Taihu Lake

Essence of Wuxi Tour

Destinations: 4-Day the Plum Garden, Taihu Lake, and the Turtle Head Island Tour
Suggested Itinerary
Day 1: Wuxi Arrival

Your private guide will meet you at the exit of your arrival station. A professionally-chauffeured vehicle will direct take you to your hotel. The rest of the day after check-in is free for you.

Day 2: The Li Garden and the Plum Gaeden Tour 

Visit the graceful Li Lake in Li Garden to unfold the romantic story the famous female spy, dating back 2,000 years — Xi Shi, who is also one of the four great beauties in ancient China. The lake scenery in the garden is quite elegant and picturesque.

Appreciate the enchantingly plum blossom in the Plum Garden, where there are over 5,500 plum trees. When the plum flowers are in full bloom, you will enjoy scrolls of traditional Chinese paining with pink or white plum blossom, elegant classic Chinese pavilions, and peculiar artificial hills.

Day 3: The Taihu Lake Cruise, the Turtle Island, and Jichang Garden Tour

Cruise on one of China’s largest and most picturesque freshwater lakes to cross the lake to view all the attractions along the route, including the White Marble Screen Wall and the Water Screened Cave. The 40 islets with active animals and verdant plants make the lake more vital.

Visit the Turtle Island located in the northwest of Taihu Lake to explore the modern Chinese garden. 

Continue your Wuxi discovery to the Jichang Garden, an ancient garden with a history of more than 400 years. Besides appreciate the poetic residence, you also can compare the garden with the modern gardens in the Turtle Island. This villa-styled garden will show you how the designers created artificial landscapes with rocks, pools, and the scenery around the buildings.

Day 4: Wuxi Departure

As your Wuxi discovery concludes today, your guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and transfer you to the departure station. They will help you with dealing with your luggage and see you off at the station.

Interested? Each tour can be tailored.