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.
If your aim is to fall in love with traditional Chinese culture, scenery, and lifestyle, this day trip is for you. Led by an insightful and experienced English speaking guide, this tour provides a unique experience by unmasking two of the most popular ancient towns of China in just one day. With its captivating Qing style natural landscapes, exquisite ancestral temples, and an incredible collection of bonsai and bamboo trees, the Lingering Gardens in Suzhou offer a perfect getaway from the fast pace of Shanghai.
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.
A perfect excursion if you want to get a modern insight into the dynamic city of Shanghai in just one day. Enjoy an exceptional private tour of Shanghai's most modern destinations guided by an expert English speaking local tour guide. Gape at the intriguing exterior of the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition centre and revel in a 360 degree view of the city from the top of the world financial centre. Feast upon authentic Chinese-style cuisine at a popular restaurant and ride one of the fastest trains in the world at almost lightning speed to the airport in just seven minutes. Stroll along the city’s infamous Bund, marvelling at the Eclecticist and Art Deco architectural styles on one side of the river and the largest financial zone of mainland China with modern landmarks including the Oriental Pearl Tower and the Shanghai Tower on the other.
Accompanied by a competent and knowledgeable English speaking tour guide, this half day private tour offers a valuable insight into ancient Chinese wisdom and principles by exposing visitors to archaic paintings, calligraphy, jade and ceramic sculptures and priceless furniture from the Ming and Qing dynasty. Enhance your understanding of the ancient Chinese civilization and discover why the Jade stone symbolizes wealth and power in the Chinese culture. Marvel at the renowned exterior of the Museum, with the round dome symbolizing heaven and the square base symbolizing land, situated in the very center of Shanghai.
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.
Delve deep into the fascinating Jewish heritage of Shanghai as you explore the city on a bike! In the 1930s to 1940s, the Chinese city hosted a large, vibrant community of Jewish refugees fleeing persecution in Europe—and on this tour, you'll get a glimpse into those refugees' daily lives. Visit the Ohel Moshe Synagogue, now called the Jewish Refugees Museum. Then admire the verdant splendor of Huoshan Park, before going to the Jewish Club in Nanjing West Road. Head over to Tianzifang, too, which houses cafes, bars, restaurants, craft stories, art galleries, and French bistros. Xintiandi, Shanghai Old Street, Binjiang Avenue, and People's Square are some other attractions you'll visit on this tour.