Suzhou Tours
Home > City Tours > Suzhou

Suzhou   

Situated in the eastern province of Jiangsu, at the lower reaches of the Grand Canal, Suzhou's reputation as the maker of the world's finest silk attracted the rich and famous from all over China.

In 1997 the classical gardens including Humble Administrator's Garden, Garden of the Net Master, Pavilion of the Surging Wave, Lingering Garden and Lion Grove were added to the list of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
detail map

Take a day trip to Suzhou for the beautiful gardens, elaborate silk products, dotted lakes, stone bridges and historical architectures.

Duration: 1 day

Destinations: Suzhou

Starting Point: Suzhou

Ending Point: Suzhou


Explore the traditional gardens, visit the silk factory and climb the hill slop site Tiger hill and ride on the rickshaw to see the old city areas on popular Suzhou Tours.

Duration: 2 days & 1 night

Destinations: Suzhou

Starting Point: Suzhou

Ending Point: Suzhou


This 3-day suzhou tours leads you into the wandering waterways in Suzhou and Tongli, the idyllic destinations featured unique life style, ancient streets and buildings, stone bridges and little boats.

Duration: 3 days & 2 nights

Destinations: Suzhou

Starting Point: Suzhou

Ending Point: Suzhou


Suzhou Attractions More

  • Humble Administrator's Garden
    Humble Administrator's Garden

    Located at 178 Dongbei Street of Suzhou, the Humble Administrator's Garden is the largest garden in the city, and it is also regarded as the 4 most ...

  • Garden of Net Master (Wangshiyuan)
    Garden of Net Master (Wangshiyuan)

    Garden of Net Master is the smallest among the four most famous classic gardens in Suzhou, yet it is the most impressive, thanks to the architect wh ...

  • Lingering Garden or Garden for Lingering in Suzhou
    Lingering Garden or Garden for Lingering in Suzhou

    Covering an area of 2.3 hectares, the Lingering Garden is the best preserved among all the Suzhou gardens. It is also one of the four most famous ga ...

  • Pavilion of the Surging Waves
    Pavilion of the Surging Waves

    Encompassing 1.07 hectares (2.7 acres) Pavilion of the Surging Waves, one of the oldest existing gardens, is well known for its peaceful scenery and ...

  • Lion Grove (Shizilin)
    Lion Grove (Shizilin)

    Lion Grove Garden (Shizilin) is located at 23 Yuanlin Road, in the northeast of Suzhou. It is one of the four most famous and representative classic ...

  • Tiger Hill (Huqiu)
    Tiger Hill (Huqiu)

    Outside Suzhou at Tiger Hill, the ruler of State Wu named Helu in the late Spring and Autumn Period (770-476 BC) is said to have been buried some 25 ...

  • Pan Gate (Panmen)
    Pan Gate (Panmen)

    With a history of 2,500 years, Pan Gate stands at the southwestern corner of the ancient city of Suzhou. Walking onto the top of the gate, you can s ...

  • Zhouzhuang – an ancient water town
    Zhouzhuang – an ancient water town

    40 km southeast of Suzhou, the town of Zhouzhuang (originally Yaocheng, Zhenfengli), was first built by the ruler of State Wu in the Spring and Autu ...

Suzhou | Food & Restaurants More

Suzhou cuisine excels in every branch of culinary art - stewing, braising, quick-frying, stir-frying, steaming, roasting and deep-frying. The dishes tend to be sweet. The soups are clear, but not thin; the gravy is rich, but not heavy. Suzhou cooks are especially good at preparing dishes using freshwater products. Some of the more famous dishes are braised duck in soy sauce and steamed squirrel mandarin fish.Suzhou cuisine enjoys a significant position in China's culinary culture. Together with Suzhou silk embroidery, gardens and handicrafts, Suzhou cu ... More

Suzhou | Weather & Climate More

With subtropical oceanic monsoon climate, Suzhou enjoys four distinct seasons, mild temperature and abundant rainfall.Average Data Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Average High (°F) 45/48 46/50 54/58 65/68 74/78 80/84 Average High (°C) 7/9 8/10 12/14 18/20 23/25 27/29 Average Low (°F) 31/34 33/36 39/ ... More

Suzhou Travel Tips More

Best Travel Time SuzhouLocating in the lower reach of Yangtze River, Suzhou enjoys the subtropical monsoon climate; the weather is Suzhou is regarded as fairly warm and wet, with four distinct seasons. The best travel time to Suzhou should be April to October. Suzhou Safety TipsSuzhou is a rather safe place and just watch out a few things below:Pick pocketing is common on crowded buses around the bus station or train station, so take care of your belongings;It is advisable not to take the touts operating around tourist sights or train station since the ... More

Recommended China Tour Packages Including Suzhou

  • China East Expedition

    This is an ideal expedition that provides great experience to the diversity and colorfulness of eastern China, includi ...

  • Taste of China Top Cui ...

    For those who love Chinese food, charm yourself with this gourmet Chinese cuisine & cultural tour. Have a taste of ...

  • Exclusive of China

    Commencing in Kunming and finishing in Shanghai, this trip visits the minority Spring city Kunming, super amazing dest ...

I love traveling, and love to share my best experiences with my clients and help them to work out a wonderful trip in this country. Many of my clients have become my good friends now. I am looking forward to being of service to you in the future.

Robert

Travel Specialist

Meet our team