8 days in Wuxi & Suzhou Itinerary

8 days in Wuxi & Suzhou Itinerary

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8 days in Wuxi & Suzhou Itinerary

Singapore
Fly:  14​h
Wuxi
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
Suzhou
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h
Singapore

2
days
Wuxi

Wuxi ©
An industrial hot spot, Wuxi boasts a longstanding heritage, bustling economy, and picturesque natural landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Vatican Palace Sacred Site and then explore the activities along Tai Hu Lake. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Shuihu Town, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Jichang Garden, then steep yourself in history at Former Residence of Xue Fucheng, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Nanchan Temple of Wuxi.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Wuxi trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Wuxi is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get colder in Wuxi: highs are around 11°C and lows about 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Suzhou.

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Nanchan Temple of Wuxi ©
Nanchan Temple of Wuxi
Tai Hu Lake ©
Tai Hu Lake
Vatican Palace Sacred Site ©
Vatican Palace Sacred Site

4
days
Suzhou

Suzhou ©
One of the oldest settlements in the Yangtze basin, Suzhou remains a complex, labyrinthine set of old canal districts, World Heritage gardens, and sprawling modern developments.
Step off the beaten path and head to Guan Qian Shopping Street and Jinji Lake. Humble Administrator's Garden and Hanshan Temple will appeal to history buffs. When in Suzhou, make a side trip to see Zhouzhuang Water Town in Kunshan, approximately 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Suzhou Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Landscape Architecture, take in panoramic vistas at Ruiguang Tower, and explore the activities along Suzhou Ancient Grand Canal.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Suzhou trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Wuxi to Suzhou in an hour. Other options are to do a combination of subway and train; or do a combination of subway and bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Suzhou

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Humble Administrator's Garden ©
Humble Administrator's Garden
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Hanshan Temple
Tongli Town ©
Tongli Town

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