Many of Nanjing’s attractions are located within easy reach of Banqiao, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall and the ever-popular Zhonghua Men Gate. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find close by Banqiao are the Temple of Confucius and the Jiangsu Nanjing TV Tower.
To better understand Nanjing, head to one of its museums and theaters. Explore, admire and be amazed in the variety of museums including Nanjing Museum.
If the sun is out, do what the locals do and make the most of the local natural destinations. To spend some time in a little tranquility explore the Nanjing Botanical Garden. Take sunscreen and your favorite watersports gear and have fun exploring the waters of the Xuan Wu Lake Park.
Holiday makers visiting Nanjing should go and see Porcelain Tower, the Nanjing City Wall and the Purple Mountain Observatory. The Nanjing area features some evocative reminders of the past; be sure not to miss the Nanjing Presidential Palace.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Jinling Hotel, the Sheraton Nanjing Kingsley Hotel & Towers, and the Lakeview Xuanwu Hotel.