Suzhou Private Day Tour with Tea Picking by Taihu Lake from Shanghai | La Vacanza Travel

Suzhou Private Day Tour with Tea Picking by Taihu Lake from Shanghai

Duration: 8 hours
Destination: China, Shanghai Region, Shanghai

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  • 8 hours
  • Shanghai
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable


With the assistance of the guide, this tour will give you basic insights on what you can do in a day on Dongshan Island - a township on the edge of Taihu lake. Dong shan Island is famous for its beautiful scenery with the Biluochun tea, the twenty-four bend hiking, etc.. All of these can be your unique tourist memories. Also, in this tour, you will get the chance to visit the village of Luxiang, a very well preserved water town with a history of more than 800 years.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Dongshan Scenic Resort, No.33 Qiyuan Road, Dongshan Town, Wuzhong District, Suzhou 215107 China

Dongshan Island, full named Dongting Dongshan, located in Suzhou, a township about 40 kilometers southwest coast of Taihu Lake, and is a famous millennium historical and cultural ancient town in Jiangsu China. She is one of the top 13 State-level key scenic Taihu Lake Scenic Spots. It is also famous for its Beautiful scenery, History and amazing green tea and fruits.
After arriving at Dongshan Island, a Visit to the tea plantation is arranged.  It is located on the Murray Peak of the Island, the highest out of all the summits on the island.  At the tea plantation visitors can experience tea picking guided by the local tea farmers.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Dongshan Township, Wuzhong District, Suzhou China

In the afternoon, We will hike to the hill called Twenty-Four Bend on Murray Hill, nearly 300m high, all the way across the tea fields, fruits tree farm, you may explore the local's fruit farms near the villages, as well as discovering many other interests along the hiking tracks. Enjoying the beautiful scenery from Birds-eyes' view of the lake and the town from the top of the hill.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Luxiang Ancient Village, Bank of Taihu Lake, Dongting Hill, Wuzhong District, Suzhou 215164 China

Later on, when finished hiking, the tour will end with a visit to the Village of Luxiang,  is an age-old but very well preserved water town with a history of more than 800 years. It is a town with a profound cultural background and achievement. The Village is situated at the foot bottom of the hills with streams surrounded alongside the small ally ways, its scenic views are beyond what you can imagine.

Duration: 1 hour

  • Lunch
  • Admission to the indicated attractions
  • Professional guide
  • Tour vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Dongshan Township
  • Entry/Admission - Dongshan Scenic Resort
  • Entry/Admission - Luxiang Ancient Village

  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenditures
  • Accommodation
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from hotels centrally located in Shanghai.

Departure Time

08:30 AM

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