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Zhouzhuang Boat

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21 Apr 2018
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No.5 Daqiao Road, Zhouzhuang Town, Kunshan 215325, China
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Reviewed 26 June 2011

Sure, some would call it cheesy... but then, so is the real Venice of today's Italy, with its hyper-commercialization. Zhouzhuang is a truly lovely "water town". Technically, it is a part of the greater Suzhou urban area. Some tours cover Suzhou only (which is of...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

If visiting Zhouzhuang then you must take the gondola ride. It certainly provides a different view of the area but also offers an appreciation for how the locals would have travelled in ancient times.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The driver was friendly spoke a little English. Nice and calming and relaxing. The seats were a little hard but was an old boat so no big deal. I would do it again!

Thank Hobbs B
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I went on a one-hour journey is a small boat (seated about 30) along the smaller waterways during a visit to the city of Suzhou on 14.9.17. I enjoyed this very much as it is very up close and personal with some remarkable buildings (and...More

Thank laurenceg41
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Spent an overnight trip in Zhou zhuang water town. The nicest part is having the time to take a sunset boat ride ( more like a small ancient Chinese bum boat with a single boat man ) cruising around the entire town, and seeing the...More

Thank doctrav
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We went on the boat ride while visiting the Zhouzhuang Water Village. There were 6 of our in our party and the oarsman sang for us, which was terrific. The ride was wonderful and we got to see much more of the village than if...More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Let me preface this with the fact that I've been to Venice and gone on a Gondola ride. This is both similar and not at the same time. The boats contained four passengers each which was perfect for our party. In addition, there were covers...More

Thank Jacquelinjames
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The boat ride is very enjoyable. We paid for the entire boat since we had a family of 5. We also paid 30 yuan for the lady to sing. She explained what each song meant in Chinese. The meaning is very beautiful! She also took...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

This was interesting and over priced for what you get, You really see how some chinese live, something different

Thank robjens
Reviewed 10 July 2016

If you happen to be in Zhouzhuang ancient town, you have to take the boat ride, otherwise why on earth do you come to Zhouzhuang? Hahaha... So before we have this gondolas in Venice, Marco Polo visited Zhouzhuang in the past. The way they keep...More

Thank JedRevolutia
Reviewed 8 July 2016

You get a different perspective when you are on the boat. The trees over your head and the tourists looking at you from the banks. The lady rowing the boat will ask you to pay to hear her sing. If you decline, she will not...More

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