CHINA▪SHAOXING INTERNATIONAL CANOE MARATHON

  • Shaoxing has a subtropical humid monsoon climate with four distinctive seasons and sufficient sunlight. This world cup will take place in one of the most pleasant months of the year with an average highest temperature of 23 °C (73 °F) during the day, and lowest temperature of 15 °C (59 °F) and the average precipitation of 50.1mm(2 inches). It is ideal for outdoor sports competitions.

  • Shaoxing has an easy access to land, water and air transportation. It is only 35 kilometers away from Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport and 232 kilometers from Shanghai Pudong International Airport. 

  • Shaoxing has a host of hotels of different star-grade and budget accommodation is easy to find. Travellers can always find nice restaurants and it’s convenient to get to places of interests.

  • Shaoxing dish is a main branch of Zhejiang Cuisine like Hangzhou dish and Ningbo dish. What's different is that the preferred ingredient of the Shaoxing dish is river food and poultry resulting in a dish full of the flavor of rural life. With its tender, smooth and delicate taste, the dish here boasts a refreshing flavor and mild fragrance. Also, most of the food is cooked with mild Shaoxing rice wine so that the dishes are accompanied with the special fragrance of rice wine.