One-day Tour Of Private Suzhou And Zhouzhuang, The First Water Town Of China - Shanghai
OverviewTransportation between Shanghai and Zhouzhuang. A visit to the Garden of Cultivation which is small in scale but very distinctive A rickshaw tour around the Old City District of Suzhou Sightseeing on Pingjiang Road which is quite famous for some local specialties and suzhou-style dim-sum A tour of Zhouzhuang Town renowned as the first water town in China A professional English-speaking tour guide.
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Meet the tour guide in the lobby of your hotel. It takes about two hours to Suzhou by car. On arrival, pay a visit to the Garden of Cultivation. There are some small, peaceful courtyards throughout the garden. All structures in the garden are used to create one artistic garden view with hills shrouded in mist and waves reaching far into the distance. There are also springs and deep pools, trees, pavilions and terraces.There are roofed galleries, pavilions, rocks and trees, which form part of the background of the northern and southern scenes. Fry Pavilion is a Ming-dynasty structure that stands next to the pond. A moon gate in the wall that borders the pond and the hills leads to a small courtyard in the southwest.
After your morning tour, enjoy an authentic Chinese lunch at a local restaurant and then take a rickshaw tour around the old city district of Suzhou, along the old streets to see the local customs.
Pingjiang Road is a historical street in Suzhou that is next to Pingjiang River. Pingjiang Road historical district is one of the best preserved areas of the ancient city of Suzhou. Pingjiang Road has looked almost the same since the Tang and Song Dynasties, and has maintained its vitality.Next go to the China's N0.1 water town which is about an hour drive from Suzhou.
Zhouzhuang lies in between Shanghai and Suzhou, within Kunshan City, Jiangsu Province. It is full of rivers and lakes and is thought by many to be the best water town in China. This ancient town has a history of more than 900 years, and contains many houses built in the Ming and Qing Dynasties. There are about 100 houses with courtyards, and 60 of them have arch gateways made by carved bricks.Zhouzhuang encompasses the beauties of all other water towns in Chinaold bridges, traditional buildings and small streets on the banks of waterways.
End of the trip and back to your hotel in Shanghai.
Inclusions for One-day Tour Of Private Suzhou And Zhouzhuang, The First Water Town Of China
- Entrance fees
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Private tour
- Professional guide
- Rickshaw fee
Exclusions for One-day Tour Of Private Suzhou And Zhouzhuang, The First Water Town Of China
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
Vehicles are collapsible wheelchair accessible, however the driver is unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking due to insurance regulations
Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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