Shanghai, China
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clock-o8 hours (Approx.)
TransportHotel pickup offered
ticket-oMobile ticket
commentOffered in: English


Spend your day exploring one of China’s biggest cities with a private guide to steer you in the right direction on this private, 8-hour tour of Shanghai. Cover more ground in a shorter time with someone who knows the best ways to maneuver around the crowded city streets, and choose to travel by public transport (own expense) or by the comfort of a private vehicle. Pop by Jade Buddha Temple, Confucius Temple, the Bund, Riverside Promenade (Binjiang Da Dao) and People’s Park, as well as the famous shop-lined Nanjing Road and the city’s Flower and Bird Market.
  • Private, 8-hour tour of Shanghai
  • Customize your own itinerary to fit your preferences
  • Choose to get around by public transport (own expense) or private car
  • See Jade Buddha Temple, Confucius Temple, and People’s Park
  • Stop for a traditional Chinese lunch (own expense)
  • Pick your group size from one to 10 (or more) people
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off are included
No matter which tour option you chose, your private full-day tour of Shanghai starts with your guide meeting you and your group at your city hotel. Because this is a private tour, you can choose your departure time, but a 9:30am departure time is recommended to beat the rush-hour traffic and to fit the most spots into your 8-hour timeslot.
If you chose public transport, your group will travel by metro or taxi for the day at your own expense, and if you’ve chosen to travel by private vehicle, your expenses are included. Please note public transport is only an option if your group has four or less people in it.
Your tour starts at People’s Park, which is home to a large pond, the Shanghai Art Museum, and the Shanghai Marriage Market. After some strolling and people watching at the park, move on to the Flower and Bird Market where you might get the chance to see a 100-year-old turtle or fighting crickets.
Your guide then takes you over to Jade Buddha Temple to see the famous Buddha. Make a stop for lunch at a local restaurant (own expense) before going to Old Town to catch sight of Confucius Temple.
The last portion of your day is spent at Nanjing Road and the Bund (or Riverside Promenade) waterfront area. Explore shops and take in awesome views of the city. If there’s time you can request another stop; otherwise your guide takes you back to your hotel. If your tour starts at 9:30am, then you can count on it ending at about 5:30pm.


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, Sep 2017

The tour girl was great Pusha she took us to beautiful places, understood exactly our needs and interests. knew more than basic information about the culture and history.
We enjoyed very much and highly recommending to take her.

Sarit and Galit the sisters From Isreal and Australia

, Sep 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed this day tour of Shanghai. Monica was an excellent guide, attentive and knowledgeable. Loved that we saw locals in the parks enjoying dancing together, singing and playing cards. Enjoyed the museum and wandering around the French Concession. Lunch was good as well. The Bund was interesting and the night trip down the River with the city lights was fabulous. Thanks to Monica for a great day. Lynn

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