Grand Canal and Culture of Hangzhou


Discover Hangzhou's ancient heritage on this introductory private day tour

  • Free Cancelation - 7 Days Notice
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  • 8 Hrs Duration
  • English
  • Private Group
  • Hotel Pick Up
  • Hear stories of Hangzhou's ancient history from an expert, local English speaking guide
  • Learn more about some important aspects of Chinese history at the China Fan and Umbrella museums
  • Take a cruise on the incredible Grand Canal - a vast network of canals with a history dating back to the 5th Century
  • Take a stroll in the iconic Dadoulu Historic Districts - one of the best preserved historic districts in Hangzhou where you can find old shops and restaurants
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  • Mable 11 Aug 2017
    Worth it! Great service! Thank you Klook for a hassle-free tour!!

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What To Expect

Perfect for discovering the delights of beautiful Hangzhou, this ideal one day trip including lunch will take you around some of Hangzhou's most iconic sights. You'll start off at the Xiang Ji Temple, before moving on to Dadoulu Historic District where you'll see some fine examples of ancient Chinese architecture. Hangzhou was once described by Marco Polo as the 'the noblest city in the world' and on this trip you'll discover why. After lunch, enjoy a gentle cruise down the Grand Canal, dating back to the 5th Century! Once a terminus town on China's Grand Canal system, Hangzhou drew artists and poets alike from all over China. With an expert local English speaking guide on hand, learn all about Hangzhou's history up close and personal. The perfect Hangzhou experience!

Take in the incredible UNESCO protected Grand Canal
Grand Canal Hangzhou
Gently cruise around and travel under stunning bridges along the way
Grand Canal Hangzhou
The best way to sample Hangzhou's ancient culture
Grand Canal Hangzhou
Start your amazing journey at the majestic Xiang Ji Temple
Activity Information


  • You will receive a confirmation email and ticket instantly after booking
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Inclusive Of

Inclusive Of:

  • Private tour
  • A local lunch
  • Local English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Pick up and drop off service for Hangzhou downtown hotels
Not Inclusive Of

Not Inclusive Of:

  • Gratuities to the tour guide, driver and extra food and drink
  • Insurance


  • 9:00am hotel pick up
  • Xiang Ji Temple
  • Dadouluo Historic District
  • Lunch
  • Grand Canal cruise
  • China Fan Museum
  • 5:00pm drop off at hotel in downtown Hangzhou
Additional Information

Additional Information:

  • Please indicate your hotel details at checkout
How To Use
  • You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher for this activity
  • The voucher is valid only on the date and time specified
  • Travellers need to bring their valid passport on the day of the tour
  • Hotel pick up time: 9:00am
  • Please arrive in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before scheduled departure
  • The operator will reconfirm your pick up time in advance
Cancelation Policy
  • Full refunds will be issued for cancelations made at least 7 days prior to the activity
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Reviews (2) 5.0
  • Harold 18 Oct 2016
    It's a very nice tour knowing people from the region and having a good tourist guide. Thank you!
  • Mable 11 Aug 2017
    Worth it! Great service! Thank you Klook for a hassle-free tour!!
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