©

Shaoxing trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Shaoxing

Trip Planner Asia  /  China  /  Zhejiang  /  Shaoxing
(950+ reviews from top 30 attractions)
Historic Sites Museums Sightseeing

City of Personages

Known as the birthplace of many famous scholars, writers, and politicians, Shaoxing attracts visitors with its traditional architecture, rich culture, and local delicacies. On a tour of Shaoxing, you can spend time exploring its many bridges, rivers, and canals lined with antique boats, or browsing its vibrant marketplaces for exquisite silk products and handicrafts. You'll have plenty of choice for sightseeing in Shaoxing, as the city boasts a variety of scenic natural spots, meticulously landscaped gardens, and heritage buildings related to the many historic figures that lived here. For an authentic experience, take a canoe ride that circles the city and don't forget to sample the famous Shaoxing yellow rice wine, hailed for its medicinal properties. Plan your holiday in Shaoxing and other destinations, from the rural, to the urban, and everything in between, using our China trip itinerary builder.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Shaoxing

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Shaoxing

Shaoxing offers tourists plenty of accommodation choices, clustered around the city center, lining the waterways and canals, or concentrated near Guazhu Lake. A number of well-known chain hotels and inns have establishments in Shaoxing, while you can also find a room in one of the local high-end hotels. For the budget-conscious traveler, a dormitory-style hostel room might be the best option.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Shaoxing:
Historic sites, parks, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, historic sites, parks
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nightlife, historic sites, sightseeing
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, wildlife areas, nature
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Nature, wildlife areas, theme parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Zhejiang

20 days in China BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Suzhou & Huzhou BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in China BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Hangzhou SEE PLAN July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 55 days in China BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 57 days in China BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA April, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in China BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA April, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 47 days in China BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in China BY A USER FROM PANAMA June, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Hangzhou BY A USER FROM INDONESIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in China BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA August, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 19 days in China BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans