All, Cultural Trails

Time Out tour Suzhou weekend trip-From Shanghai,Every Saturday

All, Cultural Trails

Time Out tour Suzhou weekend trip-From Shanghai,Every Saturday

  • Destination

    Suzhou

  • Trip duration

    2 days, 1 night

  • Price

    From 1480 cny

  • Availability period

    21 Nov. 2020 - 31 Mar. 2021

  • Min/Max travelers

    Min. 20

  • Transport

    Private bus,from Shanghai

  • Accommodation

    Hotel

  • *Emperor Qianlong was the only emperor who travelled to South China six times during his lifetime. During this journey, you will visit different kinds of garden and residential palaces in imitation of the Imperial Summer Palace in Beijing.
  • *Taste the Squirrel fish: a local delicacy served in a historical restaurant which was already running at Qianlong’s time
  • *In this journey you will see some of the less-visited parts of Suzhou, so to grant you the chance to explore this destination in a different way.

SUZHOU, CHINA

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Day 1

SHANGHAI - SUZHOU

Meet at the Gate 1, Subway of Renmin Square and transfer to Suzhou.

First stop will be the renown Shantang Street, before having your lunch arranged in a very famous restaurant- Songhe Tower - that was already running during Emperor Qianlong’s reign and thus have been literally in business for centuries. Here you will have the chance to taste a real delicacy: the authentic Squirrel Mandarin Fish.

In the afternoon our excursion will continue with the visit of the Lion Grove Garden, where each type of rock has its own unique characteristics. Afterwards, you will close this day visiting the celebrated Master of Nets Garden (UNESCO Heritage), which is the smallest yet most delicate landscape garden in Suzhou.

Food

-/L/D

Accommodation

Scholars Hotel Suzhou Pingjiangfu or similar

Day 2

SUZHOU - SHANGHAI

Board your vehicle in the morning for the transfer to the ancient town of Mudu. Following the original itinerary of the Emperor Qianlong you will see the delicate and intriguing Yanjia Garden, the Hongyinshan House and explore the canals aboard a boat, so to see for yourself what was beautiful enough to captivate an Emperor.

Back to downtown, Tiger Hill Garden will be the final stop for today interesting activities.

Transfer back to Shanghai Renminsquare and close your happy weekend.

Food

B/L/-

While Suzhou is today renown for its exquisite gardening, it is a place where since ancient times people used to lead cultured lifes

No.60 Baita East Road, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China

Scholars Hotel Suzhou Pingjiangfu

The Scholars Hotel Suzhou Pingjiangfu is located in the heart of Suzhou old town and handy for visiting the many local attractions and classical Chinese gardens found there.

While Suzhou is today renown for its exquisite gardening, it is a place where since ancient times people used to lead cultured lifes

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