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  2. Shanghai
  3. Dianshan Lake

Shanghai: Zhujiajiao UNESCO Water Town Afternoon Tour

Product ID: 146655
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Explore and discover China’s oldest and most-well protected water town, Zhujiajiao. Enjoy the beautiful views of the canals and rivers while strolling through the village.
About this activity
Duration 5 - 6 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Chinese, English

Pickup optional

At your hotel lobby. The driver will be holding a GetYourGuide logo and waiting for you.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Delve into Shanghai’s culture by visiting the 400 year-old Zhujiajiao water town
  • Enjoy the beautiful scenery of canals, rivers and the large Dian Shan Lake
  • Take a relaxing boat ride through the town
  • Experience the fun of bargaining for unique souvenirs at the local shops
Full description
You can either make your own way to the meeting point or be collected at your accommodation. Board the bus and leave Shanghai. Head to the oldest and most well-protected water village in China. 

Located 16 miles west of downtown Shanghai, Zhujiajiao water village is 400 years old and is one of the city’s best-kept secrets. Discover the picturesque canals and rivers and admire the large Dian Shan Lake. Take the opportunity to go shopping, take a stroll, and explore this beautiful village. Try some local street food and be amazed by the tastes. You can even practice your bargaining skills at the local shops.

After spending three hours taking in the local culture, you will return to downtown Shanghai for approximately 6:30 PM.
  • Entrance fees to the attractions mentioned in the description
  • Boat ride
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup, if option selected
What’s Not Included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Meals

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Meeting point
Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that a pickup outside of the middle ring of Shanghai is available at an additional charge and must be paid in cash
• You will be contacted the evening before your tour to confirm your pick up time
• Please note that the return time is subject to traffic conditions
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Product ID: 146655