There's no better way to truly experience Shanghai than by metro. Learn more about this amazing city and just be prepared to forget about personal space for the day.
Get amazed by the contrasts of Shanghai
Taste the local's much-loved snack at Yu Garden
Privately guided by your favorite guide
Admire impressive buildings like Oriental Pearl Tower
Enjoy an experience full of Chinese elements including the Confucius Temple with tea ceremony
If you have very limited time in Shanghai, and want to go home with a great understanding of Shanghai, its people, history and culture, then this Shanghai one day tour is perfect for you! You will visit both the east and west sides of Shanghai and also discover Shanghai's fascinating mix of modern and classic characters.
Guide will meet you at your centrally located hotel
First, you will visit an iconic building in Shanghai and rise to the observation deck to have a panoramic birds eye view of the whole city. Choose between the historic Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Shanghai World Financial Center, JinMao Tower and the Shanghai Tower (the newest and highest building in China).
From here you will visit the Bund Area to see the 100-year old architecture and enjoy exciting views across the Huangpu River and riverside parks.
Next, you'll visit the Confucius Temple. It was built in 1291 and the only place to pay respects to Confucius in the city. From here, you will then go to a century-old local restaurant to have traditional steamed buns and local dishes based on your preferences.
In the afternoon, you'll visit Yuyuan Garden, a famous classical garden in southern China which is over 400 years old built in Ming Dynasty.
After Yuyuan Garden, you'll visit the surrounding areas, it is regarded as The Happy Shopping Kingdom for small items like inexpensive Chinese ornamental items. Where you can also find Chinese cultural souvenirs such as pearls, jade, and silk as well. You may still want to try a Chinese tea tasting.
To end of the day, you'll visit one more place of your choice - the Former Concession Area to enjoy the atmosphere of east meets west or one of the new popular places in Shanghai, Tianzifang, to completely give your tour a relaxing end.
Only for hotels located in downtown area, pick up does not include the hotel in the outskirts such as Jiading, Songjiang, Qingpu, Jinqiao, Chuansha in Pudong areas etc. If your hotel is not in the downtown your guide will give you the instruction to meet at the downtown point
Lunch –Typically 50RMB to 100RMB based on your taste
You can reschedule or cancel your trip at zero cost up to 48 hours before your travel date.
Cancellations received less than 48 hours prior to your travel date is not acceptable.
If you want to make any adjustments (e.g. travel date, number of participants, itinerary etc.) to your trip, feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The detailed information of your private guide and pickup time(usually at 9 a.m) will be informed to you by email at least 24 hours prior to your travel date.