Impression West Lake is a show that is best known in Hangzhou. It is directed by Zhang Yimou, who was the director of the Opening Ceremony of 2008 Beijing Olympics Games. It is an outdoor performance on a natural stage on the West Lake. The story of the show is based on a Hangzhou legendary love story. Using the lake and its surroundings as props; laser lights and hundreds of actors can create a sensational performance.
Duration: around 1 hour (Performance has been ceased due to cold weather, will resume in March 2013)
Address: Opposite from the Yue Fei’s Temple (15 minutes’ walk from the hotel)