Day 1: Shanghai - Wuxi by high-speed train G212(9:05/9:30)
You will be picked up from your hotel in Shanghai and transfer to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station to take train G212(9:05/9:30) for Wuxi. Our local guide will greet you at Wuxi train station and head to Taihu Lake which is the third largest freshwater lake in China. The Taihu Lake shines with its green hills, crystal water and magnificent man-made scenery. A pleasant boat ride on the lake will be included.
Your sightseeing here also include a visit to the Turtle Head Island which stone stretching into the Taihu Lake resembling a turtle’s head, hence its name. Situated in the most beautiful area of Taihu Lake, the island is the best place to view the lake when it is covered in mist.
You will finish today’s trip with Lingshan Grand Buddha - the world tallest copper standing statue of Skyamuni with 88 meters tall. Return to your hotel. (L)
Day 2: Wuxi - Shanghai by high-speed train G133（17:50/18:25)
Our tour guide will picked up you from your hotel in Wuxi. Today’s trip will be highlighted by boating on the Grand Canal of Wuxi Section. Grand Canal, also known as the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal, is the longest canal or artificial river in the world which starts at Beijing and passes through Tianjin and the provinces of Hebei, Shandong, Jiangsu and Zhejiang and ending at Hangzhou, linking the Yellow River and Yangtze River. The Wuxi Grand Canal runs through the entire city with a length of more than 40 kilometers. Taking a boat to sail along the river is the best way to experience the local people’s life. Thanks to its pleasantly warm and moist climate, Wuxi enjoys the reputation of the 'Land of Fish and Rice'. Nowadays, you could still see the rice trading markets along the north bank. The are many famous bridges along the north bank and Qingming Bridge of Qing Dynasty is the best location to view the beautiful water town scenery.
After the tour, transfer to Wuxi train station and take high-speed train back to Shanghai. Our driver will transfer you to Shanghai.
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*Round-way high-speed train tickets Shanghai/Wuxi/Shanghai
*Entrance Fees to Attractions Listed Above
*All meals as mentioned in the itinerary
*Private Car/Van and Driver
*Tip to your tour guide & driver