Hangzhou is a place of great Beauty. This One Day Shanghai-Hangzhou Group Tour will lead you to get an insight of beautiful Hangzhou. A Chinese proverb says “In heaven there is paradise, and on earth Suzhou and Hangzhou.” Since the ancient time, Suzhou and Hangzhou were well-known for their mild climate and pleasing scenery. This small group tour will lead you to explore these “Heaven on Earth”. Take this tour to explore the best highlight in Hangzhou including West Lake, Meijiawu Tea Village, Six Harmonies Pagoda.
Highlights of this tour: *Appreciate beautiful scenery in the West Lake which is listed on the World Heritage. *The tea lovers should never miss to pay a visit to Meijiawu Tea Village. *Climb to the Six Harmonies Pagoda and you can overlook the spectacular Qiantang River Bridge.
English speaking tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance tickets + Lunch
AM: In the morning at 07:00-08:00 our guide will meet you in your hotel lobby. After collecting all tourists, we will drive about 2 hours to Hangzhou. Marco Polo once thought Hangzhou as “the most beautiful and magnificent city on earth”.
Arriving in Hangzhou we will firstly pay a visit to the famous Six Harmonies Pagoda on bank of Qiantang River. That pagoda was built in 970 during the North Song Dynasty (960-1127) and now it is the national cultural relics protection unites. Then make a stop at Meijiawu Tea Village to learn about the Chinese tea culture and enjoy a short tea ceremony.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: After Chinese style lunch you will be escorted to West Lake. Boating on the lake is included and you will pass by some of the highlight attractions of the lake like Three Pools Mirroring the Moon, Bai and Su Causeways, and Leifeng Pagoda. The boat riding ends at Flower Pond where you will see some pretty fishes and plants. After the tour transfer back to your hotel in Shanghai.
Hotel pickup available for those centrally located hotels (within inner ring road of Shanghai city). If your hotel beyond the range, please contact the tour supplier for a meeting place to meet the group.
The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.
Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.