One Day Hangzhou Excursion

Tour Code: CTSH11

Tour Duration: Approximately 12 hours

Available: Daily

Tour Type: Seat-in-Coach Group Tour

Sightseeing: West Lake, Ling Yin Temple (Temple of Soul's Retreat)

Day by Day Itinerary

Price Details

Shanghai/Hangzhou/Shanghai ( L )
Pick-up time and place: around 7:00am.
(Your hotel within urban areas or our designated places in the city centre)
Be picked up by tour guide and driver from your hotel in downtown Shanghai and transferred to Hangzhou, one of the 7 ancient capitals of China, you will begin the tour with the West Lake and take a cruise boat across the lake to see the charming scenery and numerous cultural relics and historic sites that have inspired poets and artists for centuries. Your cruise ends at Flower Harbor where you can walk along on Su Causeway and feed the fish in the Red Fish Pond to pray for the good luck. After lunch you will continue to visit Lingyin Temple and see the famous mountain, Peak Flying from Afar (Fei Lai Feng). Finally, you will be transferred back to your hotel or designated place in downtown Shanghai at around 7:30pm.
West Lake: World-known for dainty landscape of lakes and mountains as well as a mass of places of historic sites, the lake is considered to be a paradise on earth. It is the only lake in China that listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Lingyin Temple: Literally the Temple of Soul's Retreat. It is one of the largest Buddhist temples in China that survived for over 1600 years.
Peak Flying from Afar (Fei Lai Feng): The 168-meter-high Fei Lai Feng is a unique limestone peak with marvelous caves, exquisite ancient Buddha statues and kinds of legendary stories.

Tour Code Rate Departure Lunch
CTSH11 $- Daily Included

Travel Tips:
Wear casually and pay attention to the climate in Shanghai and Hangzhou.

Special features:
1. Only English-speaking travelers in the coach
2. Well-trained English-speaking tour guide

Service package includes:
1. Entrance tickets
2. Hotel Pick-up and drop-off
3. Air-conditioned tour van or coach
4. English-speaking tour guide
5. Chinese lunch

Service package excludes:
1. Tips to the guide and driver

Remark of the seat in coach tour:
1. You will be contacted on the evening before tour date to confirm exact pick-up time.
2. Your guide will call your room upon arrival at your hotel.

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