This is a sample tour itinerary and can be customized according to your time schedule and preferences.
Tour Type: Private (No strangers join in.)
Sites to see: The Bund, Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Museum, or any 3 combination of the following sites: French Concession, Xintiandi, Propaganda Poster Art Center, Shanghai 1933, Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum, Jade Buddha Temple, Longhua Temple, City God Temple
Your private guide and driver will pick you at your hotel lobby to start your tour. Pay a visit to the Bund and feel the contrast of a modern Shanghai and colonial Shanghai. Then visit the famous Yuyuan Garden, one of the best known traditional Chinese gardens in China. After lunch at a local restaurant (your guide will give recommendations according to your preference and location), get an indepth history of the city at Shanghai Museum. Our last stop will be enjoying a birdview of this fast expanding metropolis at one of the highest buildings at Lujiazui. Tour ends with a private transfer back to your hotel.
* We also suggest the following tour attractions which can replace any other attractions listed in the sample tour itinerary. The order of visiting might be adjusted depending on your hotel location and your preferences.
French Concession – experiencing the local’s morning activities in the park, strolling around villa and mansion area
Xintiandi – renovated old Shanghai residential houses known as Shikumen, stone framed house. Now an area with very nice pubs and restaurants
Propaganda Poster Art Center – displays a lot of posters from the Cultural Revolution era reflecting the history of that period
Shanghai 1933 – a former slaughterhouse known for its unique architecture
Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum – displays the Jewish refugees’ life in Shanghai in 1930s, including one of the only two synagogues in Shanghai
Jade Buddha Temple – a Chinese Buddhist temple hosting two jade Buddha statues from Burma with other cultural relics
Longhua Temple – a temple with the longest history in Shanghai
City God Temple – a Taoist temple used to be the worship place of the god guarding the city
Price Per Person
Book this tour with US$50.00 deposit
- an air-conditioned car/van for the group
- professional English-speaking tour guide
- bottled water during the tour.
- Free hotel transfers
- Entrance tickets