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Private Tour: Yuyuan Garden, Chenghuangmiao Temple and Taobao City Market

Private Tour: Yuyuan Garden, Chenghuangmiao Temple and Taobao City Market - Shanghai, China
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Duration: 9 hours
Location: Shanghai, China

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$68.00

Get a taste of traditional Shanghai on this private guided tour. On this full-day sightseeing tour, visit Yuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Chenghuangmiao Temple and Taobao City Market ... More info ›

Get a taste of traditional Shanghai on this private guided tour. On this full-day sightseeing tour, visit Yuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Chenghuangmiao Temple and Taobao City Market. Discover the beauty and richness of China’s history and culture as you explore these landmarks that capture the essence of classical China.

Begin your tour at Yuyuan Garden, built during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644 AD). Enjoy a respite from bustling city life as you stroll through the garden, admiring the pavilions, ponds and dragon-lined walls. Yuyuan Garden translates to the ‘Garden of Contentment’ in English, and you will experience tranquility as you explore this 400-year-old classical Chinese garden. Inside of Yuyuan Garden, you will see Huxinting Teahouse, the oldest tea house in Shanghai.

Visit the Jade Buddha Temple to see the intricately carved jade Buddhas and ancient paintings. The temple was built in the architectural style of the Song Dynasty (960-1279 AD), characterized by symmetrical halls and courtyards, upturned eaves, and clay-tiled roofs. Enjoy lunch at a local Chinese restaurant.

Next, stop by the Chenghuangmiao Temple – the ‘Temple of the Town Deity.’ Back in ancient China, every city had its own temple to worship its local deity, who was believed to protect the townspeople. Today, the temple’s main courtyard is filled with local people worshiping the statues of a local military hero and the town god.

Finish your day shopping for mementos, vintage trinkets and gifts at Taobao City Market. Keep your eyes out for revolution-era porcelain statues, Chinese dishes, vases and old cameras. With 125 stalls to browse, the market offers a not-to-be-missed experience.

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Private Custom Tour: Shanghai in One Day

Private Custom Tour: Shanghai in One Day - Shanghai, China
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Duration: 8 hours
Location: Shanghai, China

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$22.00

During your time in Shanghai, design your own itinerary to experience all of Shanghai, according to your own interests. Your local guide will take you to all of the sights you want to see on this private tour ... More info ›

During your time in Shanghai, design your own itinerary to experience all of Shanghai, according to your own interests. Your local guide will take you to all of the sights you want to see on this private tour. Customize your Shanghai experience and choose from shopping, visiting historical landmarks or exploring the city’s architecture.

With so much to see in Shanghai and so little time, create your own personalized itinerary and a professional guide will lead you to the sights you want to see! If you want to visit the Shanghai Museum and view its collection of Chinese paintings and calligraphy, your guide can arrange it and provide expert commentary. If you’d like to walk along the Bund and enjoy a dinner cruise on the Huangpu River, your guide can fulfill your request.

Another popular request is shopping tours. If you choose this option, your personal guide will take you to the best markets and help you bargain for the best deals on clothing, electronics, jewelry, pearls or handcrafts.

If you’re looking for a customized food tour, your guide can help you try the different Chinese cuisines, including Hong Kong dim sum, Shanghai soup dumplings and spicy Sichuan hot pot.

This tour provides you with an English-speaking guide for eight hours. After your booking, please submit your desired activities and sightseeing attractions at time of reconfirmation of tour.

Please note:This tour provides you with an English-speaking professional guide. You will be responsible for additional charges during the day such as taxis, bus fares, subway tickets, admission fees and food.

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Private Tour: Zhujiajiao, Oriental Pearl Tower and Shanghai History Museum

Private Tour: Zhujiajiao, Oriental Pearl Tower and Shanghai History Museum  - Shanghai, China
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Duration: 8 hours
Location: Shanghai, China

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$114.99

On this private guided tour of Shanghai, explore the quaint river town of Zhujiajiao and its historical streets and bridges. Return to the city to visit the iconic Oriental Pearl Tower over the Huangpu River ... More info ›

On this private guided tour of Shanghai, explore the quaint river town of Zhujiajiao and its historical streets and bridges. Return to the city to visit the iconic Oriental Pearl Tower over the Huangpu River. Then visit the Shanghai History Museum to view the creative displays and exhibits about Shanghai’s past.

From Shanghai, your guide will drive you to Zhujiajiao, an ancient water village on the outskirts of the city. Zhujiajiao’s settlement dates back 1,700 years, when it was an important trading town for rice and cloth.

Stroll down the streets and admire architecture from the Ming and Qing dynasties; then walk across some of the 36 stone bridges that emphasize Zhujiajiao’s traditional style. Wander past the quaint shops in the center of town, and relax by the river under beautiful willow trees. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before heading back to Shanghai.

Your guide will drive you to the Oriental Pearl Tower, a television tower in Shanghai located in the Pudong district, next to the Huangpu River. The Oriental Pearl Tower features 11 spheres of different sizes, with the two largest spheres resembling pink and silver rubies. The tower’s design gives an impression of pearls of various sizes dropping onto an emerald plate. Ascend to one of the tower’s 15 observatory levels for spectacular views of the city.

Finally, finish your day at the Shanghai History Museum, located in the basement of the Oriental Pearl Tower. The exhibits and artifacts trace the history of old Shanghai, with an emphasis on the time period from 1860 to 1949. Exhibits include models of Shanghai’s famous buildings, a vehicle collection with trolley cars and embroidery pieces.

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Private Tour: The Face of Modern Shanghai

Private Tour: The Face of Modern Shanghai - Shanghai, China
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Duration: 9 hours
Location: Shanghai, China

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$142.00

Discover the modern developments of China’s most cosmopolitan city with a private guide on this full-day private tour. Learn about the past, present and future of Shanghai at the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center ... More info ›

Discover the modern developments of China’s most cosmopolitan city with a private guide on this full-day private tour. Learn about the past, present and future of Shanghai at the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center. Take the Shanghai Maglev Train, which travels an average distance of 155 mph (250 kph). Explore Shanghai Expo 2010 park.

Your full-day private tour of modern Shanghai begins at the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center. The museum traces Shanghai’s evolution with exhibitions on Shanghai’s history and models of planned and recent developments. See photographs of old and contemporary Shanghai and a 3-D model of what urban Shanghai will look like in 2020.

Then, jump on the Shanghai Magnetic Levitation (Maglev) Train, which makes the 19-mile (32-km) trip between downtown Shanghai and Pudong Airport (PVG) in only eight minutes. Arrive at the Pudong New Area and visit Shanghai’s financial district. Afterwards, visit the former site of the Shanghai Expo 2010, which is now a park where you will explore and learn more about China and its culture.

Enjoy a Chinese lunch at a local restaurant, and then take a five-minute underground journey in the Bund Sightseeing Tunnel to reach the 100th floor (the highest occupied floor) of the Shanghai World Financial Center. At 1,555 feet (474 meters) high, the floor offers a panoramic view of modern Shanghai.

Finish your tour of by driving through the Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone, a major financial hub in Shanghai. Pass by the Oriental Pearl Tower and the Jin Mao Building.

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Half Day Private Tour: Zhujiajiao Ancient Town from Shanghai

Half Day Private Tour: Zhujiajiao Ancient Town from Shanghai - Shanghai, China

Duration: 5 hours
Location: Shanghai, China

From USD
$65.00

Ancient town tour is the most popular choice for a side trip from Shanghai. Zhujiajiao is one of the most visited ancient towns ... More info ›

Ancient town tour is the most popular choice for a side trip from Shanghai. Zhujiajiao is one of the most visited ancient towns. This 5-hour Zhujiajiao Ancient Town tour from Shanghai is especially designed for tourists who are looking for a leisurely ancient town tour. Tourists could decide when to start/end the tour.

This half day tour will last 4-5 hours. And the hotel pickup time is flexible according to tourists’ requirement. Please just advise your preferred pickup time when booking the tour. And the suggested starting time is 09:00-13:00.

On the touring day, our guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel lobby in Shanghai city area. Then drive for about 50 minutes to Zhujiajiao Ancient Town. According to historical record, as early as in 1700 years ago during the Three Kingdoms Period, villages appeared in local area. In the Song and Yuan Dynasties, the village grew into a town and got the name “zhujiacun village”. The appearance of the town we see today was left from the Ming Dynasty. Nowadays the ancient town is best known for its bridges, old streets, and gardens built during the Ming and Qing Dynasties. The highlight things to see in the ancient town are: Fangsheng Bridge, Baoguo Temple, Town God’s Temple, and Zhuxi Garden.

After the tour, you will be escorted back to hotel.

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One Day Private Tour: Suzhou and Zhouzhuang from Shanghai

One Day Private Tour: Suzhou and Zhouzhuang from Shanghai - Shanghai, China

Duration: 9 to 10 hrs
Location: Shanghai, China

From USD
$95.00

There is a Chinese Saying "Just as there is paradise in heaven, there are Suzhou and Hangzhou on earth." Suzhou is one of the livable city in China due to its nice natural and cultural environment. And Zhouzhuang is one of the best known water towns nearby Shanghai ... More info ›

There is a Chinese Saying "Just as there is paradise in heaven, there are Suzhou and Hangzhou on earth." Suzhou is one of the livable city in China due to its nice natural and cultural environment. And Zhouzhuang is one of the best known water towns nearby Shanghai. This one day escorted tour will lead you to visit these two destinations.

At 09:00am our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel lobby in Shanghai city area. Then you will be driven to Suzhou, a city which is renowned for its elegant traditional Chinese style gardens, stone bridges, its network of rivers and canals. You will visit one of the most famous gardens built in the Ming Dynasty – the Net Master Garden. Then you will take an outer look to the Ancient City Wall, one of the few existed city walls built in feudal society in China.

After Chinese style lunch in a local restaurant, you will head to the ancient water town – Zhouzhuang, one of the most famous water towns in China. It is noted for its breathtaking natural beauty, the profound cultural background, the well preserved ancient residential houses, and the strong local colored traditions and customs. You can optionally take a boat cruise here. Today you will also pay a visit to Silk Culture Museum to learn about Chinese silk art and appreciate some silk products.

After the tour, you will be escorted back to hotel by 18:00.

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