In this tour, you will enjoy your free time in the morning. After your lunch, our guide and driver will meet you in your hotel and start the half day English speaking join-in tour to Zhujiajiao Water Town, the most classic water town nearby Shanghai.
In the afternoon, meeting our guide and driver at your Shanghai downtown hotel lobby, you will directly be taken to Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town and the driving time usually lasts around 50 minutes.
According to historical record, as early as in 1700 years ago during the Three Kingdoms Period, Zhujiajiao villages has been over there. In the Song and Yuan Dynasties, the village grew into a town and got the name “Zhujiacun village”. The appearance of the town we see today was left from the Ming Dynasty. Nowadays the ancient town is best known for its bridges, old streets, and gardens built during the Ming and Qing Dynasties. The highlight things to see in the ancient town are: Fangsheng Bridge, Baoguo Temple, Town God’s Temple, and Zhuxi Garden.
After staying in Zhujiajiao, you will pay a short visit to the Silk Factory where you will learn knowledge about silk and how to bargain for clothes, quilts and some handmade things like that. Finally, you will be sent back to your hotel.
The tour departs on every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
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.
Entrance fees to attractions listed in itinerary
Air-condition car/van and driver
English-speaking tour guide
Please send your travel request via e-mail [email protected] to us. You are also welcome to call us at 0086-15129005119 from Mon to Sun 24 hours.
Our real trip advisors will have your booking confirmed no more than 1 working day. We even take last minute booking if time is pressing. When your booking is confirmed, you will get a confirmation email from us, which includes the confirmed detailed itinerary with prices.
A small amount of deposit will be charged in advance via paypal for tour booking (Deposit for tours excluding train/flight/hotel: USD50-USD100; Deposit for tours including train/flight: your travel consultant will advise according to group size and itinerary). The balance can be paid to our tour guide when you are on the tour, or the credit card balance payment via Paypal latest 3 days ahead of the tour date. Both RMB and hard currency are acceptable.
Our Tour guide
Over 15 years, we had built up a professional guide team. They are 100% guaranteed licensed guide. Apart from been knowledgeable, they are also friendly, fun, attentive, and flexible. Nothing is too difficult or troublesome for them, as they will always try their best to make a pleasant journey for you! You may get new friend after travelling in China!
Our Driver and Vehicle
Always makes you feel safe and comfortable is the main goal of our service. The vehicles we use are all air-conditioned and kept in good safety and sanitary condition. The drivers we use are all licensed driver with many years driving experience. More attentive, we offer you a free baby seatservice if you travel with your baby.
Inside Looking of Our Vehicle
Our Driver and Car
Food is a part of the important culture for Chinese people. China fits for all budgets. Hotels booked by us will include breakfast. Lunch is chosen at restaurant which is popular among locals, and with good environment. (All restaurants have Western styled Washroom available if this is what makes you feel headache about China) Dinner is mostly left for yourself, so you enjoy more freedom on your local food adventure or some familiar hometown food. If you are a Vegetarian, or Muslim , or allergy on any kind of food, you are suggested to inform this to your travel consultant, they will help arrange proper restaurant or food to meet your needs.