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City break in Suzhou. Active leisure ideas for Suzhou - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Walking through picturesque gardens is hardly the only entertainment available to Suzhou guests. You can have fun as a whole family in Suzhou Amusement park. It occupies a vast area and is famous for its diversity of rides. The park has a quiet pond with a sandy beach and an artificial waterfall, there is a landscaped area with chic fountains, a cable car and an indoor pavilion with rides for the youngest visitors. Fans of extreme entertainment will be pleased with a decent choice of steep slides and other attractions giving a crazy adrenaline rush.
Suzhou is often called the "Venice of the East" because of the abundance of river channels piercing the city. The first mention of the city dates back to the early 6th century BC. Suzhou … Open
Travelers for whom the exciting entertainment presented in the park is not enough should think about visiting Giant Wheel Park. Its main symbol is a huge Ferris wheel offering a gorgeous panorama of the city. In addition, the park has a spectacular ride that looks a bit like a roller coaster, as well as very beautiful recreation areas. Candy Land amusement park is aimed at the youngest travelers. Having a bright and quite original design, the picturesque park is sure to please both small guests and their parents.
An equally important feature of Suzhou is the variety of shops and markets, a walk along which promises to be no less exciting. Weitang Chinese Pearl and Gem City indoor market is characterized by favorable prices and a wide range of products. Here, visitors can buy stylish clothes and shoes, great gifts for loved ones, quality jewelry, and perfumes. Round Times Square stands out among numerous shopping malls. In addition to a huge selection of shopping pavilions, it is ready to offer visitors cozy cafes with outdoor terraces. Green Ridge Plaza is the best place to buy jewelry and fashionable clothes. It houses some of the best national restaurants in the city, as well as a small stage, on which interesting entertaining events are regularly held. Copyright
Picturesque gardens, national-style pagodas and temples, interesting museums and cultural establishments are the main sights of present Suzhou. The ancient Guanqian Street is one of the most … Open
One of the most beautiful and modern shopping centers of Suzhou is Impression City Shopping Center. On three floors of the shopping mall, you will find hundreds of attractive clothing stores; the center is also characterized by its impressive scale and attractive design. On the ground floor, there is a beautiful seating area for guests with soft furniture and exotic plants. Kung Fu Mud specialized shop es extremely popular among international tourists. It offers customers a wide range of ceramic and clay products. In the shop, you can buy vases and beautiful handmade utensils, as well as accessories and other original national-style souvenirs. Kung Fu Mud operates its own workshop, so customers have the opportunity to order products on an individual sketch.
A very attractive and interesting place to rest Momi's Cafe. It is a single complex with a famous bookstore and a great souvenir shop. Among regular customers of this unusual establishment are both book lovers and coffee connoisseurs. Coffee is brewed in a variety of ways. Visitors are offered a decent selection of author's desserts as complements to the fragrant drinks. Although Suzhou cannot boast of noisy nightlife and numerous bars, its central streets accommodate many attractive places for spending lovely evenings.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Suzhou and surroundings

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Amusement parks near Suzhou
♥   Amusement park 'Suzhou Amusement Land' Suzhou, 3.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'American Dream Park' Shanghai, 61.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Jinjiang Action Park' Shanghai, 80.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Shanghai Disneyland Park' Shanghai, 103.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Future World' Hangzhou, 135.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Tiger Hill Pagoda

From the series “Falling towers and buildings”
The ancient pagoda looks like the famous leaning tower of Pisa to many travelers. It began to deviate from the vertical axis more than 400 years ago. The deviation is 2.5 meters at present. Hundreds of tourists from all over the world come to admire the leaning pagoda every day. Tiger Hill is considered a very quiet place despite the huge number of visitors. It is ideal for relaxing away from the city bustle. Its park is huge. Therefore, it will not be difficult to find a place for a relaxing holiday. … Read further

Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge

From the series “The Longest Bridges in the World”
The construction of the bridge started in 2008. The project took only two years. The bridge was already fully operational in 2010 and its official opening took place in June 2011. The grandiose project cost more than 10 billion US dollars. During the bridge construction, over 500,000 tonnes of steel and more than 2.5 million cubic meters of concrete were used. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Suzhou - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Suzhou - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Suzhou?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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