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China Highlights Suzhou

Suzhou 215006, China
+86 512 6518 6852
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Souzoh day trip worst in my life

I took the Via day trip from shanghai to suzogh and water village. Boring nightmare included 6... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
carol m
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Thank you China Highlights for Custom Tour to Suzhou, Wuhan and Hangzhou!

First off, I must thank Whitney at China Highlights who worked with me almost two years to design... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
grizbuzz
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Orinda, California
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We provide Suzhou day tours to Suzhou gardens, water towns, and many other must-sees. Explore Chinese gardens and ancient culture with China Highlights.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Suzhou 215006, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took the Via day trip from shanghai to suzogh and water village. Boring nightmare included 6 hours driving, 2 excruciating hours in boring old houses and then tour guide Frankie made us stay in silk store factory for 2 hours. He wouldn’t leave until...More

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chtcustomercare, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Carol M We are very sorry to hear about your trip. Our China Highlights company specializes in private customised tours and does not include any shopping or factory stops. If you joined a group coach tour, often these group tours will have at least...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off, I must thank Whitney at China Highlights who worked with me almost two years to design our custom itinerary for our dream trip to China. My husband has a great interest in the Spring and Autumn period of Chinese history and Whitney worked...More

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chtcustomercare, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi grizbuzz Wow, we really appreciate you taking the time to write and sharing your amazing experience exploring the places with us. A 2-year planning finally came into fruition and it was our pleasure to have Whitney help walk alongside of you to make this...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

On October 26, China Highlights guide, John, picked us up in Shanghai and transported us to Suzhou and the next day to Tongli. John spoke excellent English and was very knowledgeable and clear in his answers to all our questions about modern Chinese history. One...More

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chtcustomercare, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Hi there Thanks for posting and sharing your experience. We're glad that you had a great time with John, and that he returned your ipad that you left in the car. CH Customer-care Team

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Our guide, Deng, met us at the train station and took us to our hotel. She was also our tour guide for the next two days, where we visited the many gardens of Suzhou (Lingering, Humble Administrators and Tiger Hill). Deng was friendly, knowledgeable and...More

Thank Robert C
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chtcustomercare, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Hi there Thanks for sharing your experience in Suzhou. We're glad that you enjoyed your time with Deng, and that she managed to get you a good spot to enjoy the Night Tour of the Nets Master. Hope we can see you again. CH Customer-care...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I was fortunate to have Huang Min as my tour guide for Suzhou. His interest in traditional Chinese culture and Chinese design helped me to really appreciate Suzhou. When we visited buildings he would show me things like how the buildings were made and different...More

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chtcustomercare, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Hi there Thanks for sharing your experience in Suzhou with us, and that it holds a special place in your heart. You were definitely fortunate to have had Huang Min as your guide to give you a rich understanding of the culture and history of...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

The narrow shopping district and canal restaurant area were historically preserved. It really offered a contrast to modern versus historic Suzhou. We didn't linger long, and I would recommend people watching in one of the river-side restaurants, but the visit was beautiful and could have...More

Thank Carrie R
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chtcustomercare, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hi there We're glad that you had a good time in Suzhou to see the contrast between the historic and modern! The city is quite quaint, and please you were able to make a visit there. Regards CH Customer-care Team

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Arriving in Suzhou we were met by our very knowledgeable and experienced guide Ming who immediately took us to a famous dumpling restaurant for a delicious lunch. In spite of having grown over the years from a small city to a city in the millions...More

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meihua g, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi there Thanks for taking the time to write and sharing your experience with us in Suzhou. The city indeed is filled with charm with the traditional architecture and gardens. We do hope that you can have another chance to visit with us again. Regards...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

The Gardens are incredible,bonsai by the 100,s and each one perfect.The locals in the park singing and dancing. Lunch was incredible (SO SO GOOD) The water town was like stepping back in time. I loved every minute i spent in this beautiful place. Can i...More

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chtcustomercare, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Hi there Glad you had a great time with Deng, and he was able to enlighten you and show you around. Hope you can visit with us again. Regards CH Customer-care Team

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Linda was so helpful from the start and really made use feel welcome. She had a great historical knowledge of the area and her English was very good. We had a lot of fun and learned a lot.

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chtcustomercare, Guest Relations Manager at China Highlights Suzhou, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Hi james j Thanks for visiting Suzhou and the Watertown with us. We're glad you had a fun time and learnt a lot from Linda. Come again and explore more with us. Regards CH Customer-care Team

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Suzhou is a peaceful place to enjoy beautiful gardens and parks. Our charming guide Nancy made our trip something very special. She took us to a local food place and it she was outstanding that we were comfortable and at ease. The food was delicious...More

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