Five Days Bus Tour to Shanghai Hangzhou Suzhou and Zhouzhuang including hotel

Shanghai Hangzhou Suzhou and Zhouzhuang Five Days Seat in Coach Tour

Tour code: SH-ST5-01
Focus: Shanghai Hangzhou Suzhou and Zhouzhuang five days bus tour, Shanghai 5 days seat in coach tour include Hangzhou Suzhou and Zhouzhuang

Tour Profile

  • Type: Shanghai bus tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 5 days 4 nights
  • Escorted: yes
  • Lunch: included
  • Hotel: included
  • Language: English
  • Level: easy
  • Kids or elders: possible
  • Start: Airport in Shanghai
  • End: Airport in Shanghai

Brief Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive in Shanghhai. 
Day 2. 08:00 am from hotel.  Xintiandi, former French concession,  Lunch, Shanghai Museum,  People's Square, Pudong New Area, the Bund, Souvenir Shop. (Breakfast, Lunch,)
Day 3. 08:00 am from hotel.  West Lake, Huagang Park. Lin Ying Temple, Dragon well Tea Plantation. Be transferred back to hotel in downtown Shanghai. (Breakfast, Lunch,)
Day 4. 08:00 am from hotel. Lingering Garden, Suzhou Silk Museum, Zhouzhuang Water Town. Be transferred back to hotel in downtown Shanghai. (Breakfast, Lunch,)
Day 5. Be transferred to airport for departure. (Breakfast)

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1. Entry Shanghai.
Arrive in Shanghhai. Be met by English speaking tour guide and driver from from airport or train station.

Then you will be transferred to hotel.

Remainder of the day is at leisure.


Day 2. Shanghai City one day bus tour.

Shanghai MuseumBe met by English speaking tour guide and driver from hotel at 08:00am.

Drive to visit Xintiandi Area. Shanghai Xintiandi, "The City's Living-Room", is where "yesterday meets tomorrow in Shanghai today." The mail building here is Shikumen buildings which is the architectural symbol of Shanghai in the 20th century. The internal spaces of the building have been designed to suit the up tempo lifestyle of the 21st century, with infinite details that exude the casual elegance of modern city living.

Then visit former French concession. With European architectural style building and open courtryard, the area shows the picture of the Old Shanghai.

Have lunch in local restaurant.

Visit Shanghai Museum.
Shanghai Museum, known as the Museum of Ancient Chinese Art, was established in 1952. You will find more than 120,000 precious and rare works of art in 21 categories. In addition to the 11 galleries, the museum includes three exhibition halls, a tearoom, a restaurant, shops, a high-definition graphics hall, a library and a VIP garden.

Then visit People's Square. Renmin Square is a large public square adjacent to Nanjing Road in the Huangpu District of Shanghai, where the the place of new Municipal Government Mansion lies in. A blue and white dovecot can be seen in the southwest side of the square. Renmin Square is also the city's important transportation hubs.

the Bund photoMove on to visit Pudong New Area. Bounded by the Huangpu River in the west and the East China Sea in the east, Pudong New Area arose from China's policy of 'Opening Up' and economic development.
Covering an area of 570,000m², Pudong New District is now considered a modern new urban district and Shanghai's modernization and prestige as center of world commerce.

Then visit the Bund. The Bund, also called Zhongshan Road, is a famous waterfront and regarded as the symbol of Shanghai for hundreds of years. The most famous and attractive sights are the 52 various buildings of different architectural styles including Gothic, Baroque, Romanesque, Classicism and the Renaissance, which are also located at the west side of the Bund. The Bund was the centre of Shanghai's politics, economy and culture hundreds of years ago, consulates of most countries. Many banks, businesses and newspaper offices were settled there, and that's why we have these art-like buildings.

Be transferred back to your hotel in Shanghai after the tour. (Breakfast, Lunch)


Day 3. Hangzhou one day bus tour from Shanghai.

West LakeBe met by English speaking tour guide and driver from hotel at 08:00am.

Drive to Hangzhou to visit West Lake. Lying on the west side of Hangzhou city, the West Lake is well known for its elegant appearance and natural beauty. West Lake is surrounded on three sides by rolling wooded hills. The natural setting of strangely shaped peaks, serene forests and springs, dense foliage and a myriad of blossoms especially in spring time are enhanced by a treasury of sculpture and architectural features. There are more than 40 places of scenic and historical interest scattered around West Lake, such as Lingyin Temple, Feilai Peak and others.

Then visit Huagang Park. Located at the southern end of the Su Causeway, Huagang Park has four sections: the Peony Yard, the Red Fish Pool, the Thick Forest Zone and the New Flower Harbor. The park is a recreation resort for viewing goldfishes. The Red Fish Pool is full of flowers and plants and thousands of fish are playing in the water.

Visit Ling Yin Temple. Lingyin Temple is one of the most significant and beautiful Buddhist monasteries in China. The temple contains an important collection of Buddhist literature together with many other treasures. There is a laughing Buddha at the Flying Peak in it, and it has be a sign of the temple.

Move on to visit Dragon well Tea Plantation.

Be transferred back to your hotel in Shanghai after the tour. (Breakfast, Lunch , )

Day 4. Suzhou Zhouzhuang one day bus tour from Shanghai.

Lingering GardenBe met by English speaking tour guide and driver from hotel at 08:00am.

Drive to Suzhou to visit Lingering Garden. Lingering Garden is a classical Chinese traditional garden listed as culture relics by UNESCO in 1997. With an area of 23,310 square meters, it is celebrated for its artistic way of dealing with the spaces between various kinds of architectural form. The four parts of the garden are connected by corridors which twists and turns with the terrain, spiraling up hills, spanning valleys, skirting ponds, or leading to secluded nooks.

Then visit Suzhou Museum. The museum has more than 40,000 pieces in its collections, mainly are unearthed relics, paintings and calligraphy of Ming and Qing Dynasty, and ancient crafts. The Prince Zhong's Mansion in the museum is the best–preserved historical building during the period of the Taiping Heavenly Kingdom (1851-1864). The building is decorated with colorful carvings and paintings.

ZhouzhuangAfter lunch, drive to the water town Zhouzhuang including ancient town and old waterways. Zhouzhuang lies at the middle between Shanghai and Suzhou, So it is thought by many to be the best waterside town in China. This ancient town has a history of more than 900 years old with many houses built in the Ming and Qing Dynasties. There are about 100 houses with courtyards, and 60 of them have arch gateways made by carved bricks.

Be transferred back to your hotel in Shanghai after the tour. (Breakfast, Lunch , )


Day 5. Departure.
Be picked up from hotel and transferred to airport for departure.
(Breakfast )


  • Include
  • Hotel Accommodation,
  • Air-conditioned vehicle,
  • Admission fee of mentioned attractions,
  • English-speaking tour guide,
  • Lunch,
  • Fuel, expressway cost and parking cost,
  • Shopping stop for souvenir,
  • Pick-up from and transfer back to your hotel.
  • Exclude
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.