Distance: roughly 10 kilometers
The highlights of the route are the sunset and night views which can be appreciated from 4pm onwards. After visiting the most ancient Pagoda of Six Harmonies (which dates back to 970), you can then cycle along Qiantang River passing three giant rivers that span it. The moment you arrive at Qianjiang New City, you will feel like you are stepping into the movie “Blade Runner” for the area is packed with avant-garde architecture including the giant building of China Construction Bank and the crescent shaped Hangzhou Grand Theater. Here, you can also appreciate the dazzling light show at the banks of the Qiantang River.