Dongqian Lake

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Dongqian Lake
A dock besides Dongqian Lake.jpg
Dongqian Lake is a long established scenic destination in China
Location Yinzhou District, Ningbo, Zhejiang
Coordinates 29°46′00″N 121°40′01″E / 29.7667°N 121.667°E / 29.7667; 121.667Coordinates: 29°46′00″N 121°40′01″E / 29.7667°N 121.667°E / 29.7667; 121.667
Basin countries China
Surface area 20 km2 (7.7 sq mi)

Dongqian Lake (Chinese: 东钱湖) is a lake lying in the southeast of Yinzhou District, Ningbo in the Zhejiang province of eastern China. It is the largest natural freshwater lake in Zhejiang province with a water surface area of 20 square kilometers. Since ancient times the Lake has been a famous scenic spot in Eastern Zhejiang.