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 .
Tours to Wuzhen Water Town
Wuzhen and Xitang Water Town Private Full Day Trip from Shanghai with Lunch and Dinner BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $101
Duration: 11 to 12 hours
In-depth Wuzhen Water Town Private Tour from Shanghai BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $96
Duration: 9 to 10 hours
Independent Tour of Wuzhen and Xitang Water Town from Shanghai BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $20
Duration: 10 to 12 hours
Wuzhen Water Town Reviews
Heel mooi overblijfsel van een oude stad die eeuwen bewaard werd in originele staat. Het is nu helemaal gemaakt voor toeristen maar de gebouwen zijn nog in originele staat. Met de prachtige kanaaltjes... more »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!
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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