Take time to appreciate magnificant Hangzhou and it’s surrondings on this 2 day excursion from Shanghai.

On arrival an afternoon tour included the best preserved late Quing Dynasty residence in the city and Hefang Street showcasing Chinese arts and crafts. This evening an optional excursion is available to enjoy the Impression West Lake Show. Highlights on day two feature the West Lake which has influenced poets and painters throughout China’s history, Lingying Temple – one of the largest Buddhist temples in China, the Six Harmony Pagoda, a masterpiece of ancient Chinese architecture and a visit to the Meijiawu tea plantation.

Destination China
Cities & Locations Shanghai and Hangzhou

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