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Description :Come to Hangzhou to feast your eyes on the beautiful scenery of the West Lake and sink your heart into the deep Buddhist atmosphere. And the most important thing is enjoy the lighting and history while you are boating on the newest World Cultural Heritage Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal.
Tour Code : HZP-06
Price : from US$90 p/p
Departure Date : You choose

Day 1

Hangzhou   (D)

Visits : Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal, Lingyin Temple, West Lake

This afternoon you will be picked up at your hotel and have a boat trip on the West Lake which lasts about 45 minutes. Embark on the island of Three Pools Mirroring the Moon. Then pay a visit to Guozhuang.  It is a typical private garden built in 1907. "Guo" is the family name of the owner and "Zhuang" means house.The highlight of Guozhuang is the layout of water. Similar to the Suzhou Gardens but the design idea even more sophisticated. It adopts the techniques of borrowing  the West Lake. You might find it changes its aspect at every turn.Later head for the Lingyin Temple and the Peak Flying from Afar.
Have Hangzhou Cuisine as your dinner and then board on the Wulinmen dock at 19:20. Take a boat on the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal to enjoy the canal lighting which has won the international lighting award. You will see West Lake Cultural Square, Fuyicang, Qingsha park, Xiaohezhijie and Gongcheng Bridge along the canal. The Grand Canal became the World Cultural Heritage at June 22, 2014. It’s the longest and oldest canal in the world. The representatives of the World Heritage Convention describe the feelings to the China’s Grand Canal with ‘shock’, ‘impressive’ and other words. At last, all representatives from the member states agreed to add the Grand Canal into the World Cultural Heritage list.
At 20:30, you will finish this boating tour at  Wulin dock and be sent back to your hotel.

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  • 1-888-414-0686 (US & CA)
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  • 0086-571-85278076 (Intl)

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