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Tour Type: A private tour for your family or your friends exclusively
 Duration: 8 hours
 Pick-up point: Your Hotel around 9:00am
 Finishing point: Your Hotel around 6:00pm
 Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry)
 Payment Types: Cash, Wire, Paypal, WesternUnion
 Available: Daily
 (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner)




Day 1
Place & Transport: Hangzhou - Shaoxing - Hangzhou
Today's Activities: Shaoxing Rice Wine, Great Dayu's Mausoleum, Orchid Pavilion, Lu Town, Boat Cruise on Black Awning Boat
Meal: L

This morning, you will be driven to Shaoxing. After that, pay a visit to Great Dayu's Mausoleum. Dayu, a great hero having been respected for thousands of years . He's credited with teaching people how to tame the rivers and control floods.

Shaoxing Rice Wine

Next is Orchid Pavilion. Almost everyone in China knows the site because of a great calligrapher named Wang Xizhi.

In the 4th century AD, Wang organized a party attened by poets at Orchid Pavilion.

He devised a literary game. The poets sat on the banks of a small stream and they floated a small cup filled with wine downstream. Whomever the cup stopped in front, he had to compose a poem or drink the wine as penalty. At last Wang compiled the poems into an anthology and wrote its preface which became the famous Lanting Preface to the Orchid Pavilion.

Have lunch at local restaurant, taste some local wine. Shaoxing is the home of the fineset Chinese rice wine.

Black Awning Boat


In the afternoon, visit the Lu Town, the hometown of Luxun, one of the greatest writer of 19th century. The town is rebuilt with the original flavor described in Luxun's novels. The architecture style and atmosphere is typically Shaoxing. Being a water city, Shaoxing have many ancient bridges and waterways. It's a unique experience boating on the rivers in Shaoxing because of the unique boat type. With a black awning, the small and narrow boat is called Wupeng boat. The rowers usually wear traditional Shaoxing Wuzhan hats. Sitting in a wupeng boat while watching the street scenes floating by is a defining Shaoxing experience.

In the afternoon you will be transferred to Hangzhou .

Price: From USD 74 P.P

 
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Price Includes:
1. Transportation:
Inter city flights including airport taxes, trains, buses, etc., specified in the itinerary Privatecar with air-conditioning in every tour city
2. Hotels specified in the itinerary, all based on two persons sharingone standard room;
3. Meals specified in the itinerary: Western breakfast in hotels Chinese lunch and dinner in local restaurants
4. Sightseeing: All arrangements mentioned in the itinerary will be covered All first admission/entrance fees in the itinerary
5. Tour guide: Tour guide: In every tour city of China, each tour is conducted by a professional tour guide
6. Free baggage allowance: Passages holding adult-fare air tickets are entitled to free baggage allowance of 40 kg for first class, 30kg for business class,and 20kg for economy class.No free baggage allowance is granted to infants Free baggage transfer between airport and hotel




Price Excludes:

1. Chinese visa.
2. International or domestic air tickets which are not listed in the itinerary.
3. Meals not specified in the itinerary.
4. Tips for guides and drivers.
5. Personal expenses: phone bills, laundry, optional tours, postage, excess baggage charge, entertainment fees out of the itinerary.
6. Single Room Supplement.
7. Taxi Fee

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