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Daming Lake

No.271 Daminghu Road, Jinan 250000, China
+86 531 8608 8900
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Gentrified Ancient Lake

This lake is very famous but there's really nothing special about it. The government poured a lot... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Barry L
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Large lake

Nothing super impressive but it was nice to walk around. The smog is so bad compared to what I'm... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mary M
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Denver, Colorado
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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No.271 Daminghu Road, Jinan 250000, China
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+86 531 8608 8900
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This lake is very famous but there's really nothing special about it. The government poured a lot of money into the park and it shows in the sparkling new structures. I'd much prefer more authenticity of the original dilapidated structures than the clean new towers....More

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nothing super impressive but it was nice to walk around. The smog is so bad compared to what I'm used to that I couldn't spend much time outside but it was a pretty lake.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Day 2 of our trip to Jinan. The lake was not too far from the Sofitel hotel and the way there is through the old town. We took a taxi first, was about RMB 12 from Sofitel. The lake is very scenic. On the one...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

One of the top attractions in Jinan city center. It is a place for relaxation and leisure stroll. Take time to walk through the sideways and visits the gardens.

Thank FYL003
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Daming Lake is a good place for a stroll. In addition to the lake itself, you'll see people dancing, doing martial arts, photographing brides, playing musical instruments or singing. One part of the lake requires an admission fee, much of it doesn't. There are restaurants...More

Thank Z4094OWsusank
Reviewed 16 April 2017

It was a good stroll along the lake and the park area. The is where you should visit after you see the springs and the canals.

Thank Kaneth25341
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Tranquil spot in the middle of the city. Well kept walkways and parkland surround the lake. I visited on a Sunday afternoon in Spring the weather was warm and pleasant. There were brides having photos taken and musicians playing in bands purely for their own...More

Thank lauriemcleod
Reviewed 1 April 2017

If you're in Jinan, Daming Lake is well worth a visit. It's a nice place to stroll around. You'll be able to see brides posing for portraits, people dancing and exercising as well as the lovely lake and China's unique bridges. I often walk here...More

Thank T790KSsusank
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It lives up to the 5 star rating for attraction. The spacious and clean lake is surrounded by properly paved walkway for people. The entrance fee is free and they even had slopes for those who are on wheelchairs and strollers. Plenty of stalls selling...More

Thank travelbunny0306
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Very Neat and well maintained. A good spot to spend leisure time. I was amazed by the overall cleanliness. On a working day found lots of visitors and families. A must visit if you are at Jinan

Thank Subodhbaroda
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