Enjoy a half day tour at Hangzhou Grand Canal and experience the lowkey lifestyle of the locals. Be mesmerized by the vernacular dwellings on both sides of the quiet alleys as you take a leisure walk along the historic streets of Xiaohe and Qiaoxi. Go to the famous Old Bridgehead Noodle Shop and taste the acclaimed noodle soup of Hangzhou. After enjoying your lunch, you can appreciate the arts and crafts culture when you see the Handicraft Exhibition Hall. You can also learn about the traditional process of oil paper umbrella production in one of the museums along Grand Canal. Then, ride a boat and cruise along the river to get an extensive view of the Grand Canal. Visit the Xiangji Temple and learn about its long history and culture. The beautiful scenery as you cross the bridges of the Grand Canal can take you back to the ancient times.