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Flexible Suzhou Private Tour from Shanghai with First Class Bullet Train Option

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What to Expect
Meet up with your friendly private guide at your hotel in the morning, and drive directly to Hongqiao Railway Station to catch the bullet train to Suzhou. 

Upon arrival, you can choose to visit the Humble Administrator's Garden first. Stroll around old houses, ponds, and walkways inside the garden. The garden is considered the model of the modern Chinese Garden. Sitting in the pavilion beside the pond, you will fell like stepping back in history. 

Then, continue your self-guided tour to Tiger Hill or other attractions. Afterwards, enjoy a relaxing boat trip on the old Grand Canal. The ancient households and the old city gate wall are along the riverside, and you will immerse yourself in the atmosphere of old times lifestyle and appreciate the charms of old China. You will then head to the Panmen Gate. It is claimed to be the oldest ancient water and land gate in the world for the purpose of defense against enemy armies. You will wander around the park see the well maintained gate all as well as the pagodas.

After lunch break, visit the Pingjiang Road, which is a beautiful old street beside the canal. You can also have a stroll on Shantang Street to experience the local lifestyle.

Some other alternative attractions for you:
• Lingering Garden
• Lion Forest Garden
• Net-Master Garden
• Suzhou Museum
• Hanshan Temple
• Canglang Pavilion
• Jinji Lake

When tour is finished, you will be transferred back to Shanghai city.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Your centrally located hotel in Shanghai
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Your centrally located hotel in Shanghai
  • Private guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • For First Class Bullet Train option, please book at least 3 days in advance
  • Passport name and number is required at time of booking for all participants for getting train ticket
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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