Day 1 Shanghai - Nanjing (by Bullet Train)
The Nanjing Museum currently holds 400,000 collections, including the world famous full size suit of 'jade clothes sewn with golden thread'.
The Qinhuai River is the cradle of the ancient culture of Nanjing. Enjoy the old style buildings and cultural sites along the river banks and feel its unique charm.
The Confucius Temple was originally established in the Song Dynasty, it is the place to worship and consecrate Confucius, the great philosopher and educator of ancient China.
Day 2 Nanjing - Yangzhou (by automobile)
Built in late Qing Dynasty, the He Garden was constructed in traditional Chinese style with western style ornaments. The 1500-meter long winding corridor is a unique highlight of the garden.
The Han Dynasty Tomb is the mausoleum of the Emperor Liu Xu of Western Han Dynasty. A large number of cultural relics were unearthed from the large-scale and well-structured tomb, such as silverware, bronze ware, jade ware, and pottery.
Day 3 Yangzhou - Zhenjiang - Suzhou (by automobile)
Wander through the Xijindu Ancient Street, a well-preserved street featuring a collection of historical buildings and historical sites.
Day 4 Suzhou - Hangzhou (by Bullet Train)
The Surging Wave Pavilion was built in 1045 AD. Being the oldest extant garden in Suzhou, it has retained its original feature of "luxuriant plants, tall mountain, and expansive waters". Its natural scenery and simple design have earned the fame of "a mountain forest in urban surroundings".
The Master of Nets Garden (built in 1174 A.D.) is an outstanding example of the small gardens in Suzhou. The garden covers only 0.6 hectare, small in size but very elegant. It keeps the traditional appearances of the time-tested and well-known residence in Suzhou, and it features the landscape garden in combination with the living quarters. The garden was inscribed on the World Heritage List by UNESCO in 1997.
Pingjiang Road, a ancient street along the Grand Canal, is filled with snack shops, tea houses, ping-tan museums, and boutique shops.
Day 5 Hangzhou
The Six Harmonies Pagoda is a masterpiece of ancient Chinese architecture. You can get a panoramic view of the Qiantang River on the very top.
The Traditional Chinese Medicine Museum will amaze you at the profound history and culture of Chinese medicine.
The Qinghefang Historical Street has been the most flourished street in the city since the ancient time. Hangzhou’s century-old shops are all located in this area.
- Private English-speaking tour guide
- Private air-conditioned van
- Land transfers between airport and hotel
- Entrance ticket as listed
- Lunch as listed
- Hotel accommodation with breakfast
- Bullet train tickets as listed
- Service charge & government taxes
- Flight ticket
- Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, fax fee, phone bills, optional activities
- Gratuities for guides and drivers
- China Visa
- Travel insurance