Hangzhou（杭州）, or "Hangzhou" for short, is the capital of Zhejiang Province, located in the southeastern coast of China, the northern part of Zhejiang Province, the lower reaches of Qiantang River and the southern end of the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal. It is a vice-provincial city. It is the political, economic, cultural, educational, transportation and financial center of Zhejiang Province. It is one of the central cities of the Yangtze River Delta Urban Agglomeration, the core city of Dawan District around Hangzhou Bay, the node cities of the Ningxia-Ha One of China's Important E-commerce Centers
Hangzhou is famous historial and cultural city in China,reputed as one of the seven major ancient capital in the Chinese history. Hangzhou is a picturesque city with many beautiful scenic spots .The West Lake has been China's best-known tourist spot since ancient China .
The West Lake scenic zone encompasses an area of 6 square kilometers. West Lake is an elliptical landscape with a water surface of 5.66 square kilometers, and a circumference of 15 km. Its famous scenic spots comprise Su Causeway, and Bai Causeway, which have partitioned the Lake into inner, outer and back lakes, Gushan (The Solitary Hill), Xiaoyingzhou (Small Fairy Island), Huxin Ting (Mid-lake Pavilion), Ruangong Dun (A mount after a provincial governor Ruangong) etc. In combination with the surrounding hills and streams, they make up the West Lake beautiful scenery.