Private Day Tour of Zhouzhuang Water Town from Shanghai

Private Day Tour of Zhouzhuang Water Town from Shanghai
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$74
Duration: 8 hours
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Description

This is an ideal tour for escaping the bustling city and experiencing the picturesque Zhouzhuang. Zhouzhuang, one of the most famous water townships in China, is noted for its profound cultural background, the well preserved ancient residential houses, the elegant watery views and the strong local colored traditions and customs.

Your guide and driver will pick you up from the lobby of your hotel in the morning.

The ride from Shanghai to Zhouzhuang is about one hour. You will spend the whole day visiting Zhouzhuang, the No. 1 Water Town of China. In an area of half a square kilometer (124 acres), 60 percent of the Zhouzhuang's structures were built during the Ming and Qing Dynasties, which is from 1368 to 1911.

Lunch is arranged on your own. But with your guide's assistance, you can have lunch at one of the fancy local restaurants in the town.

You will enjoy the unique water lanes, stone bridges and the ancient buildings along the riverside. There are some famous sites you will visit are: Family Shen's Compound, Milou Tower and Chengxu Taoist Temple.

After the day tour, you will be transferred back to your centrally located Shanghai hotel.

This is an ideal tour for escaping the bustling city and experiencing the picturesque Zhouzhuang. Zhouzhuang, one of the most famous water townships in China, is noted for its profound cultural background, the well preserved ancient residential houses, the elegant watery views and the strong local colored traditions and customs.