Day 1 Arrival in Hangzhou
In the morning, our guide and driver of this 3-day private Hangzhou tour will wait for you outside the exit of the airport or the railway station. You are advised to arrive before noon so that we can have enough time exploring this attractive city.
After a short interval, you will be escorted to the Peak Flown From Afar (Fei Lai Feng) to watch strange stones, lifelike grotto statuaries and enjoy the alluring surroundings. We will then guide you to the Lingyin Temple, and the fascinating natural and humanities landscapes, such as towering old trees, crystal streams and majestic halls and buildings, integrate harmoniously in this ancient temple. Lunch is not included, but our guide is willing to give you some suggestions.
In the afternoon, we will transfer you to the West Lake Scenic Area to take a cruise. Hangzhou is celebrated for the picturesque West Lake, and cruising on the lake would provide you an experience of being inside a splendid painting. Then, our guide will lead you to the Flower Harbor to the south of Su Causeway to view red carps. After that, we will go to Hefang Ancient Street – a widely-known historical and cultural block in downtown Hangzhou, and you can enjoy delicious specialties and visit various kinds of shops there. Then, we will return to the hotel.
Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Day 2 Hangzhou – Nanxun – Hangzhou
After breakfast, we will transfer you to the Nanxun Ancient Town. After arrival, you would be enchanted by the mottled flagstone-laid old bridges and houses featuring a combination of Chinese and western elements in this town. Our guide will accompany you to the Little Lotus Garden – a garden famed for exquisite architectures and a large-scaled lotus pond. We will also stop by the Jia Ye Tang Library. Built in 1920, it is a well-preserved library with two storeys, collecting a lot of unique and valuable books. A visit to the Zhang Shiming’s Former Residence is also included for you to enjoy the delicate carvings on stones, bricks and wood as well as French-style colored glasses and lattice windows and doors. Additionally, we will arrange you a cruise along waterways in the Nanxun Ancient Town. Lunch is at your own expenses.
When today’s private Hangzhou tour ends, you will be taken back to the hotel in downtown area.
Meal: Western buffet breakfast
Day 3 Departure from Hangzhou
After breakfast, we’ll head for the Meijiawu Tea Village. You will immerse in the fragrance of fresh teas and verdant tea terraces embraced by mountains. In this village, you also have a chance to enter the tea garden to learn tea-picking skill from local farmers. After that, you will be arranged to enjoy the elegant tea ceremony. Lunch is not arranged by us, but you can still ask our guide for some recommended restaurants.
The pavilion-style Six Harmonies Pagoda will be the last stop of your 3 days Hangzhou tour package. After that, we will escort you to Hangzhou airport or railway station and see you off.
Meal: Western buffet breakfast
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