Best Day Trips From Nanjing
Take 40 minute train ride to Changzhou. It has the tallest pagoda in the world called Tianning.
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Changzhou also has a Buddhist temple by the pagoda where you can eat a vegetarian meal for $3
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30 minutes drive out of Nanjing city is Purple Mountain. It's great for climbing, hiking & camping
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You can also swim in Purple lake near the mountain.
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About an hour drive away from Nanjing is Tangshan city where you can soak in hot springs.
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It's also a quaint little town full of fun exploring.
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About 1.5 hr train away is Hangzhou, home of the famous West Lake. It's on the 1 yuan bill!
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Be sure to stay for the sunset and watch all the lights turn on by the shore. It's beautiful.
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Suzhou is about 1.5 hours away by train. It's got beautiful gardens and architecture.
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Take a boat ride through the canals. It's especially beautiful at night.
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Shanghai is 2 hours away. This picture is the Bund, a famous landmark
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Shanghai Disneyland is top rated and also cheaper than US parks
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