Famous Water Towns To Visit In China
These Ancient Chinese Water Towns are often referred to as the Venice of the East. Many of these villages are built around a canal system. that haven’t changed for hundreds of years.
You can easily visit some of these towns as a day’s excursion from Shanghai.
Luzhi is located in the Wuzhong District, 18 km east of Suzhou in Jiangsu Province
Zhouzhuang Water Town
Zhouzhuang Water Town Located between Shanghai and Suzhou, Zhouzhuang is a famous ancient town of Kunshan City, Jiangsu Province
Tongli Water Town – Divided into seven islands, intersected by 15 canals
Suzhou, Jiangsu Province
Zhujiajiao, Qingpu District of Shanghai – With a history of over 1,700 years, Zhujiajiao is one of the most well preserved ancient towns in the Shanghai area
Wuzen, Zhejiang Province is a famous ancient water town with a history of two thousand years
Suzhou Built in 514 BC, this is an ancient city with over 2,500 years of history