Start your relaxing day to the water town adventure at 11:00am. During this private day tour you will be able to enjoy the sightseeing of Tongli Water Town during the day as well as to explore the ancient alleyways under the sunset in romantic Xitang Water Town. Tasty local lunch and local delicacies in the evening are all inclusive.Description
Meet up in your centrally located hotel lobby at 11:00am, and take a comfortable ride to famous Tongli Water Town (about one hour and 15 minutes). On the road, you will be able to see China's countryside scenery and your guide will share with you about the culture of Southern Yangtze River regions.
Upon arrival Tongli, enjoy your lunch at a cozy local restaurant. Then, spend your afternoon to browse around the old ally ways and visit the exquisite Retreat & Reflection Garden (Suzhou style garden). Take a wooden boat ride to enjoy the tranquility of the village, and your guide will share with you some interesting stories about this area.
Continue your tour to Xitang Water Town around 5:00pm where you will find cobbled streets, old buildings, bridges arching over canals and the rowing boats lingering on the river under beautiful sunset. The movie "Mission impossible 3" was filmed here in 2005, and you will follow Tom Cruise' steps to walk through some alleyways and a 1300 meters roofed corridor here.
When night falls, the entire water town is with lights on. Continue your tour to the popular West Street where you can browse around in some unique boutiques and handicrafts shops.
You will be delighted by the stunning night view and the tasty local delicacies, such as dumplings, wonton soup and some drinks in a local family bar
End of the enriching tour around 8:00pm and you will be transferred back to Shanghai about 9:30pm.Highlights
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
- See the sights illuminated at night
- Private guide for a more personalized experience
- All entrance fees included
- Lunch included
- Snacks and Beverages included
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
: Shanghai, ChinaDuration
: 9 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.