Explore the stunning Zhujiaojiao, a charming water village on the outskirts of Shanghai, in this day tour. This fan-shaped village is more than 400 years old, with a signature five-arch bridge spanning the Cao Gang River. Also called "Pearl Stream", it is the best preserved among all four ancient towns in Shanghai. Zhujiaojiao is also endowed with waterways, 36 ancient bridges, and traditional Chinese style residences. After your Zhujiaojiao Water Village sightseeing experience, the bus will take you back to the busier parting of Shanghai to shop in Silk Museum, a popular tour stop for shopaholics looking for China's favorite fabric: silk.
Conveniently beginning in downtown Shanghai, this private day tour provides a unique and insightful experience of the ancient water town of Zhujiajiao and offers a perfect escape from the fast-paced life of Shanghai city. Discover the picturesque landscape of classical buildings and bridges, intricate stone carvings surrounded by soaring mountains covered in willow trees while you float across the water on a traditional Chinese style boat. Illustrating the contrast between the ancient and the new, journey back to modern Shanghai and the Oriental Pearl Tower, including a 360 degree view of Shanghai from the glass skywalk observation deck, where you will enjoy the thrill of walking on a glass floor 400 meters above earth and the revolving restaurant.
Take a breather from the hustle and bustle of Shanghai’s concrete jungle and go on an adrenaline-pumping tour on a bicycle to the picturesque Jiangnan region of China. You’ll be picked up from your hotel and get taken to a bicycle rental shop. From there, you’ll ride a bicycle alongside your fellow tourists and an enthusiastic English-speaking tour guide who will regale you with riveting tales and insightful commentary all throughout this adventure. You’ll ride your bicycle for about 30 kilometers to the majestic and idyllic Zhujiajiao Watertown. Once you arrive there, you’ll explore it on foot. You’ll get to see daily rural life in the region and admire the many waterways, the old bridges, and the quaint houses all around you.You can even ride a boat and get filmic views of town from the waterways. You’ll also get to feast on an authentic Chinese dish for lunch at a restaurant by a water-front. This is a must for culture enthusiasts and history buffs who like to go exploring places on foot or on a bicycle.
Looking to see more of China beyond the engaged streets of Shanghai? Book through Klook and go on a thrilling whole day cycling tour that’ll take you to a gorgeous rural area in the country that most people don’t bother to visit. You’ll begin the tour by getting picked up by a private transfer that’ll take you to a bicycle rental shop. You’ll hop on a bike and take it for a sweet ride to the beautiful island of Chongming. On the way there, you’ll get filmic views of the lush Chinese countryside, so make sure to bring your camera so you can take wonderful snapshots of the incredible landscape. All throughout this tour, you’ll be cycling alongside an engaging tour guide who will regale you with great stories and interesting trivia about the island. There, you’ll witness daily rural life as you meander around the many villages and pastoral lands around it. You can also visit the bird sanctuary where you can watch a wide variety of avians flying around the area and perching on trees. This is a must for culture enthusiasts and nature lovers who like to go exploring on a bike.