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Tour Informations:

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 5:00pm
 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)

Description : The flower-Sweet Osmanthus is a special flower in Asia. It is also the city flower of Hangzhou. If you love flowers and also want to have a trip to Hangzhou, why not come to Hangzhou and make stops at the parks where have Sweet Osmanthus?

Day 1
Place & Transport: Hangzhou
Today's Activities: The West Lake(including boat cruise on the lake),
Sweet Osmanthus Rain at Manjuelong Village, Meijiawu Tea Plantation, Bamboo-lined Path at Yunqi
Meal: Lunch at a very typical local restaurant where you will served with some dishes made of
Sweet Osmanthus.

Boat cruise on westlake

- The Westlake Hangzhou (including boat cruise on westlake): West Lake has an area of 5.6 square kilometers (2.2 square miles) and is the symbol of Hangzhou which lies on its banks and is a place of tranquility. On the boat you can see one of the Ten Best Views of West Lake- Three Pools Mirroring the Moon.The occasional pagoda and Chinese-style arched bridges add atmosphere to the tree-lined walkways, verdant islands and hills make West Lake a very special part of any China experience.

-Sweet Osmanthus Rain at Manjuelong Village: Since Ming Dynasty,

Sweet Osmanthus Rain at Manjuelong Village

Manjuelong Village is known for its osmanthus trees. Sweet osmanthus tree is an evergreen native tree in China. The osmanthus season falls between late September and early October. Its flower are tiny, bright yellow and intoxicatingly fragrant. At the right season, the air is even heavy with the sweet scent. In 1984, the osmanthus tree was chosen as the city flower of Hangzhou, and therefore it was listed in "New Ten Views of West Lake".

- Meijiawu Tea Plantation: Tea village is seated at the hinterland of West

Meijiawu Tea Plantation

Lake Park and it boasts the most important tea production basis. Here you are in an original natural environment, just relax your feelings and enjoy the special tea culture, taste the fragrant tea while appreciating the beautiful village scenery.

Bamboo-lined Path at Yunqi
- Bamboo-lined Path at Yunqi:Bamboo C Lined Path at Yunqi is well known for its quietness and coolness. One Chinese sweet gum tree is above the age of 1000. The famous stone paved footpath leading into the Yunqi valley is lined with hundreds of thousands of bamboo. Walking along the path, soon you will meet a pond called Mind Purifying Pond which means "a pure mind". The water is cool and clear, the hills are quite and beautiful. In Yun Xi, you can enjoy different nice scenes in different seasons. Come in Spring for its bamboo shoots growing among the bamboo forest; in summer for the cool breeze bringing the fragrance of trees; in autumn for its colorful forest over the surrounding hills; in winter for the whole valley clad in white. Three nice pavilions were constructed to grace the bamboo C lined path: "Mind Purifying Pavilion" "Dragon Back Pavilion" and "Meeting- Rain Pavilion". It will be a wonderful experience to enjoy the rain scene by sitting in the pavilion.

Price: From USD 50 P.P

  1 Person
  2-5 Personen
  6-9 Personen
ab 10 Personen

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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

The following Hangzhou Tours in Autumn may also interest you !

West Lake Sweet Osmanthus Festival
Sweet Osmanthus is the city flower of Hangzhou, which, together with Xianning, Suzhou, Guilin, Hefei, has become one of the five sweet osmanthus producing areas. The people of Hangzhou celebrate the West Lake Sweet Osmanthus Festival in autumn when they appreciate the beauty and sweetness of sweet osmanthus.
The "Man Long Rain of Sweet Osmanthus" is the main scene of the Sweet Osmanthus Festival. Here more than 7,000 sweet osmanthus grow along the road. During the festival more than 200 colorful awnings tidily extend along the two sides of the road while people appreciate sweet osmanthus over their cups of tea, playing cards or chess in awnings or by trees, enjoying themselves.
The West Lake Sweet Osmanthus Festival combined the "Sweet Osmanthus Culture" with the "Tea Culture". For its opening ceremony there are large-scale comprehensive art shows and the Dragon's Well green tea ceremony, along with a symposium of the Late Sweet Osmanthus by Yu Dafu, and a party in memory of Premier Zhou Enlai. To make the festival more accessible to visitors, there are tea ceremonies of the 6 major teas in the country, ikebana performance, storytelling of "Hangzhou's People and Hangzhou's Events", bridge, weiqi, chess arena, mini golf, children's games at the Manjue Mount.
The West Lake Sweet Osmanthus Festival lasts for a month.

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