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Private ZhouZhuang Water Village Tour with Boat Ride from Shanghai

Shanghai, China


6 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Explore Zhou Zhuang with a private guide on this 6-hour tour from Shanghai. With its unique water lanes, stone bridges and ancient buildings, the town is often referred as “No.1 Water Village in China”. The majority of the town’s residences were built over 300 years ago, and nearly 60 classic courtyards and 14 stone bridges are still in use. You will walk along the narrow alleyways, cross the stone bridges, visit the Zhang and Shen Residences, then take a Chinese-style gondola ride across the old town. This private tour ensures personalized attention and a flexible schedule.

What's Included

  • Private Hotel or Cruise Terminal pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Private driver/guide
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Chinese-style gondola Ride
  • Entry/Admission - Zhouzhuang Water Town
  • Entry/Admission - Shen's Residence
  • Entry/Admission - Quanfu Temple and Nanhu Garden
  • Gratuities

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Zhouzhuang Water Town, Qing Ping Shanghai Highway, Kunshan 215300 China

After an hour and a half's drive, you will arrive at the 900-year-old Water Town Zhou Zhuang which is known as the No.1 Water Village in China. You will start the tour from the Ancient Theater where the locals used to enjoy the Kunqu Opera. Then you can get more ideas of the old-time lifestyle in Southern China by a Chinese-style gondola ride.

Duration: 3 hours


The Location

Where To Go

Traveler pickup is offered


  • Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal

Departure time

9:00 AM


Shanghai, China


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I've been to Shanghai three...

MikeInWeHo | Nov 2018

I've been to Shanghai three times and this private tour of the water village was my favorite experience here so far. It was a comfortable, easy journey that gave us a glimpse of earlier times. In particular, our guide Dave was great. Friendly,

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Private ZhouZhuang Water Village Tour with Boat Ride from Shanghai

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