7 days in Zhejiang Itinerary

7 days in Zhejiang Itinerary

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7 days in Zhejiang Itinerary

Start: Colombo
Fly + Drive:  15 h
1
Zhoushan
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Ningbo
— 1 night
Train + Taxi:  3 h 45 min
3
Chun'an County
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Tongxiang
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Colombo

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Zhoushan

Zhoushan ©
Made up of over a thousand small interconnected islands, Zhoushan lies at the southern mouth of the Yangtze River, a biodiverse city popular with holidaymakers seeking sea and sun.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): head off the coast to Zhujiajian Island, take in the awesome beauty at Putuo Mountain (Putuoshan), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bukenqu Guanyin Yard, and finally make a trip to Zhoushan Baibusha Scenic Resort.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Zhoushan trip itinerary planner.

Colombo, Sri Lanka to Zhoushan is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to China Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ningbo.

Things to do in Zhoushan

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Putuo Mountain (Putuoshan) ©
Putuo Mountain (Putuoshan)
Zhujiajian Island ©
Zhujiajian Island

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Ningbo

Ningbo ©
A bustling port city with a rich and complex history, Ningbo today offers plenty of varied sites to explore.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): examine the collection at Tianyi Library, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ningbo Mosque, shop like a local with Tianyi Square, then explore the ancient world of Seven-pagoda Temple, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at In City.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ningbo planner .

Drive from Zhoushan to Ningbo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Chun'an County.

Things to do in Ningbo

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Tianyi Square ©
Tianyi Square
Tianyi Library ©
Tianyi Library

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Chun'an County

Chun'an County ©
Chun'an County, situated near the large city of Hangzhou, draws visitors in with its main attraction, Thousand Island Lake, a scenic lake and eponymous town created by the construction of a dam on the Xin'an River.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Hangzhou Bird Island, appreciate the extensive heritage of Qiandaohu Jiupaojie Scenic Resort, then make a trip to Chun'an Qiandaohu Nongfushanquan Production Base, and finally explore the activities along Thousand Island Lake (Qiandao Hu).

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Chun'an County day trip planner.

You can take a bus from Ningbo to Chun'an County in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Tongxiang.

Things to do in Chun'an County

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Thousand Island Lake (Qiandao Hu) ©
Thousand Island Lake (Qiandao Hu)

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Tongxiang

Tongxiang ©
Tongxiang tourism focuses almost solely on the historic water town that lies within its administrative limits.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lingyin Temple, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Gu Shan (Solitary Hill), then get to know the fascinating history of West Lake (Xi Hu), and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hefang Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): go for a walk through Wuzhen Water Town.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tongxiang trip planner .

You can drive from Chun'an County to Tongxiang in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In September in Tongxiang, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 24°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Tongxiang

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hangzhou
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West Lake (Xi Hu) ©
West Lake (Xi Hu)
Lingyin Temple ©
Lingyin Temple
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Hefang Street