5 suitable destinations for a self-drive trip around Jiangsu, Zhejiang, and Shanghai

5. There are several destinations around Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Shanghai, and the surrounding areas that are suitable for self-driving tours. There will always be one that can conquer your heart. For friends who enjoy self-driving, these pleasant and holiday-friendly destinations allow you to instantly isolate yourself from the noise and chaos.

One of the top four summer resorts in China, located in Deqing County, Zhejiang Province. It is known for its environment of bamboo, springs, clouds, tranquility, greenery, ice, and serenity, and is praised as the "cool world". The summer in Moganshan is unique, with mornings like spring and nights like autumn, and you don't need a fan during the day and don't have to leave the blanket at night. It gives a sense of "June is like a frosty day".
Strolling in the ancient town, experiencing the time and space depicted by Lu Xun. In the morning, you can go to the old teahouse, where locals drink tea and play cards in groups. Life is leisurely and comfortable. The straw hat and Shaoxing dialect will make you feel as if you are in the world of Lu Xun's "The True Story of Ah Q."
Lishui, Zhejiang, known as the "Ancient Canal Painting Village," has a poetic and picturesque name. The women washing clothes by the river and the girls standing at the bow of the boat are deeply integrated into this picture. The croaking of frogs, the sound of thunder and lightning... Summer is a restless season, but not here. It is peaceful and elegant, with green mountains and clear waters, fishing boats swaying, and old village alleys with a timeless charm.

Tonglu County

The majestic mountains, the imposing stones, the graceful waters, and the beautiful forests form the colorful scenery and poetic atmosphere of the Tonglu landscape. The grandma's house outside the Red Lanterns, near the magical Yao Lin, is nestled among green mountains and by clear waters, with blue bricks and black tiles, and flowing streams, exuding a strong rural charm.

Damingshan Scenic Area

If you long for the marvelous scenery of Huangshan but worry about the crowds, then why not go to Daming Mountain in Lin'an? Daming Mountain is located between Hangzhou and Huangshan, with tall peaks, deep valleys, and flowing streams. In summer, there is a cool breeze, making it an ideal place to escape the heat. At the foot of the mountain, there are steep cliffs and waterfalls, resembling the scenery of Jiuzhaigou. On the mountaintop, there are unique pine trees, peculiar rocks, and sea of clouds, resembling the scenery of Huangshan. It is like an ink-washed landscape in a Chinese painting, known as "Little Huangshan in Zhejiang".