Suzhou is an ancient city with a long history located near Shanghai. It is renowned worldwide for its beautiful historic gardens. Population is about 2,3 million people.
Suzhou has not an international airport. The nearest airports are Hongqiao Airport (85km) and Pudong International Airport (120km). Shuttle buses run hourly between both airports and Suzhou. The airportbus fare from Pudong Airport to Suzhou is 100 yuan. A taxi is 450 yuan.
The gardens in Suzhou attracts tourists worldwide and have a history of 1500 years. In 1997, the Suzhou classical gardens were listed as world cultural heritage by UNESCO Heritage Committee. The Humble Administrator’s Garden is the largest of all classical gardens in Suzhou with 50.000 sq.m.
– Humble Administrator’s Garden
– Lingering Garden
– Garden of the Master of the Nets
– Lion Grove Garden
– Tiger Hill