Discover the history and culture of Dinghai Island in this incredible one-day Zhoushan tour from cruise port. Follow your guide to Dinghai Island to admire the natural beauties of Huangsha Village, Lichen Village and Nandong Village with ancient architecture. Soak into and discover the Hemudu culture, a Neolithic culture that prospered in the area.

Tour Code:
Duration: 9 hours
Start/End: Zhoushan Port/ Zhoushan Port
Highlights: Huangsha Village, Lichen Village and Nandong Village, Ma’ao Hemudu Museum.
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Zhoushan Shore Excursions from cruise ship

  • Full Itinerary
  • Inclusion & Exclusion

Travel to Dinghai Island in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle from Zhoushan Port with your private guide and driver. Your tour then begins with the first visit to three villages: Huangsha Village, Lichen Village and Nandong Village on Dinghai Island. These villages are known for its rich verdant scenery and distinct granite peaks and the beloved landscape inspiring artists. Many houses and buildings adorned with painted scenes depicting local life are founded here.

Nandong VillageOther noteworthy sights to discover on this visit are the ancient Ming and Qing Dynasty streets; the local art center, where modern art meets ancient architecture, both infused with local characteristics; and the traditional fishing boats that have sustained the locals for generations.

Ming and Qing Dynasty streetsFollowing your 2-hour tour of the villages, the Dinghai shore excursion would not be complete without a visit to Ma’ao Hemudu Museum where you learn about the Hemudu culture, a Neolithic culture that flourished in the area. The site at Hemudu was discovered in 1973. Afterwards, we will drive back to the cruise port. Trip ends.

Pottery in Hemudu Site Museum casting beautiful shadows on walls

What’s included?

  • Round trip transfer from the ports from Zhoushan in private air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking guide
  • Chinese Dim Sum lunch at a local restaurant

What’s excluded?

  • Pre & After accommodation
  • Drink
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses