You will explore Shanghai’s history and culture in this morning tour. Visit the historical landmark buildings and residential areas, including the Bund, the old Residential Long Tang, the old French Concession, old streets and roads, Xintiandi, and discover the locals’ lives of Shanghai’s people.
As the famous Chinese saying goes, “There is heaven over the sky, and Suzhou and Hangzhou on the earth”. This put Suzhou’s position into Chinese people’s minds. This tour itinerary provides you with a visit to this “heaven on earth”.
In this fabulous and unique tour, you will discover Shanghai in a different and exciting way. In two hours, you will explore the historic sites and modern attractions while relax and have fun on the sidebar.
This tour itinerary focuses on giving you an opportunity to participate in a bona fide traditional Shanghai life by guiding you through the longtang (the traditional residential alleyways in Shanghai), arranging dinner in a local resident’s home and visiting a local free market.
Suzhou is not only a city with beautiful scenery but also a city with long history which has left behind many attractive scenic spots and historical sites. The Lingering Garden was built in Ming Dynasty; it is praised as one of the China’s four famous gardens. The Ancient City Wall has both the land and water gates with a history of 2500 years. Suzhou Museum houses over 30,000 cultural relics notably of excavated artifacts, including Ming and Qing Dynasty paintings and calligraphy, arts and crafts.
The best of the east and west: China’s premier shopping center, the World Financial Center, a classical Chinese garden and a temple complex…Shanghai has enough halos over its head to be a top-ranked tourism destination in China.
You are about to visit Tongli, a water town with a network of canals covering it. To better fit into the local life, you will take a rickshaw ride in Tongli and have a cruise trip on the canals of the town.
You will visit two ancient towns in Shanghai, Zhujiajiao and the Seven Treasures Town. Zhujiajiao is located in the suburb of Shanghai, with a history of more than 1,700 years. It is one of the best-preserved ancient towns in Shanghai. The Seven Treasures Town was built in the Northern Song Dynasty and grew into a prosperous business center during the Ming and Qing Dynasties.
Attractions:Seven Treasures Town ,Zhujiajiao Water Town