Zhouzhuang: Half Day Tour with Zhang Hall and Shen Hall

Zhouzhuang: Half Day Tour with Zhang Hall and Shen Hall

From $111.09 per person

Discover the architecture and history of Zhouzhuang, China’s best-known water town. Explore beautiful architecture within the picturesque village such as the ancient Zhang Hall and Shen Hall, then take a scenic cruise through the town.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
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Duration 5.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Chinese
Pickup optional
At your hotel lobby within the middle ring of Shanghai, The driver will be holding a GetYourGuide logo and waiting for you.

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a half-day excursion from Shanghai to the 900 year old Zhouzhuang water town
  • Take a photo with the traditional Chinese style double bridges
  • Admire the exquisite ancient architecture of Zhang Hall and Shen Hall
  • Experience the beauty of the water town on a scenic cruise
Full description
Experience the picturesque water town of Zhouzhuang on this delightful half-day tour. With its interconnected waterways and beautiful landscapes, it is often referred to as the number one water town in China. Well-preserved for over 900 years, it is renowned for its elegant and simple architecture. The majority of the town's residences were built during the Ming and Qing dynasties, with nearly 100 classic courtyards and 60 carved-brick archways from those periods still in use. Take in the exquisite ancient architecture of Zhang Hall and Shen Hall, then take a scenic cruise across the old town. After seeing all there is to see of this incredible ancient village, you will return to Shanghai.
Includes
  • Entrance fees to the attractions mentioned in the description
  • Boat ride
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Air-conditioned coach
  • Dedicated hotel pickup (if option selected)
  • Optional gratuities
  • Dedicated hotel drop off
  • Meals
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Please note that pickup outside of the middle ring of Shanghai is available at an additional charge and must be paid in cash
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5.0/5
  • Transportation
    5.0/5
  • Value for money
    5/5
  • Safety
    5/5
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The pickup at the hotel went smoothly. In a small group we went towards Wasserstadt. There was very little going on during the week. At the weekend it is very crowded. Frankie took us through the city and told us interesting facts. He went out of his way to make our stay a pleasant one. The water city itself is definitely worth seeing and something special. The share of the stay in relation to the entire tour is rather short (approx. 2 hours), but sufficient in my eyes if you don't want to go out to eat. Zhouzhuang is 90 km from the center of Shanghai. In the usual traffic chaos there are 2 hours of travel time per route. I can definitely recommend the tour.

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August 3, 2019

Wonderful tour

Fantastic experience. Good guide. It was amazing to see such an old village. Recommend.

April 19, 2019

Very informative and entertaining

Ms. Elva responded very well to personal questions and gave us insights into everyday life in China. There was enough time to enjoy the impressions. The taxi was extremely well maintained. Good, safe driving style of the driver. Thank you!

October 10, 2018

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