Zhujiajiao Water Village Half Day Tour


Depart from your Shanghai hotel in a comfortable, air-conditioned coach and enjoy the scenic journey to Zhujiajiao. On arrival, embark on a guided walking tour of the town with your knowledgeable guide; meander through winding streets parallel to picturesque waterways and learn about the rich heritage of the perfectly preserved village.  See the area from an alternative perspective on a tranquil river cruise and then visit two of Zhujiajiao’s sacred and significant temples; listen as your guide explains the cultural significance of the structures and then venture to a silk shop to see an intriguing silk making demonstration.  After you enriching 4-hour tour, return to Shanghai in your air-conditioned coach.  

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4 hours
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Why take this tour?

Visit the the picturesque Zhujiajiao is a classic water village, over 400 years old with a signature five-arch bridge spanning the Cao Gang River. Zhujiajiao was an important town for local trade, shipping goods in and out of its man made canals to the river. After the sightseeing in Zhu Jia Jiao, you’ll make a stop at silk mill. Learn how silk making became a major industry in China and bargain for clothes, accessories, quilts and handmade rugs.

What’s included?

  • English-speaking tour guide

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Hotel pickup and drop off in the city center

  • Admission tickets

  • Boat tour in the water village

  • Entry/Admission - Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

  • Gratuities

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Before you book

  • Duration: 4h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Shanghai is a frenetic, picturesque port city, home to both traditional silk weavers and cutting-edge fashionistas. Get a taste of both ancient and contemporary sides of the city on this comprehensive full-day guided tour, which covers more than 5,000 years of Chinese history, from Ming-era temples to sleek new waterfront towers. The tour is the perfect primer for first-time visitors to Shanghai, or anyone traveling on limited time.

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