Top 10 Things to Do in Suzhou
An old saying is popularized in China "The gardens to the south of Yangtze River are the top in the world, and Suzhou's gardens are the best of them". Thus, the top 10 things to do in Suzhou certainly include visits to the classical gardens. The beautiful and ancient city is also dubbed "Venice of the East" and the romantic water towns will offer you a unique experience. Let's see the best places to visit in Suzhou.
Humble Administrator's Garden
Visiting the garden is one of the top things to do in Suzhou. There are azalea shows in spring, lotus exhibitions in summer, and chrysanthemum shows in fall. However, remember to avoid the peak seasons and holidays and you will have a better experience.
Recommended Tour to the Garden: One Day Suzhou Tour from $103
Recommended Tour with Lingering Garden: 5 Days Shanghai, Suzhou, Hangzhou Tour from $719
Tiger Hill – Culture Symbol of Suzhou
Visit Shantang Street
Stroll around Pingjiang Road
Recommended Tour with Pingjiang Road: Suzhou 2 Days Tour from $229
Zhouzhuang – No. 1 Water Town in China
Recommended Tour: 1 Day Tour to Zhouzhuang Water Town from $105
Watch Kun Opera or Suzhou Pingtan Performance
Recommended Tour to learn Su Embroidery: 2 Days Suzhou Tour Package from $249
Remember to appreciate the two national treasures in the museum: Celadon Lotus-Shaped Bowl and Pearl Pillar of the Buddhist Shrine, which were both created 1,000 years ago.
Recommended Tour: Suzhou Day Trip to the Museum from $88
Jinji Lake - Modern Sights in Suzhou
Recommended Tour to the Lake: 1 Day Suzhou City Tour from $76