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Shanghai Essentials Tour
Shanghai Museum, Shanghai Bund, Yuyuan Garden, Xintiandi
Code: SH-G02
Tour Type: Group Tour
This is a small group tour with fixed itinerary and guaranteed departures. You'll travel with other like-minded people.
Group Size: Max.7 Travelers
Duration: 1 Day
Departure: Daily
Vehicle: Air-conditioned vehicle with licensed driver
Guide Service and Language: Professional English-speaking guide
USD 109 Book Now
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Immerse yourself in the modern atmosphere of Shanghai on this full-day group tour to experience the highlights of the big city. Accompanied by your knowledgeable English-speaking guide, stroll around the Bund, the busy Nanjing Road, and explore the ancient Yuyuan Garden and Chenghuang Miao bazaars, etc.

Tour Highlights

  • Save your time by our COURTESY individual hotel transfer service
  • Our courtesy "point to point" transfer service will pick you up from your hotel (inner city hotels) directly to the meeting point. Rather than spending 1-2 hours sitting in the coach from hotel to hotel to pick up other guests, you will have more time spend at the attractions.
  • Save your money by our "No Shopping Stops and Factory Stores" policy
  • We don't arrange any shopping stops or factory stores visits in the itinerary. You will save money and have more time to fully enjoy your tour.

Detail Itinerary

In the morning, you will be picked up and transferred to the meeting point. Then start your tour of Shanghai with a knowledgeable and experienced tour guide to visit Shanghai Museum. Walk through the exhibition halls while listening to your guide about stories behind every relic you see in the glass cases will enhance your understanding of Chinese history.

Shanghai Museum

Afterwards take a walk at The Bund, the most prestigious landmark and best-preserved demonstration to the glamour of old Shanghai, and Nanjing Road, the busiest shopping area in this metropolis or even across the whole China.

the bound

Then continue your exploration by paying a visit to Yuyuan Garden, where you can marvel at the beautiful view of the traditional Chinese garden and appreciate the constructional style in the yards, corridors and different halls. And next, enjoy a local experience by strolling around the nearby Chenghuang Miao Bazaars, where you can try to act like locals to bargain a little with the shop owners to get some fun and cute local crafts.

yuyuan garden

Drive to New Spot (XinTianDi), a new popular business area in Shanghai where you will be able to see the old traditional Shanghai buildings with modern insides.

Your small group day tour finishes around 5pm and you will be transferred back to your hotel.

Tour Price

Adults (age≥12) Children (age 2-11) Infants (age<2)
USD 109 USD 89 FREE
Note: Reservation should be made 48 hrs before the tour departure.

Price Inclusions

• Entrance fees specified in the itinerary

• Activities specified in the itinerary

• Ground transportation with Air-conditioned vehicle and licensed driver Professional English speaking guide

• Hotel pick-up & drop off

Price Exclusions

• Flights/trains to/from Shanghai

• Hotel accommodation

• China visa fees

• Gratuities to guides & drivers and any expense of personal nature

• Meals:Lunches are excluded for your freedom to choose cuisines while guides will give recommendations and guide you there. Dinners are left to your own arrangement.

• Travel insurance

Cancellation Policy for Day Tours

Any cancellation by you should be initiated by email to tours@chinatours.com.
All cancellations will be subject to the following cancellation charges from the date the written cancellation is received:

• More than 7 days prior to departure date: no penalty will be deducted.

• 4-7 days prior to departure date: deduct 50% of the full payment.

• No more than 3 days prior to departure date: deduct 100% of the full payment.

• While the tour is in progress, any programs missed because of individual behaviors such as early departure, late arrival or attractions cancellation cannot be refunded.

Why Travel with Us

  • We promise no shopping stops on every tour!
  • Different from most tour operators, ChinaTours.com is one of the few that provide real tours with no shopping stops. We 100% guarantee that there is no time and money wasted at any prearranged mandatory shopping stops or factory stores for overpriced goods. You can fully enjoy your trip by seeing more and experience more of China.
  • We are a China-based local travel agent!
  • By directly monitoring local guides, drivers, operators and their service, we are fast to respond and handle all unforeseen circumstances.
  • We directly make purchases with hotels, airlines and other suppliers, rather than going through a third party seller, thus offer unbeatable price for our clients.
  • Based in China, we have first-hand expert knowledge about tourism in China, including attractions, restaurants, hotels, itinerary arrangements, etc., all of which are inspected in person beforehand to ensure travellers enjoy the best service and travel experience.
  • Expertly-trained local guides with real insight into China!
  • Our local tour guides are well trained from the very beginning by ChinaTours.com and proudly stand out at the best in the local.
  • With solid experience in tailoring tours to western travellers, our specialists know exactly the key to making a perfect trip, and are ready to adapt before or on the tour to make the most of your experience.
  • Air-conditioned vehicles/professional drivers escort you all the way!
  • All transfer vehicles are air-conditioned, expertly maintained and spacious with enough legroom and luggage space to offer the ultimate comfort and luxury.
  • Native expert drivers with years of excellent driving records are highly flexible when encountering rush hours or bad road conditions, and help avoid hours of wasted time in the road without compromising the safety of every tourists.
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  • Safe and secured payment method is guaranteed!
  • Payment is only made after customers confirm the scheduled tour. And they pay through third-party platform – Paypal, the best way to stay safe when paying online.

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Shanghai Essentials Tour
  • Shanghai Museum, Shanghai Bund, Yuyuan Garden, Xintiandi
  • Code: SH-G02
  • Tour Type: Group Tour
  • Group Size: Max.7 Travelers
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Departure: Daily
  • Vehicle: Air-conditioned vehicle with licensed driver
  • Guide Service and Language: Professional English-speaking guide
USD 109
Book Now
Itinerary Breakdown

Detail Itinerary

In the morning, you will be picked up and transferred to the meeting point. Then start your tour of Shanghai with a knowledgeable and experienced tour guide to visit Shanghai Museum. Walk through the exhibition halls while listening to your guide about stories behind every relic you see in the glass cases will enhance your understanding of Chinese history.

Shanghai Museum

Afterwards take a walk at The Bund, the most prestigious landmark and best-preserved demonstration to the glamour of old Shanghai, and Nanjing Road, the busiest shopping area in this metropolis or even across the whole China.

the bound

Then continue your exploration by paying a visit to Yuyuan Garden, where you can marvel at the beautiful view of the traditional Chinese garden and appreciate the constructional style in the yards, corridors and different halls. And next, enjoy a local experience by strolling around the nearby Chenghuang Miao Bazaars, where you can try to act like locals to bargain a little with the shop owners to get some fun and cute local crafts.

yuyuan garden

Drive to New Spot (XinTianDi), a new popular business area in Shanghai where you will be able to see the old traditional Shanghai buildings with modern insides.

Your small group day tour finishes around 5pm and you will be transferred back to your hotel.

Tour Highlights
Inclusions
Exclusions
Cancellation
Dates & Prices (USD/PP)
Adults (age≥12) Children (age 2-11) Infants (age<2)
USD 109 USD 89 FREE
Note: Reservation should be made 48 hrs before the tour departure.