Beijing - Suzhou (1028 km)
You can sign up for the optional day tour: Live Like a Local. After 5pm, take a flight to Shanghai (about 2 hours). Upon arrival at Shanghai airport then transfer to Suzhou directly by bus.(About one hour drive)
With more than 20 million people, China's capital is one of the most populated cities in the world. Beijing is an incredibly ancient city, and its stylized architecture, opulent gardens, and more have made it a popular tourism locale.
Live Like a Local
Take a morning tour to Temple of Heaven, recognized by UNESCO, an architectural masterpiece built between 1406-1460 AD.Then visit the famous rickshaw Hutong to see how the locals live. You will have "Zhajiang" Noodle with special Beijing traditional sauce as your lunch.
Admission (Optional): Adult $69; Child $69; lunch included
Standard Hotel: Suzhou Grand Metropark Hotel Hotel 5* or snowy sea hotel or similar hotel
Breakfast: Included (on the airplane)Dinner: Included (on the airplane)
Hangzhou - Shanghai (164 km)
After breakfast we will visit West Lake where you can take optional boat ride tour. For lunch, you will have the opportunity to taste the authentic local "Xiao Long Bao" (steamed buns). After lunch, visit the No.1 tea plantation and taste Dragon Well Tea. Afterwards, the bus driver will drive us to Shanghai, walk along the Bund and take optional Huangpu River Night Cruise.
The capital and most populous city of Zhejiang Province in East China.A tourist city famous for West Lake.
The shores of this freshwater lake are lined with temples and pagodas, providing an inspiration for Chinese poets and painters for generations. It is also one of the most important sources for designers of traditional Chinese gardens.
West Lake Cruise
West lake is the most renowned feature and the centre of Hangzhou, noted for its scenic beauty which blends naturally with many famous historical and cultural sites. Take a boat ride to see the lake and the city from a different angle.
Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child $35
The "Paris of the East" is one of the busiest, most populated, and most influential cities in the world. It is also more than a thousand years old, dating back to the tenth century AD and the Song Dynasty.
This waterfront area in Shanghai is a popular spot for visitors to the city and locals alike, stretching about one mile along the Huangpu River. There are 52 buildings along the Bund that showcase a diverse range of architectural styles.
Huangpu River Cruise
The 113 kilometers long and 400 meters wide Huangpu River is the largest river passing through the city of Shanghai. Cruising on the Huangpu River has become a must for most visitors to Shanghai.
Admission (Optional): Adult $50; Child $50
Standard Hotel: Shanghai Crowne Plaza Shanghai Jiangong Hotel 5* or similar hotel
Breakfast: IncludedLunch: Included