Lingyin Temple is one of the most significant and beautiful Buddhist monasteries in China. "Ling-yin" means "Soul's Retreat" in Chinese, therefore, the temple's name is commonly literally translated as Temple of the Soul's Retreat.
Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall:
The main body of Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall is a five-story building, which displays Shanghai's development from ancient times to the present and beyond. The theme of this building is "City, People, Environment and Development".
Day 1 Arrival in Shanghai
Our tour guide will meet you at Shanghai airport or railway station,then transfer to your hotel in Shanghai downtown.
Day 2 Shanghai Tour
After your breakfast,transfer to Yuyuan Garden, which is famed as”An Architectural Miracle in the Region South of Yangtze River”, in 1.5 hours you’ll feast on the elegant Orient pavilions, halls, lakes, rockery and bridges. (1hour)
Next let’s move to the Yuyuan Market, a lively market specializing in traditional Chinese arts and crafts. Food is also a great temptation in Yuyuan Market with local delicacies such as xiao long bao, pigeon egg dumplings and spicy cold noodles from the street stalls or numerous restaurants.
Then move on to The Shanghai Chenghuang Temple is a Taoist temple located at Shanghai City in East China. The Chenghuang Temple was first constructed during the Yongle reign (1403-1424) of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
Lunch at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon,transfer to Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center to have a better understanding of Shanghai's yesterday, today and tomorrow. Apart from professional exhibits and various interactive display means, there is the highlight 360 Degree Experience Hall that you can't miss.
Then you will visit to People Square,Hailed as Green Lung of the Shanghai city People's Square is a garden style located in the heart of the city, centering the political, cultural, economic, transport and tourism. It is one of the key landmarks of Shanghai.
The Bund is a must for tourists who come to Shanghai.The well-known Bund is a must for visitors to Shanghai. Fifty-two buildings lining the narrow shoreline of the Huangpu River offer a living exhibition of Gothic, Baroque, Roman, Classic Revival and Renaissance architectural styles, as well as combinations of Chinese and Western styles.
After the tour,transfer to your Shanghai downtown hotel.
Day 3 Shanghai-Hangzhou
After your breakfast,transfer to Hangzhou by car(driving 2.5hours).The first and foremost attraction in Hangzhou is West Lake. You’ll feast on the breathtaking scenery of West Lake by the best way, cruising.
Then visit the Lingyin Temple. Lingyin Temple is one of the most significant and beautiful Buddhist monasteries in China. "Ling-yin" means "Soul's Retreat" in Chinese, therefore, the temple's name is commonly literally translated as Temple of the Soul's Retreat.
Follow with the Six Harmonies Pagoda.Six Harmonies Pagoda (Liuhe Pogoda) is one of the true masterpieces of ancient Chinese architecture.
Lunch at a local restaurant.
After lunch,be transferred back to your Shanghai hotel.
Day 4 Depart Shanghai
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight.
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