Take in the highlights of beautiful Hangzhou on a private full-day tour from Shanghai. After hotel pickup and transfer by high-speed train to Hangzhou, your private guide takes you to three historic temples of Faxi, Fajin and Fajing. Walk around the grounds, then have lunch at a local restaurant before heading to Longjing village. There, learn about the process of farming and producing dragonwell tea, the region's most famous product. Finally, enjoy a scenic boat cruise on UNESCO World Heritage-listed West Lake before returning to Shanghai.
This is a private full day trip from Shanghai to Hangzhou. After pickup in your hotel lobby early morning and take bullet train to Hangzhou. You will experience the bullet train exceed over 300KM/hour and only 45mins already arrived in Hangzhou city. Today, you are going to hike a bit. Hangzhou is famous for temple attractions. You will follow the Buddha Road, and pass by three historical temples: Faxi, Fajin and Fajing (over 1000 year history). After hiking, you will be taken to the wonderful Hangzhou cuisine in a decent restaurant. After the lunch, it will be the right time for you to have a cup of green tea. We will go the famous Longjing village to see wild field of Longjing tea trees where the locals produce the world most famous green tea- Longjing Tea. In the village, all locals are tea farmer handed down from generation to generation.
In the late afternoon, you will take a boat to see the top 10 sites along the famous West Lake.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Your Shanghai Hotel Lobby
End location: Your Shanghai Hotel Lobby
Duration: 11 hours
We will serve you a private car during the tour in Hanghzou.
-Entrance fees (sites mentioned in the description)
-Return bullet train tieckets(2nd class)
-Longjing tea visiting and tasting
-Professional English-speaking guide
-Hotel pickup and drop-off
-Private car service during the tour in Hangzhou
-Other expenses not listed in inclusions
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Very professional, punctual and knowledgeable guide. Highly recommend it. This tour is truly while glove you are picked up from your hotel taken to all the sites with convenient transportation and dropped of. The tour consists of many historical cultural sites that includes temples. We also enjoyed our visit at the Tea Village.