Take in the highlights of this beautiful 15- hour tour of Hangzhou, the paradise city of China. After the hotel pickup in Shanghai and transfer by high-speed train to Hangzhou, your private guide will take you to the famous Xixi National Wetland Park, Longjing Village, Lingyin Temple as well as West Lake. Get a once-in-a-lifetime experience by taking a boat above the lakes and canals, as well as enjoying a delicious local meal and watch best live show “impression of west lake”. At the end of the trip, your guide will send you back to you hotel in the evening.

 

Itinerary

This is a private full-day and evening trip from Shanghai to Hangzhou. After you are picked up in your hotel lobby at 8:30am, you will take a bullet train to Hangzhou. This is the fastest way to Hangzhou and you can experience train speeds of up to 300 kilometers per hour. Your tour begins at one of Hangzhou’s signature sites, the Xixi National Wetland Park, which is known for its extensive history. Enjoy boating on the beautiful canals, which used to be on the tip of the most ancient and longest canal in the world- the Hangzhou- Beijing Canal. Enjoy a local authentic lunch located in the tea village afterwards, followed by a tea tasting experience in the most famous Chinese tea village- the Longjing Village. Continue your tour to the Lingyin Temple, a Buddhist Temple of pilgrimage, where you can find relics from around 2000 years ago, as well as marvelous landscape and vegetation. Now it’s time to come back to visit the beautiful West Lake. The West Lake has always been described as a beauty in Chinese literature for being so beautiful, delicate as well as elegant. Enjoy the Impression of the West Lake, the performance of a combination of the beautiful natural landscape of Hangzhou as well as its delicate culture. With the best production team within China, this show was also performed G20 Conference in 2016. Your tour finish in the evening at around 21:45 and you will come back to Shanghai with a soothing soul at around 23:00.

For a group that has more than 4 pax, please contact us for more information.

Inclusions
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Tea tasting
  • Round trip bullet train tickets (second class)
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Impression of west lake show ticket (standard seat)

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Train seating and show seating upgrade fee (can be paid on the travel date if you wish to be upgraded)
  • Other expenses not listed in inclusions

Additional info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants for getting your train and show ticket in advance
Departure point
Your hotel lobby
Departure time
8:30 AM
Duration

15 hours (approx.)

Return details
Your hotel lobby
Private Tour For 1 Person Private tour. Minimum 1 person per booking. Lunch, entrance fee, boat ride, tea tasting. Private guide and transfer service are inclusive. Round trip bullet train fare is at your own cost. From USD  $799
Private Tour For 2 People Private tour. Minimum 2 people per booking. Lunch, entrance fee, boat ride, tea tasting. Private guide and transfer service are inclusive. Round trip bullet train fare is at your own cost. From USD  $488
Private Tour For 3-4 People Private tour. Minimum 3-4 people per booking. Lunch, entrance fee, boat ride, tea tasting. Private guide and transfer service are inclusive. Round trip bullet train fare is at your own cost. From USD  $419

For a group that has more than 4 pax, please contact us for more information.