• Zhouzhuang
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from US$413 per person

East China Leisurely Cycling Tour, from US$413

(Beijing), Hangzhou, Suzhou, Shanghai, (Beijing)

There is an old saying, "In heaven, there is paradise; on earth there are Suzhou and Hangzhou". You can experience fairylands Suzhou and Hangzhou by bike, which is the most popular means of transportation in China and means a healthy lifestyle nowadays. Enjoy a fantastic cycling tour to the picturesque West Lake in Hangzhou. Our tour ends in the largest city of China-Shanghai, which will amaze you by its modern atmosphere and traditional culture and art.

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  • Tour Code:
  • CET-BK07
  • Length:
  • Cities Visited/Stayed:
  • (Beijing), Hangzhou, Suzhou, Shanghai, (Beijing)
  • Highlight Attractions:
  • West Lake, Humble Administrator's Garden(Zhuozhengyuan), Yu Yuan Garden, The Bund
  • Experience & Features:
  • Biking the West Lake, Biking in Suzhou, Biking in Shanghai, Children’s Palace
  • Physical Rating : 2
    (What Is It?)
    • Every CET tour is given a Physical Rating, which indicates how much physical activity is required to participate in it.
    • Rating of 1 ( ) : Always very easy to go! Sometimes getting around on your own, up and down steps and carrying your own small backpack.
    • Rating of 2 ( ) : Light walking or hiking that is suitable for most fitness levels.
    • Rating of 3 ( ) : May include moderate hiking, biking, rafting, kayaking and other activities that require only an average/moderate level of fitness to enjoy.
    • Rating of 4 ( ) : May include high altitude hiking of up to 4-6 hours per day some days of the tour or other activities that require a moderately high level of fitness.
    • Rating of 5 ( ) : High altitude trekking suitable only for those with a higher level of fitness and endurance.
  • Cultural Shock Rating : 1
    (What Is It?)
    • Every CET tour is also given a Culture Shock Rating, designed to help you choose a trip that is suitable to your travel tastes and preferences.
    • Rating of 1 ( ) : Little or no adjustment at all is required. The comforts of home are here for the most part.
    • Rating of 2 ( ) : A generally easy trip but there may be the occasional local home accommodation, remote lodging or some public transportation, simple meal or language barrier.
    • Rating of 3 ( ) : Expect an occasional cold shower and remote or even multi-share accommodation, and public transportation or train ride without shower on board…Remember though, this is all part of your CET authentic travel experience!
    • Rating of 4 ( ) : Expect to rough it here and there. This may mean a packed public bus, very remote and rustic accommodation, and no access to western-style food.
    • Rating of 5 ( ) : You are totally off the beaten track with none of the comforts of home, and are exposed to a totally foreign culture to what you are accustomed ... Sounds fantastic, doesn't it!
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Day 1: Beijing-Hangzhou

Welcome to Hangzhou. Upon your arrival, our representative will meet you at the airport, and transfer you to the hotel. The rest of the day will be on your own. You may have a good relax and prepare for the next day.

Stay overnight in Hangzhou.

Meals:


Day 2: Hangzhou

Today we will have a [cycling tour to the West Lake]. Noted for the scenic beauty that blends naturally with many famous historical and cultural sites, it is undoubtedly the most renowned feature of Hangzhou. Wandering on the river by a boat, enjoy the beautiful scenery. Solitary Hill, the Mausoleum of General Yue Fei, the Six Harmonies Pagoda and the Ling Yin Temple are probably the most frequently visited attractions in this scenic area. This afternoon we will pay a visit to [Hefang Old Street]. You will be totally attracted by this well-designed old pedestrian street which is the epitome of old Hangzhou. Shops selling art crafts, souvenirs, silk, teahouses, and restaurants line on both sides of the street. Besides, many famous century-old shops including Hu Qing Yu Tang, Wang Xingji Fans can be found along the street. The Street is otherwise known as the Snack Street for the diverse food it serves. You can choose to try some of the local flavors.

Stay overnight in Hangzhou.

Meals: (B, L)


Day 3: Hangzhou-Suzhou

This morning we will drive to Suzhou city (about 2.5hrs). Then let’s visit the [Humble Administrator's Garden], known as the largest private garden in Suzhou, as well as one of the four most famous classic gardens in China. Humble Administrator's Garden is a typical example of the art of horticulture south of Yangtze River as well as a treasure house containing arts of architecture, calligraphy, carving, painting, and bonsai. The rest of day, we can enjoy[ a cycling tour around the ancient part of the city] to experience local people’s daily life.

Stay overnight in Suzhou.

Meals: (B, L)


Day 4: Suzhou-Shanghai

This morning we will drive to Shanghai. After a short rest, we will go to our first stop, [Yuyuan Garden], where you find more delicate handicrafts and tasty Chinese snacks. Also include a visit to the [Jade Buddha Temple], an elegant structure famous for its Buddha statue which is carved of solid white jade. Lunch will be arranged at a characteristic Shanghai restaurant. After lunch we will go to the [Outer Bund], where we can have a grand view of Shanghai. Also you may be astonished at how modern this metropolis is while still containing its old traditions. We will take a walk on the [Nanjing Road], the most prosperous commercial street. You can find lots of world famous brands setting along the street and enjoy a good time in shopping.

Stay overnight in Shanghai.

Meals: (B, L)


Day 5: Shanghai-Beijing

This morning we will discover more about Shanghai by visiting the[Shanghai Museum], which is a very large one of ancient Chinese art. After lunch we will drive to the airport for a pm flight to Beijing.

Meals: (B, L)


 

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  1 person 2-5 persons 6-9 persons ≥10 persons Single Room Supplement
First Class Tour $1615 $1012 $864 $688 $360
Comfortable Tour $1296 $811 $659 $544 $210
Standard Tour $1070 $694 $568 $413 $140
* Price in every box above is for each person.
* The default currency is in US dollar. Please use the Currency Converter to see the equivalent quote in your currency. Price is for references only, it may vary according to your actual travel itinerary, travel time, hotel price rise or fall, US dollar exchange rate fluctuation, car fuel price change and government tax adjustment, etc..
* The price is only for your reference and it is subject to seasons, high or low.Please send us your inquiry if you are interested.
* The differences between First Class Tour, Comfortable Tour and Standard Tour are mainly reflected in the hotels we use. For First Class Tour, we use mostly 5 star hotels (or hotels corresponded to 5 star ones), 4 star hotels for Comfortable Tour and 3 star hotels for Standard Tour. But there’re exceptions when there come home stay experience, remote destinations and other specified circumstances in the itinerary.
  First Class Tour Comfortable Tour Standard Tour
Hangzhou Shangri-la Hotel Hangzhou Lakeview Hotel Lily Hotel
Zhejiang International Hotel Wuyang Hotel Hongdu Hotel
Suzhou Garden Hotel Suzhou Youngor Central Hotel Suzhou Overseas Chinese Hotel
Pan Pacific Suzhou Jasmine Suzhou Holiday Inn Suzhou Friendship Hotel
Shanghai Hilton Shanghai Hotel New Century Hotel Shanghai Swan Hotel Shanghai
Sheraton Shanghai Hongkou Hotel Ocean Hotel Shanghai Anting Villa Hotel Shanghai

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  • Authentic Chinese Food
  • Private Experienced Guides
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  • Internal Flights/Train(s) in China
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  • Travel Insurance

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  • International Airfare to Enter/Leave China
  • China Entry Visa Fees
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  • Personal Expenses
  • Single Room Supplement
  • Tips or Gifts to Guides/Drivers/Bellmen

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