On a visit to Suzhou you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Suzhou. These places are what Suzhou is all about. These must see places in Suzhou will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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The most famous of all the classical gardens in Suzhou, this one covers an area of 52,000 square metres and is the largest of its kind. A UNESCO world heritage site, it was originally built in early 16th century. Created upon the old relics of a resident and a temple, huge halls, natural landscapes, man-made pavilions, small forests, hills, rock fo...
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23 Yuanlin Road, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
07:30 am - 05:30 pm
One of the four most important classical gardens of Suzhou, Lion grove garden was built in mid-fourteenth century during the rule of Yuan dynasty. The garden gets its name from the Lion cliff on Mountain Xitianmu in Zhejiang Province which also has many rock formations resembling lions. The garden was renamed several times and has always been a pop...
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Jinchang District, Suzhou 215008, China
07:00 am - 06:00 pm
Also known as Surging sea hill, this large hillock covers an enormous area of 14100 square metres and is 36 metres in height. A bounty of historical sites that can be dated back to 2500 years, this is an example of ‘big treats coming in small package’.
The tomb of King He Lu: After the burial of this king in 496 BC,...
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204 Dongbei Street, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Originally a site of the Mansion of Prince Zong, this museum was founded in 1960 and is dedicated to porcelains, relics of the revolution, most notably celadon, handicraft works, calligraphies and paintings of Ming and Qing Dynasties which define the history, art and culture of Suzhou and Yangtze delta.
Exhibition halls surrounded by the classical ...
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Pingjiang District, Suzhou,China
Paralleling the Pingjian River, Pingjiang road stretches for 1606 metres. Lined with typical houses of ancient Suzhou, this street has a phenomenal architecture. White walls and black tiles represent the simple but elegant way of Chinese architectural homes. The old town still retains the culture of Song Dynasty and boasts a history of 800 years.
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No.87 Jinshan Road, Huqiu District, Suzhou215006, China
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Great rides, a huge sign resembling the “HOLLYWOOD” sign and China’s biggest suspending rollercoaster are the highlights of this amusement park. Suspended Looping coaster, Flying Coaster, park’s faux Roman coliseum and derelict pirate ship certainly entertains the visitors!
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No, 11, Kuo Jia Tou Xiang, Dai Cheng Qiao Road, Gusu district, Suzhou, China
07:30 am - 10:00 pm
Smallest of Suzhou’s residential gardens, this one is impressive because of its unique space management which gives it an illusion of larger area. First designed and developed by the Sing dynasty, this was a part of the residence till Taiping’s rebellion in 1860’s.
The garden has three main sections: a residential section, the cen...