We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

A private day trip to Suzhou Taihu Lake from Shanghai

Select Date and Travellers
US$ 72.00
2 travellers
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Qiyuan Garden, North of Wengxiang Village, Dongshan Town, Wuzhong District, Suzhou 215107 China

Firstly, you will visit the unique garden-

Qi Garden which was built just by the lake in 1933 so it is quite different from those traditional Suzhou gardens that we are very familiar with and more beautiful views of the Taihu Lake will be exposed to us because of the excellent location.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Taihu Bridge,Taihu Lake, Wuzhong District, Suzhou 215101 China

Go for a boat ride in the Taihu Lake nearby and explore the large and well-known freshwater lake for relaxations and more beautiful views of the Taihu Lake.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dongshan Diaohualou, South Nanshan Village, Dongshan Town, Suzhou 250100 China

you will visit (Diaohualou) the

Pattern-Carved Mansion which covers an area of 5000 square meters and is titled "No.1 mansion in the south of Yangtze River" is located on East Hill Island in the Taihu Lake and was originally built in 1920s by two brothers Jin xizi and Jin zhizi for their mother and the whole architectural complex is famous for its amazing different carvings including brick,wood and stone carvings especially the wood carvings which are made by a very representative artist Zhou Yunlong belonging to Xiangshan School in Suzhou.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Suzhou Taihu Wetland Park, Zhenhu Town, Gaoxin District, Suzhou 215161 China

It is a perfect place to stay away from the hustle and bustle of the noisy society and high-speed modern life.

Duration: 1 hour
Show More
Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from hotels centrally located in Shanghai


  • Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai China
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Lunch
  • Insurance
  • Professional guide and driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Qiyuan Garden
  • Entry/Admission - Taihu Bridge
  • Entry/Admission - Dongshan Diaohualou
  • Gratuities
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Key Details
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Japanese
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall: 000-0800-100-6999