Private Day Tour: Tongli Water Town From Shanghai

Private Day Tour: Tongli Water Town From Shanghai
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$425
Duration: 8 hours
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A full day to explore the water town of Tongli from Shanghai is a great introduction to the area and culture. This private tour will offer freedom and flexibility to enjoy the sightseeing and the goal is to have a satisfying trip.

Note: This unit pricing is a group rate for up to 6 people.

A full day to explore the water town of Tongli from Shanghai is a great introduction to the area and culture. This private tour will offer freedom and flexibility to enjYour guide will meet you at 9am in your hotel lobby depending on the departure time you would like. The drive to Tongli is about 1 hour and 45minutes away and on the way the guide will introduce you to some interesting historical buildings to make the journey more interesting.

After arrival in Tongli, you will feel the southern Chinese country lifestyle and the running water from ancient canals, stone bridges and stone stairs in front of almost every family house. First, you will visit Tuisi Garden which is a UNESCO site and will be amazed by the beauty of the garden.

Followed by taking a manual wooden boat in an ancient canal to see the Three Bridges, a major landmark in Tongli. If you are interested, you may watch how cormorants catch fish during the boat journey. Next, go to visit the local marriage museum where you can gain and understanding of local customs about marriage from the Ming dynasty to the Wing dynasty. Then you will visit the Pear Pagoda Temple, the most powerful government official residential house. At the end of the tour you will head to the south lake garden, which is an old tea house built in 1898 and is still an active tea house today. Your guide will drive you back to your Shanghai accommodation for the end of the tour.
y the sightseeing and the goal is to have a satisfying trip.

A full day to explore the water town of Tongli from Shanghai is a great introduction to the area and culture. This private tour will offer freedom and flexibility to enjoy the sightseeing and the goal is to have a satisfying trip.

Note: This unit pricing is a group rate for up to 6 people.