How to plan a best day tour in Hangzhou? Hangzhou is one of the eight ancient capitals of China. Because of its beautiful scenery, it is known as “paradise on earth”. Take this Hangzhou Cultural Day Tour to explore the highlight cultural relics in Hangzhou city, like Leifeng Pagoda, Hu Xueyan Former Residence, and Qinghefang Old Street. Explore popular areas of Hangzhou with a guide who knows the best ways to journey around the city on this 8 hours tour that includes round-trip transport from your hotel.
Tour guide + private vehicle + Entrance tickets + Lunch
AM: At 09:00 our guide and driver will meet you in hotel. Then you will escorted to visit Leifeng Pagoda which was originally built in 975 by the local governor to celebrate his son’s birth. Now the pagoda is a symbol of Hangzhou City. It stands on bank of the West Lake and is well known among all Chinese people due to the TV program Baishe Zhuan. Taking an elevator to the top of the pagoda, tourists could have an overlook of the West Lake.
Noon: Lunch at local restaurant.
PM: We will continue to visit HuXueyuan Former Residence. Hu Xueyan is a achieved merchant & government offocial in the late Qing Dynasty. The residence’s construction was finished in 1872 and most parts of the residence were well preserved till today. The residence would be followed by Qinghefang Old Street to explore the well preserved ancient Chinese style buildings and view the old appearance of Hangzhou City. The street is also a welcomed place for shopping, eating, and leisure among local people. After the tour drive back to your hotel at around 17:00.
All transfers as mentioned in itinerary
Air-conditioned car and driver, English speaking tour guide
Chinese style lunch
The above private escorted tour is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your 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.