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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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  • Nice to here just a few hours to wander around d. Nice little villages where they still work. Fun is the beds museum contains a wide range of handmade beds from simple to very luxurious. Very worth it.
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  • Thursday 9:00 from the West Lake to Ukraine, no car also take two hours. First go to West fence, ticket a person $, 65 years old and more than half price advantage. A boat ride a person $, pack boat $420 (can sit 6 people), the big approximately 25 minutes. Along the way, the scenery is beautiful, the small town of the ancient times, the return journey all the way there are snacks, century reading shops, restaurants ... the snacks are not wrong, the restaurant is normal.
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  • Booked a full day getaway to the East and West of Wuzhen. East is still occupied by local residences while the West has been developed into a commercialized tourist destination. Literally two rows of ...  more »

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Most domestic and international tourists opt to stay in the scenic Wuzhen water town connected to Tongxiang. Wuzhen's accommodations include atmospheric old guesthouses and hotels hugging the banks of the canals, and some larger luxury and standard hotels next to the water farther out of town. Tongxiang itself has a good range of modern hotels along its boulevards and close to the main parks, as well some side-street guesthouses and hostels.
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