Taking this 3 days tour, you will explore the highlights of Shanghai with informative and friendly guide. You will learn a lot about the city’s past and present through the classic and highlight places of interest like Yuyuan Garden, People Square, the Bund, Shanghai World Financial Center, etc. Join us to learn more about the development of this magical metropolitan city, and enjoy yourself in the wonderful tour.
Highlights of this tour: *Come to Yu Garden to appreciate the architectural beauty of classical gardens. *Look deep into the local lifestyle in Shanghai Old Street. *Stroll on People Square to find kinds of delicacies. *Find a piece of pure land in the downtown area—Jade Buddha Temple *With private driver and English guide, as well as our 10+ years experience, you will love your tour and completely feel the magic of this city.
AM: You will meet your tour guide in your hotel lobby. Today’s adventure starts with Yuyuan Garden, a famous classical garden which was originally built for Pan’s parents as a place for them to enjoy a tranquil and happy time in their old age. Nearby is Yuyuan Market, a bustling marketplace set in an old Chinese neighborhood with traditional architecture and shops selling everything from local snacks to various souvenirs. Then take a walk on Shanghai Old Street, with a total length of 825 meters, the architectural style and business layout show the historical and cultural evolution of old Shanghai from the Ming and Qing dynasties to the fusion of western culture.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, stroll on People Square to have a glimpse of the daily life of the locals. The square now is most famous for its match-making corner where parents try to seek partners for their children. Then you will continue to visit the hundred-year-old Jade Buddha Temple. The temple was built to keep two jade Buddha statues which had been brought from Burma by a monk named Huigen. The last stop will be Shanghai World Financial Center, the second tallest skyscraper in mainland China. Drive back to your hotel after the tour.
The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.
Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.