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Private Half Day Tour: Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town with Local Delicacies

Highlights
  • Take a trip back in time (and on a gondola) in Zhujiajiao water town
  • Feast on sticky rice dumplings, steamed pork, and Chinese candy
  • Relax with a private guide and door-to-door round-trip transportation
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Private Half Day Tour: Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town with Local Delicacies
US$69 per adult
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Half-day Zhujiajiao Tour
This tour includes premier car with driver, experienced guide, gondola ride, entrance fees, local delicacies and more.
US$69.00 per adult
1/2 Day Zhujiajiao w/Acrobatic
This tour includes premium car with driver, experienced guide, gondola ride, entrance fees, local delicacies AND spectacular evening acrobatic show after the tour.
US$114.00 per adult
Overview

Unless you speak Chinese, Zhujiajiao can be fiddly to reach independently, while mass-market tours can suck the soul out of the experience. Get a deeper insight into this charming water town with on this private Zhujiajiao tour. Your personal guide will show you the best views, arrange a gondola ride, introduce you to the main attractions, and serve you local delicacies.

What to Expect

Greet your guide and driver in your hotel lobby at a time of your choosing, then relax as you journey into rural China and the ancient water town of Zhujiajiao.

Stroll the narrow streets, visiting traditional buildings, ancient shops, and handicraft stalls. Capture watery vistas, including the 16th-century Fangsheng Bridge. Sample local delicacies such as sticky rice dumplings, steamed pork in bamboo leaves, and Chinese candies. Finally, enjoy a canal ride in a traditional gondola, still poled by hand as it has been for centuries, before your guide and driver return you to Shanghai. If you’ve upgraded, enjoy an evening acrobatics performance after your tour.

Write a ReviewReviews (11)

1 - 5 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fascinating Tour of a Fascinating City

The tour was amazing from start to finish. Very well organized, friendly and professional. Our guide Kim spoke perfect English and managed to keep the tour interesting and informative but also gave us our own space to explore. Kim told us the history of the...More

Thank francesfenemore
Reviewed 30 May 2018
excellent and very good guide

celine is on time and very informative guide. my son love the dimsum you bought for him even went out of her way just to buy dinner for my son.

Thank Rey Vincent A
Jenny L, Manager at Jenny's Shanghai Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Hi Rey, Thank you! We love kids! Come to visit us again, and Celine will buy your son more dumplings.:) Best, Jenny

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile
Excellent!

A fantastic day to the ancient river town. Our guide Nora was sensational! Her English was excellent and very easy to understand. She was genuinely interested in telling us all about the history of China and local information. Had a great day and felt it...More

Thank gerim333m
Jenny L, Manager at Jenny's Shanghai Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you for your review. Hope to see you again. Best, Jenny

Reviewed 17 May 2018
See the old China close up

Kathy met us at the hotel as arranged at 8am with the same driver/car as we had the previous day for the Shanghai Tour - pleasant driver and very nice car. We drove out to Zhujiajiao where we experienced the complete contrast to the busy...More

Thank S7777JYmichaeld
Reviewed 8 April 2018
Zhujiajiao with Jewish Synagogue and Temple

Kathy greeted us with a warm welcome. She was animated and enthusiastic with my teenage kids. She was passionate about the water town and had lots of information without making things boring. She offered to buy interesting delicacies and knew the best spot to take...More

Thank hlhazen
Jenny L, Manager at Jenny's Shanghai Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Hi Heather, Yes, Kathy just has one of those personalities to make people around her happy. We love it! I'm so glad you had a great day. Some again soon please. Best, Jenny

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