This tour is perfect for travelers looking to capture the essence of Shanghai in just half a day. Guided by an experienced and well-informed private English speaking tour guide, this tour uncovers the rare fusion of ancient culture such as the Ming dynasty architecture of the Yuyuan Gardens, with classical pavillions, ponds and rockeries; and the modern city lifestyle as you gaze upon the high skyscrapers of Pudong from the Bund. Explore the 20th century colonial style architecture along the Bund, Old French Concessions and Xintiandi contrasting with the traditional Chinese architecture in the Shanghai Old Street. Splurge on souvenirs and delicious local Shanghainese snacks and wander around in narrow lanes exploring cafes, art galleries and cultural exhibits.
Explore the most historically and culturally significant spots in Shanghai and learn a great deal about traditional Chinese culture, lifestyle and philosophy on this private day trip with a knowledgeable English speaking local tour guide. Enjoy the tranquil and serene ambiance of the Yuyuan Gardens surrounded by jade sculptures, traditional pools, and the remarkable architectural style of the Ming Dynasty. Soak in the transcendent atmosphere at the Jade Buddha Temple and marvel at two very rare cultural relics of the sitting and reclining Buddha. Visit the Taoist temple of Chenghuangmiao and splurge on traditional Chinese street food, crafts, jewelry and souvenirs.
Get a new perspective on the many neighborhoods of China's largest city, Shanghai, during this half day bicycle tour! Cycle past city districts and famous attractions, such as the French Concession, where you'll see some of the city's best dumplings. Then head over to Xintiandi, where lanes offer some of the best shopping, dining, and entertainment you'll ever find in Shanghai. Pass by Shanghai Old Street, too. Here, you can visit a number of cultural exhibits, such as handicraft stores and traditional tea houses. Some other places you'll visit are the People's Square, the Bund, and Nanjing Road. This tour is perfect for people who want to discover Shanghai the local way!
You might think Shanghai is all about futuristic, avant-garde buildings in Pudong and old art deco buildings on the Bund. But there are enclaves where you can still feel the city's olden times, with its Chinese traditional buildings, gardens, and typical Chinese eateries—and this bike tour will take you through it all. Your first stop is the Former French Concession, where you'll bike through narrow lanes and discover beautiful villas from the 1920s. See shikumen housing in its most authentic state at Cité Bourgogne, too, and pass by the Zhou Enlai Residence. Some other attractions you'll visit are Tianzifang (Taikang Road), the antique markets on Dongtai Road, and Shanghai Old Street. This tour is for you if you prefer to explore the city on an off the beaten track, far from the tourist crowd.
Explore Shanghai by bike on a full day tour that takes you to the best parts of the city. On this tour, you'll cycle along the historical block in old downtown, then through an antique market, and a famous museum. Your first stop is the Former French Concession, where you'll trace Shanghai's colonial past. See traditional shikumen buildings at Cité Bourgogne, as well as the reinvented traditional stone gate lane houses in Xintiandi. Then head over to Tianzifang, where you'll discover creative shops, before heading to Zhou Enlai's Residence. Some other attractions you'll visit on this tour are Dongtai Road, Shanghai Old Street, Binjiang Avenue, Nanjing Road, People's Square, and Shanghai Museum.
Discover Shanghai's colorful nightlife and spectacular night views—behind bike handlebars! This bike tour starts at the cultural section of the city that best represents a beautiful mix of ancient and modern influences: the Bund. Then you'll bike along Tianzifang (Taikang Road), an arts and crafts enclave that comprises a labyrinth of alleyways. Pass by Maoming Road as well going to Xintiandi, where you'll get a taste of both Shanghai in the 1920's and the urbanities of the 21st century. Shop for souvenirs at Nanjing before heading to the last tour stop: the city's famous People's Square. If you're a fan of Chinese culture and want to see what Shanghai has to offer after the sun goes down, this bike tour is for you.
Unveil Shanghai's artistic heritage on this bike tour to the city's most famous museums and exhibitions! See an extensive collection of ancient Chinese art at the Shanghai Museum, then proceed to the nearby Shanghai Art Museum. Pass by the Shanghai City Planning Exhibition Hall, which was built to show the success of the city's planning and construction. Admire the traditional lane houses at Cité Bourgogne, which blends European and Chinese architectural features, as well, before proceeding to Hengshan Road where you'll find a host of restaurants, bars, and nightclubs with open courtyards. You'll end the tour at the famed Taiyuan Road. This tour is for you if you wish to familiarize yourself with the artistic side of Shanghai.
You might think Shanghai is all about futuristic, avant-garde buildings in Pudong and old art deco buildings on the Bund. But there are enclaves where you can still feel the city's olden times, with its Chinese traditional buildings, gardens, and typical Chinese eateries—and this bike tour will take you through it all. Pedal through the historic block in old downtown, past a famous post museum, antique market, and local community. Take a break with some authentic Chinese lunch, before getting back on the road to the Confucius Temple. Visit Shanghai Museum and Tianzifang as well, then cycle along Sinan Rd for the exquisite art galleries, coffee shops, tea houses, and more. See the only garden in Shanghai that has preserved the French style, Fuxing Park, before you reach the ancient city wall. Cycle the backstreets of old Shanghai as an end to the tour. This bike tour is for you if you prefer to explore the city on an off the beaten track, far from the tourist crowd!
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What people are saying about City Tours in Shanghai
Guide was punctual, friendly and flexible.
Recommended if you have limited time in Shanghai and would like to see city sights without the hassle of public commute. Note that google can't give instructions using the subway (even if you have VPN) and most taxi drivers can't read (even if address is in chinese characters).
Did the afternoon bike tour with a young lady named “Su-chi” (forgot her English name) this past Sunday. Two other people who were supposed to be on the tour didn’t show up, so it ended up being just me (private tour, yay). The bike ride was pleasant and the guide was knowledgeable and paid great attention to my safety. We were biking on the streets of Shanghai with all the road traffic so you’d want to be comfortable with it (we used the bike lane but scooters were using the lane too). We got to see places as noted in the itinerary, and also parked the bike and walked a bit in the old alleyways, tianzefeng, and xintiande. I really enjoyed the tour and the guide was very sweet and professional. Would definitely recommend.
Céline was our tour guide and she very knowledgeable. She was great at explaining the history of Shanghai for both, my 8 years old daughter and myself. Her English was clear. The tour covered all tourist points -- Old Shanghai, French Concession, Yu Garden, the Bund, a small local food market, and lastly to the Tian Zi Fang bazaar. I believe the last two were extra venues. 😊 I would recommend Céline as a tour guide and the half-day tour to future families with kids.
Lily was the best part of the tour ! I felt like she was an old friend taking us to her favorite Shanghai places. She shared stories of her child hood and just was an encyclopedia of facts. They were timely and the car was clean and the driver friendly. I will be booking additional tours in the future. I wanted more time!
Our tour guide was friendly. The tour was beautiful. My feedback was for the French Concession tour the time given was 20 minutes only. We’ve pee at the starbucks. We haven’t enjoyed the French Concession tour because the time given was so short and enough. May extend it to 30 minutes. But over all experienced was excellent. The english speaking tour guide was excellent. The car that we used was also nice very big to accomodate big groups like us. 6 Adult + 1 toddler. No need to fold the stroller. Because the car was spacious. It is more convenient and you save a lot of money when booking here at Klook. Thank you for this beautiful Tour Package. Until our next trip.
we arrived late for our tour as we were joining it from another tour earlier in the day. our tour guide Lily was lovely and changed our itinerary on the spot to show us the places that we hadn’t already seen. Both Lily and the driver took great care of us and Lily had perfect English and shared her great knowledge of her city. She even took us on the subway to meet up with our other tour group again even though it would’ve added about an hour and a half to her working day. I recommend this tour 100%