 2F, Yangguan Zaixian Community Bulding, 998 Wuchang Xiongchu Dadao, Hongshan District, Wuhan
Tel: 027 8753 1965
Opening hours: 15:00-20:00
Price: 20 RMB (before 15:00); 25 RMB (after 15:00); 400 RMB (6-month, 25 swim limit); 900 RMB (1 year, 60 swim limit)
Getting there: Take bus No. 15, 529, 715, 723, 728, 757, 758, 785, 788, 913 Xiongchu Dadao Fenglin Shangcheng


The Yangguang Zaixian Hengwen Swimming Pool is the single pool that can accomodate about 200 swimmers. It is located in the Zaixian District, Wuhan. The pool has six aqueducts (you can play in them and  it is 25 m long pool. The second floor the visitor can play and swimming.


Wuhan Institute of Physical Education Swimming Pool

 Swimming Pool

Swimming Pool ©pavelrybin/flickr


Add: 461 Luoyu Lu, Hongshan District, Wuhan (inside the Wuhan Institute of Physical Education building)
Tel: 027 8719 0657
Opening hours: 18:00-21:00 (weekday); 14:00-21:00 (weekend); 8:00-21:30 (summer vacation)
Price: 30 RMB; 10 RMB (students, children)
Getting there: Take bus No. 15, 18, 25, 510, 518, 521, 536, 583, 702, 703, 709, 810 to Luoyu Lu Majiazhuang


This pool is one of the largest solar-powered swimming pools in China. The aquatic centers is 3,600 sq. m large and the water is always clear. The pool offers swimming lessons for adults and children as well.


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