This is a Suzhou private tour from Shanghai, including the most famous attractions in Suzhou. This tour can be customized to meet your need.
Suzhou is China's well-known "city of gardens", you may feel the charm of mountains,forest and springs without going out of the noisy surroundings of the town.
08:00-10:00 Pick you up from hotel in Shanghai and transfer to Suzhou.
10:00-11:00 Visit Tiger Hill and Shantang Street: The Tiger Hill Pagoda was built one thousand years ago. Learn about the history behind the historic sites. Then visit Shantang Street nearby, built in the Tang Dyansty, shows a typical water town style of traditional Suzhou.
11:00-12:00 Visit Panmen Gate: It is the only existing ancient city gate with land and water entrances in China.
12:00-13:00 Lunch Time
13:00-14:00 Visit the No.1 Silk Factory - Suzhou is also famous for its silk production. In the factory you can see how the silk is processed from the silk worm to the final woven cloth.
14:00-16:00 Visit the Humble Administrator's Garden. It is the best representative of Chinese classical gardens in the Ming dynasty. Focused on a central pond with pavilions, terraces, chambers, and towers located nearby, the garden is divided into three parts: the eastern, middle and western parts.
16:00-18:00 Return to Shanghai and transfer to your hotel.
Humble Administrators' Garden
When you arrive in Shanghai, our tour guide will call you the night before the tour. If you are not in hotel room, we will leave a message in your room, to inform the time to pick you up On the next morning.
The whole program was not done as the driver arrived late more..
Rating: [4 of 5 Stars!] by Tourist Guest,01/22/2018
I enjoyed the day's excursion but there were a lot of things that need improvement. They are as follows 1. Tour was late picking us up. They had said that they would be at the port by 8:30. They were at least 20 minutes late. 2. We were told that we would have the larger van but we got the 6 person van. We more..
Rating: [3 of 5 Stars!] by Chris de Vaal,01/27/2017
The tour was great. We are two started at 9 am and arrived back to our hotel at 5.30 pm. I just noticed there is a silk museum in Suzhou, perhaps instead of going to silk factory we would prefer a silk museum if the itinerary would not be so rigid. Would recommend to take this private tour to visit Suzhou. more..
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!] by Jade Meirina Njoto,04/10/2015