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Suzhou & Zhouzhuang Water Village Private Tour from Shanghai

Product ID: 56885
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Spend a day outside of the hustle and bustle of Shanghai by visiting two picturesque Chinese towns in one day: Suzhou and Zhouzhuang.
About this activity
Duration 9 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pick-up included

Your guide will pick you up in your hotel lobby in Shanghai city center
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
  • Free hotel pick-up and drop off included.
  • Day trip (destination A to B).
  • All entrance fees and lunch included.
Full description
After meeting your guide in your hotel lobby, you will start your exciting tour to Suzhou and Zhouzhuang. First you'll go to Suzhou, one of the oldest towns in the Yangtze basin. It is world-renowned for its beautiful gardens, and often referred to as the Venice of the East.

Upon arrival in Suzhou, your first stop is the Lingering Garden, covering an area of about 30 acres, with several gardens, whitewashed walls, buildings, lovely halls and corridors, rockeries, ponds, flower. Its impressive layout fully embodies the ancient skill of gardeners and their outstanding wisdom, and the southern landscape architecture artistic style and characteristics.

After that, you will have a traditional Chinese-style lunch. After lunch, it's time to visit the water village of Zhouzhuang, located 30 kilometers southeast of Suzhou. It is well-known for its preserved ancient residential houses, and the elegant views with rivers running through the entire town. While there, you will visit the Shide Bridge and Yongan Bridge, also known as the twin bridges.  These famous bridges and are also considered to be the symbol of Zhouzhuang.

After the tour, you will be brought back to your hotel in Shanghai.
  • Entrance fees (as per the itinerary)
  • Traditional Chinese cuisine lunch
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transport by vehicle or minivan
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
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Variarts Travel

Product ID: 56885