Take time out for a day trip to enjoy a comfortable drive to Tongli Water Town to appreciate the charm of water town. You will explore Tongli, visit Tuisi Garden, take a boat on the canal and learn about the history of Tongli. This comprehensive tour is the best way for you to relax.
What You Can Expect
Tongli Water Town
The tour will begin and end at your hotel in Shanghai. Tongli is over one thousand years old town. As the Venice of the East, Tongli water town is one of the most picturesque water towns near Shanghai. It takes about only 90 minutes’ drive from Shanghai to Tongli. Your tour guide will pick you up at your hotel in Shanghai and transfer you to Tongli with a private air-conditioned van.
Tongli is small in size but could be the most beautiful place with its ancient arched bridges, famous residential houses, blue-stoned alleys and an unhurried canal lifestyle. You will walk through narrow lanes and take a canal boat along the waterways, which is a great way to see the unique canal lifestyle. You will fully enjoy the scenery of water town and experience local life.
Many gardens built in the Ming and Qing dynasties dot Tongli. You will see Tuisi Garden, the entrance fee of which is included in the tour. Lunch will be at a local restaurant in the town.
After the relaxing one day tour in Tongli, you will return to your hotel in Shanghai.