Tianducheng,near Hangzhou, Capitol of Zhejiang area , boasts a 354 foot high replica of the Eiffel Tower and 12 sq miles of Parisian style Architecture,fountains and landscaping.
It opened in 2007 and can accommodate more than 10,000 residents.
The replica of Eiffel Tower is 108 m (354feet) tall. The actual feet of Eiffel Tower is 3x as tall. The residential area was built around the replica of Eiffel Tower. There even a gated community which occupies 12 sq miles. The newly wed couples often visit Tianducheng and have snaps take there. One can stay in paris of the East at the Tianducheng resort starting at $82 a night. Approximately 2000 persons are said to be there but there is very little information available on Tianducheng. Zhejiang Guangsha Co. Pvt Ltd is the company that developed the town and they are also planning to create school, hospital and country club.
They built a fountain inspired by the famous fountains in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles. But according to local media, the city is largely a ghost town.