Suzhou - The gardens city
Suzhou - the gardens city
The city of Suzhou, located in the Jiangsu province, is famous for its beautiful gardens and picturesque canals.
Following our itinerary you can also discover other hidden treasures: old fortifications, ancient pagodas, romantic alleys.
We suggest you start the day with a wonderful cruise on the Grand Canal.
Embarking from the Xinshiqiao pier, you can discover the most important artificial river in the world and admire the splendid historical evidence preserved in this stretch.
The ancient charm of the canal, the fortifications, the bridges, the roads, will help to make your experience unique.
At the end of this pleasant and relaxing activity, you can visit one of the places that make the city of Suzhou famous throughout China and beyond.
The Master of Nets Garden will captivate you with the eternal charm of a small but perfectly preserved place.
For their beauty and uniqueness the traditional gardens of Suzhou are inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
After the visit, you could reach your next stop in a particularly suggestive way.
With a rickshaw ride through the streets of Suzhou you will be able to discover the charm, the symbolic buildings and the intact life of the old town.
Arrived at destination, we propose a stop dedicated to local flavors.
Thereafter, you will be able to visit a symbolic place of Suzhou: the Humble Administrator's Garden, the most famous and spectacular among the Suzhou gardens.
At this point we suggest moving to the west, reaching the Tiger Hill.
So you can learn about the long history of this place and discover the charm of the famous Pending Pagoda and the curious legends related to the Tomb of King He Lu.
At the end of the day you stroll along the canals on Shantang Street.
Suzhou is definitely the Ideal place to discover and live the ancient craft traditions and atmospheres of China.
OUR TOUR GUIDES
You can choose from the drop-down menu if you want an expert guide who will show you all the wonders you will encounter during the suggested itinerary.
You will be entitled to 8 hours of service. If the itinerary chosen by you has a duration of less than 8 hours, you can add another PickItLocal itinerary in the same city among those available or just few other attractions, or ask your tour guide to assist you in visiting another point of interest or help you with your shopping.The cost of the service refers to a group, regardless of the number of participants (eg if you travel with friends your whole group pays only once)
You can choose from the drop-down menu if you want a transportation service of 4-seater private car, or 9-seater tourist bus or 30-seater tourist bus. You are entitled to 8 hours of service. If the itinerary you choose has a duration of less than 8 hours, you can add another PickItLocal itinerary in the same city among those available or just few other attractions, or ask to assist you in visiting another point of interest.The cost of the service refers to a group, regardless of the number of participants (eg if you travel with friends your whole group pays only once)It's a private service, so the mean of transportation you select can be solely used by your group. The parking and lunch costs of the driver are not included in the fee. The costs will be shown to you upon receipts and the amounts can be reimbursed directly to the driver.