In-depth Suzhou Tour:Garden of Cultivation, Shantang Street,Embroidery, Rickshaw
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In-depth Suzhou Tour:Garden of Cultivation, Shantang Street,Embroidery, Rickshaw

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Stop At: The Classical Gardens of Suzhou, No.12 Gongyuan Road, Canglang District, Suzhou 215006 China

Firstly,go to visit The Garden of Cultivation,which is small in scale but very distinctive.It was built in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) and originally known as ‘The Hall of Delights’. It was later known as ‘Jingting Mountain Cottage’ before getting its present name during the early Qing period. The garden occupies an area of 0.33 hectares, more than half of which contains residential buildings.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Suzhou Embroidery Research Institute, No.272 Jingde Road, Pingjiang District, Suzhou China

Secondly,go to The Suzhou Embroidery Research Institute which carries on the ancient tradition of fine Suzhou embroidery, and exhibits an extensive collection of embroidery created according to traditional techniques. It has also developed the art of double-sided embroidery to a very high level. Artworks made in the research institute have been given by the National Ministry of Foreign Affairs to nearly a hundred foreign heads of state as gifts, to be regarded as a priceless symbol of international friendship.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Pingjiang Road, Pingjiang District, Suzhou China

After lunch we will take a rickshaw tour go through the old city district, along the old streets and rivers to see the local customs, including the Pingjiang Road.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Shantang Street, Jinchang District, Suzhou 215008 China

In the end move to Shantang Street which is considered to be the No.1 street in Suzhou and it was copied by the Summer Palace in Qing Dynasty and this famous street is a must-see scenic spot for tourists.End of the trip and back to your hotel.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

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  • Rickshaw fee
  • Lunch
  • Insurance
  • Professional guide and driver
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - The Classical Gardens of Suzhou
  • Entry/Admission - Suzhou Embroidery Research Institute
  • Entry/Admission - Pingjiang Road
Not included
  • Gratuities
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option is available
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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