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Private One Day Wuzhen Water Town Tour from Hangzhou

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Stop At: Wuzhen Water Town, No.18 South Shifo Road Wuzhen Town, Tongxiang 314501 China

Pick you up at your hotel lobby in Hangzhou Downtown or Hangzhou train station and drive to Wuzhen (1 hour), which boasts charmingly architectures, crisscross rivers and canal, cherished history, and elegant scenery. You will hop in our comfort of an air-conditioned private vehicle. You are expected to enjoy a local culture and life experience trip in this southern ancient town today.

Upon arrival in the water town, first, visit the Jiangnan Hundred Beds Museum: the first museum in China to collect and exhibit ancient beds of the Jiangnan region. This museum holds dozens of examples of finely crafted beds from the Ming and Qing dynasties to modern times. With exquisite design and workmanship, these are more than items of furniture, but excellently-preserved examples of Chinese folk art. It takes more than a thousand of craftsmen three years to make the bed, hence the name.

Next, pay a visit to the Folk Custom Show Room. This museum displays artifacts used in festivals and celebrations by local people over the centuries. You can learn the interesting wedding, seasonal changes and life style of local people dating back to the late 19th centuries.

Move on to Sanbai Wine Workshop. This is one of the most famous distilleries in Jiangnan area, dating back to the Ming Dynasty. Sanbai wine is a pure liquor, which made of flour, water and rice. Here you will have a chance to witness how it brew and sample one cup of one of the world's finest rice wines for free.

Continue your tour to Indigo Fabric Workshop, Wuzhen is one of its original manufacturing places. It was first founded in Wuzhen during the 13th century. You can have a look at the production base and distribution center of indigo cloth. Visitors may operate the machines to get an idea of how the original work was carried out over 200 years ago.

Then visit the Former Residence of Mao Dun, a well-known Chinese revolutionary writer. It was the Mao family home for many generations and witnessed the growth of this great revolutionist and writer. In 1988, it was listed as one of the Key State Preserved Relic Units and in 1994 was renamed the Mao Dun Museum of the City of Tongxiang.

Free on your own for a while until your tour guide transfer you back to Hangzhou and your tour ends.

Duration: 3 hours 50 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup & drop-off service is arranged at your Hangzhou downtown hotel or Hangzhou train station.
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel and railway station pickup and drop-off in Hangzhou downtown
  • Bottled water
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Air-conditioned private vehicle
  • Private city transfer
  • Entry/Admission - Wuzhen Water Town
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Personal expense
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please provide round-trip train itinerary in "special requirement" block if pickup from Hangzhou Train Station is required
  • Stroller accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We went to Wu Zhen Ancient water town with our lovely tour guide Sharon, who speaks both English and Chinese fluently. She had everything organized for us, tickets, boat ride and more. During our tour, she told us many many stories of the ancient city, and she's also very
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It was an excellent tour, everything was planned perfectly , our guide was speaking fluent English and he was a knowledgeable person doing his job perfectly. We enjoyed the tour so much. We highly recommend Tommy for this Wuzhen tour.
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We signed up for a one day trip from Hangzhou to Wuzhen at the last minute (in fact just the day before the trip) and were pleasantly surprised that they could confirm the tour at such short notice. Our guide was David, who speaks excellent English and Chinese. He is very
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We booked this tour at the last minute by phone. But overhang thing was confirmed very promptly. Excellent customer service! Everything was organised and well planned. Our tour guide David speaks very good English. He shared many lovely stories about the ancient water town.
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