How to get to Wuzhen Water Town from Hangzhou?
①Take a bus from Jiubao Passenger Transport Center. The bus departs about every 25 minutes from 7:00 to 18:20, with a fare of CNY 31.
②Take a train from Hangzhou East Railway Station to Tongxiang Railway Station.
What can I do in Wuzhen Water Town?
Wuzhen, with a history of 6000 years. Since 1999, most of the ancient buildings and culture have been well preserved. Tourists can experience the most primitive natural scenery and the most simple way of life. If you are a photography enthusiast, Wuzhen is definitely your best choice.In addition,since the first World Internet Conference has been held there on November 19, 2014, it has become the permanent venue of this summit.Most importantly, Wuzhen's delicious food is not to be missed! Sample local snacks like stinky tofu, “victory cake” (dingsheng bing), or “sister-in-law cake” (gusao bing).
What is the different between Dongzha and Xizha in Wuzhen Water Town
Dongzha has a strong flavor of life. Most of the historical site are in dongzha. Xizha is famous for its night view. There are few tourists and strong business atmosphere. There are many teahouses and bars on both sides of the river. If you want to choose a quiet place for holiday, xizha must be the best choice.
Is it possible to have a day tour in Wuzhen Water Town from Hangzhou?
It takes only around one hour from Hangzhou to Wuzhen by driving, about 60km distance. You can do Hangzhou to Wuzhen day tour both by train, by bus or by car. It’s very easy to access. And you’ll have enough time to explore the Wuzhen Water Town. Our company provide numerous Wuzhen Water Town tours from Hangzhou as well, please see the tours listed on ‘Water Town Tours’, we can also customize the tour that fits your needs.
How to get to Wuzhen from Hangzhou Xiaoshan Airport? Is there any public transportation?
Yes, you can take the airport commuter bus to Wuzhen. The bus departs at 9:10, 10:00, 10:40, 11:10, 12:10, 13:00, 13:50, 14:40, 15:20, 16:10, 17:00, 18:00, 18:40, 19:10, 20:10 and 21:10. Ticket fare is CNY 42 and duration is about 110 minutes. Upon arrival, take a local city bus to reach the Wuzhen Water Town.
Could you tell us the price of Wuzhen water town, Dongzha and Xizha? is there any extra charge?
CNY 120 for Dongzha Scenic Area and CNY 150 for Xizha Scenic Area, CNY 200 for Combination Ticket;
In addition to the tickets, there is an extra charge for the boat cruise:
CNY 80 (for 8 people) in Dongzha
CNY120 (day), CNY 150 (night) in Xizha for 6 people
What we can see in Wuzhen water town?
1)Former Residence of Mao Dun
Wuzhen is a scenic area with cultural landscape as the main part, and Former Residence of Mao Dun is one of the reasons why Wuzhen is famous. Mao Dun is a famous Chinese revolutionary and writer. It was built in the middle of the 19th century.
Xiuzhen Guan is a Taoist temple which was built in the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127). It is one of three famous Taoist temples on the south bank of the Yangtze River.
3)Xiuzhen Guan Stage
The stage was built in 1749. In ancient times, farmers around the town came by boat to watch plays. While the play was going on, the spectators would be in boats floating on the waterway.
A 1000-meter long roofed corridor runs along the bank of the river, which is one of the key architectural features of water towns south of the Yangtze.
The architectural style is from the Qing Dynasty and reflects the traditional lifestyle of the people.
6)Aged Ginkgo Tree
A ginkgo tree over 1000 years old has witnessed the town's history since the Song Dynasty. Formerly located in the courtyard of General Wu Temple.
I want visit Wuzhen from Hangzhou and stay in Xizha for a night? Is there any LUXURY hotel?
The Luxury Hotel listed as below:
1)Eden Club House (CNY 2100/per room/per night,with breakfast)
2)Wuzhen Club House (CNY1570/per room/per night,with breakfast)
3)Wuzhen Tong'an Inn (CNY850/per room/per night,with breakfast)
4)Wuzhen Waterside Resort (CNY1100/per room/per night,with breakfast)
When is the best time visit Wuzhen Water Town?
The most beautiful season of the year in Wuzhen is spring and autumn, which is undoubtedly the best time to visit Wuzhen Water Town. From March to May every year, the climate is pleasant. In these two seasons, you may also have the opportunity to participate in the traditional customs activities here.
What kind of souvenir we can buy after the Wuzhen trip?
Wuzhen is an area with various specialties, mainly handmade products, snacks and natural products.
Handicrafts: Wood carving art, Wood comb, Blue printed cloth
Snacks: Handmade sauce, Sanbai rice wine, Dingsheng cake
Natural products: White Chrysanthemum, Freshwater fish
What we eat when we visit Wuzhen?
Wuzhen's diet is mainly based on the eating habits of Jiangnan area. In the local restaurants, you can taste the following most famous foods or snacks: Dingsheng cake, Braised mutton, Freshwater fish, Dry stinky tofu, Wuzhen pickled duck.
Are there any special discount fares for senior or child in Wuzhen?
People who are 60 years old (include 60) get enjoy discount policy if you show your ID card or passport; The child who are 1.2-1.5 meters can enjoy the half price discount. Free for the child who less 1.2 meters.
When we buy the tickets of that day, can we go in and out of the water town at will?
Yes, the valid time of tickets is the opening time of the day. During this period, you can enter and exit at will. Just show your ticket when you enter again.
I would like to catch sunrise scene. Is it possible to go Wuzhen in before the opening time?
I'm sorry to tell you that the water town have strict time control, you cannot enter the scenic area before the opening hours. The best way to do this is to book a hotel in Xizha area so that you can be active in the scenic area at any time.
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