Suzhou Micro Tour

Garden of the Humble Administrator - Suzhou Micro Tour


If you have a couple of free days and are already in Shanghai, then this is an ideal day trip to venture to Suzhou. Renowned for its waterways, rustic stone bridges and pagodas, Suzhou is a very peaceful place indeed. Suzhou is also famous for meticulously maintained gardens and a thriving silk trade that has been producing wonderful embroideries and textiles for thousands of years.

Tour Summary


1 Day


Humble Administrator’s Garden - Pan Gate - River Cruise - Silk Factory

Fitness Level


Tour Price

From AU $169 per person, detailed prices below


Lunch (L) as per the itinerary, accredited English-speaking tour guide, transportation for all specified transfers, tours, entry fees to shows and attractions as per the itinerary, return train ticket to Suzhou for those who choose the rail option


Airfares and taxes, Visa application fees, personal expenses such as telephone, dry cleaning, taxi fares etc, gratuities to guides and drivers, optional activities, shows, meals or any items denoted by ** throughout the itinerary

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Suggested Itinerary

Day Tour

Depending on your choice of transport, you can travel to Suzhou by road or by rail. Your tour begins with a visit to the stunning Humble Administrator’s Garden. This is one of the finest examples of design and balance in gardens across all of China. You’ll also visit the 2500 year-old Pan Gate, which served as a land and water entrance to ancient Suzhou. Lunch will served be at a local restaurant and later you'll relax on a boat cruise around the city to fully appreciate Suzhou’s beauty. Afterwards, you’ll tour a silk factory to gain an insight into the production of textiles and handmade embroideries. Later you'll depart Suzhou and return back to Shanghai. (L)

Tour Prices per person twin-share in AU$

Travel Dates

Total People Travelling


December - February



2 - 3


Travel by Road

4 or more


December - February



2 - 3


Travel by Rail

4 or more


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