Join this wonderful shore excursion from Shanghai port to see top city attractions plus beautiful Zhujiajiao water village. During this private 7-hour tour, you will be able to see The Bund, Shanghai Tower, Yu garden and Formal French concession. Followed by a visit to Zhujiajiao, which is nominated as “east of Venice”. Testy soup dumpling (xiaolongbao) is a famous signature Dim Sum in Shanghai, and you will have a bite of it.

Itinerary

Your friendly tour guide will meet you at Port of Shanghai, and your first site you will visit The Bund. There are 52 buildings of various architectural styles displaying predominantly Romanesque Revival, Gothic Revival, Renaissance Revival, Baroque Revival, Neo-Classical or Beaux-Arts styles, and a number in Art Deco style which shows Shanghai has been a metropolis in East Asian since last century.

Opposite the Huangpu river you will see amazing city landmarks, such as Shanghai Tower, Shanghai World Financial Center, Jinmao Tower and all other high rise buildings which were built in the last three decade.

Next, visit 400 years historical ancient Yu Garden (built in 1559 during the Ming Dynasty), and it was once a minister’s private house. The art of garden lies in the principle of blurring the line between the artificial and the natural”, and “securing the interest by following the natural law”. In the garden enjoy a traditional Chinese tea ceremony and you will find a moment of leisure in a busy life.

Continue your tour to Shanghai Silk Museum to see the incredible the process of making real silk. You will see real silkworm, cocoon and silk machine used in ancient time.

Then, visit Xintiandi, an area of reconstituted traditional mid-19th century Shikumen (“stone gate”) houses on narrow alleys. The first congress of the Communist Party of China is here, and you can visit the museum if you are interested in.

In the afternoon, you will spend your time on the outskirts of Shanghai in Zhujiajiao, an incredibly scenic water village with historical landmarks. Boarding a traditional canal boat, you’ll encounter an aged temple, garden, and bridge. After your tour, board on your private vehicle and your will be transferred back to the Shanghai port.

For a group that has more than 4 pax, please contact us for more information.

Inclusions
  • Private transfer service
  • Private English speaking guide Port pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance tickets(Yu garden, museum, Zhujiajiao Water Town)
  • Canal boat ride

Exclusions

  • Lunch and drink
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Private group tour has flexible departure time. Please note your pickup time in the Special Requirements box if you don’t want to follow the disembarkation time
  • Please contact your local operator in advance if ship is delay
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed or non-arrival of cruise ship.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  •  Please wear comfortable shoes
Departure point
The lobby of your centrally located hotel in Shanghai
Departure time
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
Duration
5 hours (approx.)
1 Pax private shore excursion Private tour. Minimum 1 pax per booking. Private guide and transfer service, entrance tickets, canal boat ride,dim sum,tea tasting are inclusive. Lunch is on your own. From USD  $468
2 Pax private shore excursion Private tour. Minimum 2 pax per booking. Private guide and transfer service, entrance tickets, canal boat ride,dim sum,tea tasting are inclusive. Lunch is on your own. From USD  $248
3-4 Pax private shore excursion Private tour. Minimum 3-4 pax per booking. Private guide and transfer service, entrance tickets, canal boat ride,dim sum,tea tasting are inclusive. Lunch is on your own. From USD  $208

For a group that has more than 4 pax, please contact us for more information.