You will meet your guide holding a sign with your name at your downtown hotel around 7:30 am, and you will be contacted to reconfirm again the exact pickup time one day ahead of the travel date. Follow your guide to explore the city in Shanghai Old Street, Yu Garden, the Bund, People’s Square, Shanghai Museum and Old French Concession. You will be accompanied back to your downtown hotel before 6:00 pm.
Your hotel in Shanghai downtown area
Shanghai is one of the top tourism cities in China, which has special status for its political and commercial value. The city allures endless people all over the world to appreciate its looking. Joining this tour, you will be guided to those most classic sites to learn the evolution of the city, to feel the historical relics, to gasp in admiration of how modern and unique the buildings are. And you will also drown yourself in the antique yard that was taken a private mansion with over 400 years.
Being picked up by our tour guide and driver from your hotel in Shanghai downtown at about 07:30 am, firstly let’s go to Shanghai Old Street for Sightseeing. The architectural style and business layout show the historical and cultural evolution of old Shanghai from the Ming and Qing dynasties to the time when getting involved and influenced by Europe. Next visit the Yu Garden, which shows a classical Chinese ancient and private official garden style boasting with elegant pavilions, villa, lotus pond and bridges. Then take a walk at the Bund where to enjoy the scenery reputed as “World Architectural Exhibition”, one of the most famous landmarks in Shanghai.
After lunch in a popular local restaurant and short visit to the pearl market, you will take a walk on People’s Square to have some leisure time. Known as the “City Green Lung”, it is a garden square integrating financial administration, culture, transportation and commerce. Then continue the tour with Shanghai Museum to see the past of the city. Lastly let’s stroll at Old French Concession where erects many European style villas and buildings that are built in the early 20th century. This is a different place to learn the unique beauty of modern Shanghai, and gain some knowledge about history once happened here.
The tour will end at Old French Concession and then we drop you off at your hotel before 6:00 pm.