What You Can Expect
Xitang Water Town
You will be picked up at the hotel lobby in Shanghai and then be transferred to Xitang Water Town. The drive from Shanghai to Xitang covers a distance of 90km and takes about 1.5hours. Xitang is located in Jiashan County in Jiaxing City, Zhejiang Province.
The town is densely distributed with rivers and has a very quiet natural environment. Rivers is the essence of the little town. There are 9 rivers converging there and dividing the town into 8 sections and many bridges link them as a whole.
Inside the town, there are many well-preserved architectural groups constructed during the Ming and Qing dynasties.
The most well known scene of this town is covered corridor. You can walk along the corridor to watch boats in the rivers.
You will also see and walk on some different lanes which connect the town. The narrowest lane is about 31 inches wide.
Lunch will be at a local restaurant and your guide will order dishes based on your tastes.
You will be transferred back to Shanghai in the late afternoon.