Travel with us to Suzhou which is nearby Shanghai to witness the exquisite gardens and ancient architectures of Ming and Qing Dynasties, and explore the top 1 ancient water town of China – Zhouzhuang Water Town. What to visit Suzhou and Zhouzhuang with lower cost, this tour would be excellent choice!
Zhouzhuang Ancient Watertown, Net Master Garden, City Wall, Zhouzhuang
AM: Travel with us to Suzhou which is nearby Shanghai to witness the exquisite gardens and ancient architectures of Ming and Qing Dynasties. Located in east China, the city is renowned for its elegant gardens, stone bridges, its network of rivers and canals. All classical gardens of Suzhou, like shining pearls, are a brilliant part of Chinese cultural heritage. You will visit one of the most famous gardens built in the Ming Dynasty in Suzhou, the Net Master Garden. Then you will visit the Suzhou Ancient Wall outside from distance while the guide explains its splendid history for you. It’s one of the few existed city walls built in feudal society in China.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
Net Master Garden
PM: After lunch, you will have a short visit to a Silk Market where you will appreciate some fine silk article, learn Chinese silk culture and have opportunity to purchase some as souvenirs. Then drive to the ancient water town – Zhouzhuang, one of the most famous water townships in China. It is not only noted for its breathtaking natural beauty but also its profound cultural background, the well preserved ancient residential houses and the strong local colored traditions and customs. A 15-20 minutes’ cruise by Chinese style gondoda along the canal will be included. After the tour, transfer back to hotel by 18:00.
Zhouzhuang Water Town
The tour departs on each Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
The hotel pickup is available for those centrally located hotels (within inner ring road of Shanghai city). If beyond, please ask the local supplier for a meeting place to join in 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.