8 Days East China Tour

The Yangtze River Delta region, which is centered on Shanghai, enjoys a convenient and advantageous geographic position and features the most prosperous cities in China, such as Hangzhou, Nanjing, Suzhou, Zhenjiang, etc. The area distinguish...

Day1 ---- Shanghai

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel

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Upon arrival, you will be greeted by the guide and be transferred to your hotel in the city center.

Day2 ---- Shanghai to Nanjing (B, L)

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel

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  Visits: Confucius Temple (Fuzimiao), Dr. Sun Yatsen Mausoleum
  This morning take a train to Nanjing. After that, pay a visit to Ming Dynasty Palace. In the afternoon visit Dr. Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum, and later stroll along the Qinhuai River and Confucius Temple (Fuzimiao). The area has many shops, restaurants and teahouses which make it a good way to relax for a couple of hours.

Day3 ---- Nanjing to Zhenjiang (B, L)

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel

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This morning view the Yangtze River Bridge, which is the pride of modern Nanjing for it′s the first bridge in China solely designed and constructed by the Chinese. Then visit the Nanjing Museum which exhibits bronze vessels, jades, ceramics and calligraphy. 

This afternoon head for the railway station and take a safe, fast and comfortable train ride to Zhenjiang. On arriving, your first stop is Jinshan Temple which was built 1500 years ago, during the Eastern Jin Dynasty (265-420). Highlights of your Zhenjiang tour will also include the Former Residence of Pearl Buck.  

Day4 ---- Zhenjiang to Nantong to Wuxi (B, L)

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel

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Visits: Nantong Museum, CCTV Movie &TV Base in Wuxi
 
After breakfast you will be driven to Nantong. After that visit Sutong Bridge, which goes across the Yangtze River, connecting Nantong and Changshu, Jiangsu Province. Then stop at China′s first museum, Nantong Museum, to get to know the city′s history. In the museum, you′ll get the feeling that it is more like a beautiful garden than a museum. This afternoon you will be transferred to Wuxi by private car. After that, take a look at CCTV Movie & TV Base, which is the first and large-scale film-making and TV program making base. 

Day5 ---- Wuxi to Suzhou (B, L)

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel

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Visits: Humble Administrator Garden 

This morning your Wuxi tour starts with Xihui Park and Wuxi Clay Figurine Museum. This afternoon head for the railway station and take a safe, fast and comfortable train ride to Suzhou. After that, enjoy your time in Humble Administrator′s Garden, the most beautiful garden in China.

Day6 ---- Suzhou to Hangzhou (B, L)

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel

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Visits: Suzhou Silk Museum
 
This morning visit the old part of Suzhou, Pingjiang District. You will see well preserved traditional houses combined with the modernization in great harmony. Then go to Suzhou Silk Museum for a look. After having lunch head for the railway station and take a safe, fast and comfortable train ride to Hangzhou. 

Day7 ---- Hangzhou to Shanghai (B, L)

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel

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Visits: West Lake, Lingyin Temple
 
Today you will enjoy a short boat ride over the picturesque West Lake. Then pay a visit to Meijiawu Tea Village. After lunch, pay a visit to Lingyin Temple which is the biggest Buddhist temple in southeast of China, and the nearby Peak Flying from Afar. Afterwards, have a walk along Hefang Street. Be transferred to the railway station and get on the train to Shanghai. 

Day8 ---- Shanghai (B)

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel

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Free till being transferred to the airport. End of the fabulous tour in China.