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Wuzhen Water Town, Tongxiang

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Not far from the fertile Yangtze River lies Wuzhen Water Town, an ancient scenic water village intersected by canals and connected by stone bridges. Covering an area of 71.2 sq km (27.5 sq mi), the town is divided into six districts and has successfully managed to preserve its traditional appearance and rich culture, despite the rapid modernization of China. As you stroll through the narrow streets, visit the workshops where you can experience the re-enactment of long-established practices. Stores and shops offer a wide array of local produce and handicrafts. Restaurants here offer popular fish dishes and other delicacies. Plan to see Wuzhen Water Town and other attractions that appeal to you using our Tongxiang trip tool .
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  • Very nice remnant of an old town that was preserved for centuries in original condition. It is now completely made for tourists but the buildings are still in original condition. With the beautiful canals a feast for the eyes!
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  • I went to Wuzhen with my friend in end Aug. We had been in several water towns around Shanghai including zhouzhuang, zhujiajiao, and we highly recommend Wuzhen and ranked it as no. 1 with following re...  more »
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