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Private Flexible Nanjing City Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train

Group tours can often be rigid and impersonal experiences. Enjoy a more personalized experience with this private tour of Nanjing. Travel from Shanghai by bullet train and let your guide know your personal preferences for the day. Explore such landmarks as the Confucius Temple and Heaven Palace, and enjoy an included lunch.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Duration: 10 hours
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US$148.00
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Private Trip to Hangzhou from Shanghai by Bullet Train

The dream-like beauty of West Lake led to Hangzhou's nickname as the "Heavenly City." Tour Hangzhou's top attractions, including the West Lake area and the Meijiawu Tea Farm, alongside a private guide on this day trip from Shanghai, which includes transportation and optional tour upgrades for lunch and entrance fees.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Duration: 12 hours
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US$95.00
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One-Day Suzhou and Tongli Tour from Shanghai

Trade the neon bustle of Shanghai for a day spent exploring the region’s historical water towns on this enchanting, private tour. Travel in the comfort of a private vehicle, and head first to the UNESCO-listed Humble Administrator’s Garden. Next, go for a rickshaw tour of Suzhou’s pretty Pingjiang Road before heading to a local dumpling restaurant for lunch. In the afternoon, transfer to the Tongli Water Town to discover evocative canals, centuries-old buildings, and the UNESCO-listed Retreat & Reflection Garden.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$104.00
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Day Tour of Picturesque Hangzhou

Tour the scenic cultural highlights of Hangzhou on a full-day coach tour, including hotel pickup and drop-off. You'll take a 1-hour boat ride on West Lake and visit Lingyin Temple, a Meijiawu tea plantation, and Six Harmonies Pagoda (Liuhe Pagoda). Learn about Chinese history and architecture while you explore each landmark.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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2-Day Private Trip to Huangshan and Hongcun from Shanghai with Accommodation

Once you’ve admired modern sights in cutting-edge Shanghai and are ready for a glimpse of the Chinese countryside, head to Huangshan and Hongcun on this scenic overnight tour.  Flight and high-speed train tickets are included, plus four-star accommodation and tasty meals. You’ll admire some of the country’s most stunning natural scenery, with sunrise walks through canyons and pine forests—plus an 800-year-old village.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Duration: 2 days
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US$530.00
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3-Hour Private Tour to Jewish Ghetto and Shanghai Bund

Immerse yourself in Shanghai’s little-known Jewish districts—known as “Little Vienna”— on this specialty-themed private tour. Highlights include collections of photographs, films, and personal items at the Jewish Refugees Museum, the old stone houses and winding back alleys that once housed a thriving Jewish immigrant population, and British-Jewish art-deco heritage along the Bund waterfront.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Half-Day Shanghai Jewish Cultural Private Tour

Discover a lesser-known side of Shanghai’s history on a half-day tour of the Shanghai Jewish Ghetto, located in the Hongkou District. From the 1920s to the 1940s, many Jewish refugees immigrated to Shanghai to escape repression in Russia and Europe. See important sites from that era including the Jewish Refugees Museum (formerly Ohel Moishe Synagogue), Huoshan Park and Xiahai Temple. Learn from your informative guide about the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, hear about modern day life in the historic neighborhood and meet local residents on this fascinating tour.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Tour of Jewish Shanghai led by a Jewish History Expert

Discover the Jewish history of Shanghai on a half-day tour with an expert guide. Hear about Jewish immigration to Shanghai and visit important sites around the Hongkou district, also known as Shanghai Ghetto, where thousands of Jewish refugees lived during World War II. Stop at the memorial plaque in Huoshan Park and the Jewish Refugees Museum — formerly Ohel Moishe Synagogue. Your guide shares fascinating stories about the people whose lives intersected in Shanghai, including a Baghdadi–Jewish real estate developer, Chinese migrant workers and Jewish refugees from war-torn Europe.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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US$73.00
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Zhujiajiao Water Town Half Day Private Tour with Boat Ride

Private transfer and tour guide.Zhujiajiao Ancient Town, it has a history of 1,700 years and is the best-preserved among the four ancient towns in Shanghai.Visitng "Ke Zhi Garden",the largest manorial garden in Zhujiajiao. Walking along North Street - Ancient Street,it is an ancient street filled with representative ancient buildings from the Ming and Qing Dynasties.Tourists will see many different shapes of bridges.The largest one is Fangsheng Bridge built in 1571.Finally,tourists will take a canal ride on a Chinese gondola
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Half-Day Tour: Zhujiajiao Water Village with Boat Ride

Located on the outskirts of Shanghai, Zhujiajiao—nicknamed “Pearl Stream”—is one of China’s best-preserved water towns. Explore the picturesque setting on a guided half-day trip, which includes a scenic boat cruise down the famous canals. You’ll also get a chance to admire 500-year-old heritage buildings and test out your bargaining skills in local boutiques.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Walking Tour in the Former French Concession

Stroll through the Shangai's trendy French Concession neighborhood with a private guide on this walking tour. Follow your guide's lead to unearth hidden courtyards, Art Deco buildings, and typical Shanghai street scenes. Highlights include the Lanxin Theater, the Cathay Mansion, the former residence of Dr. Sun-Yat Sen, Fuxing Park, and others. Choice of departure times to fit your schedule.
  • Duration: 180 to 210 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 180 to 210 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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A full-day bike tour of Shanghai local lifestyles featuring traditional markets

This tour takes you off the well-trodden path to discover part of the local life of Shanghai. The tour stops by the famous Sun Yat-sen's Former Residence, the large local food and produce market, the Sinan Mansion Complex and the Yu Garden. Along the way, you will get to see Tai Chi performances and learn how to make traditional dumplings. A local style lunch is also included.1. All admission fees included2. Private professional guide included for the entire duration3. Free hotel pickup and drop-off included4. Flexible starting and ending time (Suggested 9:00am to 6:00pm)
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Zhouzhuang Water Village All Inclusive Full Day Tour from Shanghai

1.It is a private tour:private guide and transfer for a more personalized experience.2.No-worry tour:No complicated meeting points-your guide will pick up and drop off you at hotel.3.All Inclusive tour including lunch-Chinese Food and the Boat Ride.4.Visiting ‘No.1 water town in China’-Zhouzhuang Water Village and 2 most famous view spot:Shen’s house and Zhang’s House
  • Duration: 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$70.00
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Private Colonial Walking Tour: Shanghai French Concession

Return to the opulent age of French colonial China on an intriguing 2-hour private walking tour through the Shanghai French Concession. Led by an expert historian guide, weave your way around significant sites on which the First Conference of the Communist Party took place and marvel at charming apartments and grand villas. Meander through narrow walkways and discover secretive spots that still retain some enigmatic French charm. Receive personalized attention from your guide, this is a private tour just for you and your party.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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2 Hours Private Walking Tour in Former Jewish Ghetto

Immerse yourself in the Jewish history of Shanghai. This personalized 2 hour tour shows what life was like for Shanghai’s early 20th century Jewish community, taking guests through the former Jewish Ghetto, Jewish Refugee Museum, and Ohel Moshe Synagogue. Your guide provides an informative narrative of this fascinating period of history.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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4-Hour Shanghai Jewish History and China Art Museum Private Tour

Discover Shanghai’s Jewish history and heritage on this 4-hour prviate tour. Explore the former Jewish Ghetto in Shanghai’s Hongkou district, visit landmarks such as Ohel Moishe Synagogue and Sassoon House, and see the famous painting ‘Along the River During the Qingming Festival’ at the China Art Museum.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Master of Nets Garden Evening Tour with Traditional Musics

Experience an evening of traditional music in a stunning setting: the Master of Nets, one of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Classical Gardens of Suzhou. Enjoy the gorgeous gardens and live musical performances that highlight the vibrant culture of the Yangtze River Delta.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Experience Shanghai: Private Tea Ceremony Tour

Enjoy an authentic cultural experience during a private tea ceremony in Shanghai. Alongside a respected master of tea, succumb to serenity as you relax with melodious music, fragrant incense and soothing tea made from rare tealeaves. Learn about the cultural significance of the beverage with your English-speaking guide and educate your palate to the delicate and distinctive flavors of different tea types. Sample varieties of black, oolong, Pu-erh and green tea then perform the tea ritual to cement your newly acquired skills.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Small Group 2.5-Hour Walking Tour - Spots Hiding Behind the Shanghai Bund

Most travelers to Shanghai miss Waitanyuan, a lovey district known for its British influenced architecture, tucked into the north end of the Bund. On this small-group walking tour to several of the neighborhood's hidden gems, get a firsthand look at how the modern age started in Shanghai. As you explore, learn about the history of Shanghai's development, and hear about the city's culture from your local guides.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Hidden and Historical Suzhou Exploration from Shanghai

As a city nearby modern Shanghai but with a history of 2000 years, Suzhou has become more and more popular for visitors from all over the world. This tour is not only designed for you to catch the top highlights of Suzhou but allow you to slow down your pace, walk into the deep alley to see the real life of local people. You will visit a classical garden, ancient alleys along the canals, the Buddhist pagoda over 1000 years old and take a boat ride to see the oldest part of Suzhou from the water as well. Your knowledgeable local guide will explain you all the stories behind it and still find the best way to avoid the crowds. If you have some special tour requests, please feel free to suggest at the time of booking.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Duration: 8 hours
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3-hour Ramble Around Former French Concession, Shanghai

If you want to find the charm of old Shanghai and discover the special aspect of the City ,please come and join us to have a walking tour in Fomer French Concession.Shanghai French Concession used to be the foreign concession of France in Shanghai, and now is a district in the city. It covers the center of the city, south and west of urban Shanghai, and its central Huaihai Road is a busy shopping street. Its tree-lined avenues and their many Tudor mansions still retain an air of the "Paris of the East".The tourist attractions in the area include the Xintiandi, Old French Concession Streets, Sun Yat-Sen's Former Residence, Zhou Enlai's Residence, and Fuxing Park. The featured roads and areas are the Fuxing Road, Sian Road with Bar and Club . It is a great place to learn the history and unique beauty of the city and to escape from the bustling city for a while.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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3-hour Walking Tour to Discover Art Deco of Shanghai 1930s

During the walk, we will discuss the history of Shanghai in the concession era and the impact to modern Shanghai. You will know why Art Deco was so popular in Shanghai in the 1930s and how to distinguish an Art Deco building.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$39.00
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Suzhou & Zhouzhuang Water Village Full Day Coach Tour from Shanghai

Spend the day exploring beyond Shanghai’s city limits—and discover two of the region’s most beautiful destinations—on this full-day tour of Suzhou and the Zhouzhuang Water Town. Following pickup from one of several central locations, travel via comfortable, air-conditioned coach to Suzhou, where you’ll visit the UNESCO-listed Master of Nets Garden, will see the Grand Canal, and more. Then, transfer to the Zhouzhuang Water Town, where you’ll explore the centuries-old buildings and waterways by boat.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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【Shanghai•City Walk】Shanghai half-day city tour

The private English speaking tour guide will show you around famous attractions and tell you the history and story of Shanghai.The best tour to experience the past of Shanghai. Many Shanghai classic attractions are included. The private English speaking tour guide will show you around and tell you the history and story of Shanghai.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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