Private Full Day Hangzhou Tour in English: The Grand Canal, Gongchen Bridge and China Silk Museum: Tour starts from Hotel in Hangzhou at 9:30. Sightseeing in Hangzhou by automobile: The Grand Canal is the world's longest man-made waterway, being 1,800 kilometers long. The canal connects the present cities of Beijing in the north and Hangzhou in the south, which served as dynastic capitals in the past, and contains 24 locks and 60 bridges. It is being restored as a water-diversion conduit.
Gongchen Bridge: The height is 16meters and the length is 98meters with three arches. It is a symbol of the end in Hangzhou part of the Grand Canal. The China Silk Museum was constructed and opened for the public in 1992. It covers an area of around 7000squares meters. As a national silk museum, it exhibits high quality silk products abd the process pf silk production, and demonstrates the glarious 5000 year long history of Chinese silk culture.
Song Dynasty Theme Park: The grounds of the park also include a bell tower, city tower, a temple and various gardens that feature the grotesquely shaped rocks that were the height of fashion at the time. On special occasions, the park also hosts elaborate parades with singing, dancing and acrobatics. Longjing tea plantation and taste a cup of tea. The driver and guide will send you back to the Hotel after the visit.
Meeting/pick-up point: hotel lobby in Hangzhou city only.
Duration: 7-8 hours.
Start/opening time: At 9:30am.