General information about Suzhou
CountryChina
Region Jiangsu 04
Population5,345,961
Visitors/year2,500,000
Time ZoneAsia/Shanghai
Cost of living in Suzhou, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $147 $216
Food $122 $215
Transportation $18 $41
Communications and utilities $31 $40
Clothing $17 $67
Sports and leisure $16 $52
Accommodation in Suzhou, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$147
Shared room in city centre$215
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$162
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$361

Popular places and attractions of Suzhou

Pingjiang Historic Block (平江历史街区) Suzhou
Pingjiang Historic Block (平江历史街区)
Historic Site
9.0
Shantang Street (山塘街) Suzhou
Shantang Street (山塘街)
Historic Site
7.7
Xietang Laojie (斜塘老街) Suzhou
Xietang Laojie (斜塘老街)
Pedestrian Street/Plaza
7.8
Rating7.8 / 10 (12 reviews)
Details
Suzhou Culture and Arts Centre (苏州文化艺术中心) Suzhou
Suzhou Culture and Arts Centre (苏州文化艺术中心)
Cultural Center
7.3
Times Square (圆融时代广场) Suzhou
Times Square (圆融时代广场)
Pedestrian Street/Plaza
7.0
月光码头 Moon Harbour Suzhou
月光码头 Moon Harbour
Harbor / Marina
6.9
Beisi Pagoda (北寺塔) Suzhou
Beisi Pagoda (北寺塔)
Temple
7.2
木渎古镇 Mudu Ancient Town Suzhou
木渎古镇 Mudu Ancient Town
Historic Site
6.6
Rating6.6 / 10 (10 reviews)
Details
Guanqian Street (观前街) Suzhou
Guanqian Street (观前街)
Pedestrian Street/Plaza
6.5
Hanshan Temple (寒山寺) Suzhou
Hanshan Temple (寒山寺)
Temple
6.6
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Parks, gardens and green spaces in Suzhou

Humble Administrator's Garden (拙政园) Suzhou
Humble Administrator's Garden (拙政园)
Garden
8.5
Canglang Pavilion (沧浪亭) Suzhou
Canglang Pavilion (沧浪亭)
Historic Site
7.4
留园 Lingering Garden Suzhou
留园 Lingering Garden
Garden
8.1
Tiger Hill (虎丘) Suzhou
Tiger Hill (虎丘)
Historic Site
7.3
Lion Grove Garden (狮子林) Suzhou
Lion Grove Garden (狮子林)
Garden
7.8
Couple's Retreat Garden (耦园) Suzhou
Couple's Retreat Garden (耦园)
Historic Site
7.1
Panmen Gate (盘门) Suzhou
Panmen Gate (盘门)
Garden
7.6
Master of the Nets Garden (网师园 Master of the Nets Garden) Suzhou
Master of the Nets Garden (网师园 Master of the Nets Garden)
Garden
6.9
Garden of Cultivation (艺圃) Suzhou
Garden of Cultivation (艺圃)
Historic Site
8.1
苏州乐园 Suzhou Amusement Land Suzhou
苏州乐园 Suzhou Amusement Land
Theme Park
6.8
摩天轮乐园 Ferris Wheel Park Suzhou
摩天轮乐园 Ferris Wheel Park
Theme Park
5.8
金鸡湖 Jinji Lake Suzhou
金鸡湖 Jinji Lake
Lake
苏州公园 Suzhou Park Suzhou
苏州公园 Suzhou Park
Park
三清殿 Suzhou
三清殿
Other Outdoors
Rating0.0 / 10 ( reviews)
Details
三香公园 Sanxiang Park Suzhou
三香公园 Sanxiang Park
Park
苏迪糖果乐园 Soody Candyland Suzhou
苏迪糖果乐园 Soody Candyland
Theme Park
Hubin Avenue (湖滨大道) Suzhou
Hubin Avenue (湖滨大道)
Park
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Cost of living and prices in Suzhou

Restaurants

Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3.0 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 16.5 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 3.5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.4 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.3 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.2 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.8 USD

Markets

Food Water 1.5 liters 0.6 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.4 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.5 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.6 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 0.8 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.6 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 8.9 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 2.4 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 3.5 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 0.5 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.5 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 1.8 USD

Transportation

Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 17.7 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.2 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 3.8 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.8 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 15,343.7 USD

Entertainment

Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 23.6 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 5.9 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 4.1 USD

Goods

Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 45.2 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 27.5 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 55.0 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 47.2 USD

Accommodation

Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 361.2 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 162.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 653.9 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 446.5 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 48.1 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 11.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,260.5 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,458.5 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 665.9 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 4.1 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Suzhou

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Average high°C272216107813192428323120
Average temperature°C2318126459152024282816
Average low°C201482-015101520252412
Average precipitationMm.134605036416081981111641461281109
Relative humidity%81787674747676777881818078
Wind speedKm/h10999101011111010101010
Day LengthHours13121111111212121415141413

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