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Shantang Street
Top 10 in Can't Miss Attractions

4.5/5
3,753 Reviews
Featured Neighborhood
Liked by 96
Closing in 12 mins Open from 1/1-12/31,8:00am-9:00pm
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 2-4 hours
Address: No. 218 Guangji Road, Gusu District, Suzhou City
Phone: 0512-65314467 0512-67236980

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great walk with nice shops selling local products fascinating to see people living in very old houses

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Introduction

Shantang Ancient Street is an ancient commercial street along the Shantang River in Northwest Suzhou. It boasts 1000 years of history and was built by the Tang Dynasty poet Bai Juyi when he was a government official in Suzhou. Today, at the southern end of the street, there is a temple built to commemorate him. Ancient bridges span across the river canals, and both sides of the canals are lined with old houses and traditional shops. In the evening, the red lanterns lining the street are reflected in the river, creating a picturesque scenery. You can take a boat ride for a fee, or find a tea house to drink tea and listen to traditional Suzhou Pingtan.
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