About Leifeng Pagoda

Leifeng Pagoda is located on the shores of the southeast side of the west lake. It is five stories Octagonal Tower constructed during 975 AD. The view of the city skyline is one of the best scenes from Leifeng Pagoda. Some of the smaller seating areas around the perimeter of the pagoda have a nice breeze and view of the structure. This mystical building is the holder of several tales and is best experienced along with a local tour guide. Climb the staircase to the higher levels and enjoy the landscaping and beautiful slice of acres of green natural beauty.

Must See

  • Octagonal five-story tall tower.
  • Carvings of White snake legend.
  • Climbing the stairs.
  • Vantage point.
  • Landscaping.

How to reach

Take Bus K4,K808,Y1,Y3,J5,822/K822,K504,Y6,Y9,Y7,514 to Jing Temple Stop.


  • At the entrance of the pagoda, there are two autonomous escalators to carry visitors to the base of the pagoda.
  • Wheelchair accessible.
  • Outside eatables are not allowed.
  • Credit cards may not be accepted.
  • Children need to be accompanied at all times.
  • Climb the stairs.
  • It has a beautiful vantage point best viewed in the evenings.
  • Explore the top level.
  • You can still see the remains of the original building.

Visit Time

November 16 to March 14:

Sunday        8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Monday       8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday      8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Thursday     8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Friday          8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Saturday     8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


March 15 to November 15

Sunday        8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Monday       8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday      8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Thursday     8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Friday          8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Saturday     8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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