KLM Travel Guide

HANGZHOU

China
9°C Dec

Hangzhou: paradise on earth

According to a Chinese proverb, this city is paradise on earth. Book a flight to Hangzhou and discover magnificent temples and beautiful tea plantations. Thanks to its subtropical climate, Hangzhou has a pleasant climate year-round. Enjoy a boat ride and admire the water lilies in West Lake or visit the historic water village of Wuzhen, which seems frozen in time.

High-quality silk and tea

Located in Zheijang province, Hangzhou has been one of China's main tea growing regions for centuries. Visit the National Tea Museum and have a cup in a traditional tea house. Hangzhou is also historically known as the 'city of silk'. This is the place to buy a high-quality tailor-made suit or dress. Hangzhou is not only the ideal destination for a city trip, but also the starting point for a longer vacation in China. Treat yourself: book a flight to Hangzhou now!

Culinary delights and peaceful temples

Hangzhou is full of culinary surprises. The city is known for local delicacies such as Beggar's Chicken (chicken wrapped in lotus leaves and baked in clay), West Lake fish in vinegar and deep-fried shrimp with Longjing tea. The city is also known for its many temples. The Lingyin temple is one of the largest Buddhist temples in China, located in a quiet valley, surrounded by forest. This is the place to be if you are looking for peaceful reflection.

Flights to Hangzhou for a unique city trip

With our favourable flight times, comfortable seats and attentive personal service you will reach your destination with ease. KLM is working hard to achieve increasingly sustainable aviation. Would you like to help? Read more about the actions you can take to reduce the impact of your flight.

Loved for

Nature
Culinary
Family Fun
Citytrip
Romance
Shopping

When to go

Dec white clouds 9°C
13%
Jan white clouds 7°C
13%
Feb white clouds 9°C
21%
Mar white clouds 13°C
19%
Apr white clouds 18°C
10%
May white clouds 23°C
19%
Jun mostly cloudy 26°C
33%
Jul light rain showers 30°C
45%
Aug light rain showers 30°C
42%
Sept white clouds 25°C
23%
Oct white clouds 20°C
10%
Nov white clouds 16°C
10%