Shanghai Tours For First Time Travelers
Shanghai is an international metropolis during the day time, but exudes strange charm at night, which is why Chinese prople usually calls it "magic city". Different from other tourist cities, its cultural popularity is one of the best in China. If it's your first time to visit Shanghai, you can feel the atmosphere of Shanghai in a free way without worrying about getting lost.
However, as a senior travel agent in Shanghai, we recommend that you choose us as your consultant for your trip in Shanghai. A "Private Tour" is a personalised tour where you enjoy the benefits of having your own private vehicle and your own English speaking guide. Our professional tour guide can lead you to find the best point for sightseeing and photography, such as the Bund, Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Yuyuan Garden, Nanjing Road, Zhujiajiao Water Town and so on.
Duration：6 - 8 hours
Attractions(Cities)：Yuyuan Garden, The Bund, Nanjing Road, Jade Buddha Temple, Old French Concession
Tour Style：Incredible Shanghai Highlights Day Tour is a fully guided tour for those who have just one day to see the best of Shanghai. Make the most of your time with your knowledgeable Shanghai Private Tour guide, see all top Shanghai attractions. With complete flexibility, follow this itinerary or create your own for a unique Shanghai experience. You'll get an insight into the city's culture, history, local lifestyle and future.
Duration：6 - 8 Hours
Attractions(Cities)：Yuyuan Garden & Bazaar, Jade Buddha Temple, Former French Concession, Boat cruise on the Huangpu River, Pudong New Area(Shanghai Oriental TV Tower, OPTIONAL)
Tour Style：If you only have one day in Shanghai, we highly recommend this one day tour in shanghai. This fully customizable tour particularly designed for first-time travelers to Shanghai touring traditional gardens, bustling shopping streets, historic buildings, and even to the top of a skyscraper with your knowledgeable guide. It will let you get an insight into its people, culture, history and the dynamic urban life.
Attractions(Cities)：Boat Cruise on Huangpu River, Yuyuan Bazaar (Shanghai City God Temple)
Tour Style：Book this private Shanghai evening tour, stroll the most famous food street-Yuyuan Bazaar (Shanghai City God Temple) in downtown Shanghai, which can offer you opporunity to taste the city from a local's perspective, taking the Huangpu River Cruise to enjoy the stunning light view and the amazing architecture of the city. It's the best way to admire Shanghai's classic skyline view.
Duration：4 - 5 hours
Attractions(Cities)：Pick two or three attractions as you are interested
Tour Style：Want to see the top sights in Shanghai with a professional private tour guide? Then go on this half day Shanghai city tour that puts the power in your hands to decide what attractions you visit. Avoid lengthy itineraries of places that don't interest you. You can customized the tour entirely on your preferences and discuss with your guide for advice. Flexible on the start and finish time.
Attractions(Cities)：Shanghai private tour guide service,Shanghai Translator Service,Shanghai Interpreter Service,etc.
Tour Style：Shanghai Private Tour has full time private guides with a professional license or tour guiding certificate with expertise in history, shopping, business, nightlife and pretty much anything else you can think of. There aren't only tour guides either - assistants and interpreters too! They will help you learn a lot about the region, get a great price by skipping the middlemen and ensure you have a pleasant experience.
Duration：7 - 8 hours
Attractions(Cities)：Zhujiajiao Ancient Water Town, The Bund, Yuyuan Garden & Bazaar
Tour Style：Discover Shangha's most incredible city highlights and beautiful Zhujiajiao Water Town regarded as "oriental Venice" during this wonderful Shanghai day tour. Accompanied by a professional guide, stroll around the old lanes with antiquated architecture, wander along the canal with old bridges and take the boat (Optional) on tranquil canals in Zhujiajiao for a half day. Followed by another half day tour to see the most incredible city highlights.
Duration：2 Days, 1 Night
Attractions(Cities)：The Bund, Shanghai Tower, Nanjing Road, Old French Concession, Yuyuan Bazaar & Snack Street, Disneyland Park
Tour Style：This Shanghai Vacation Package is for families who want to make sure everyone - kids and parents alike - enjoys their visit to Shanghai. Your private guide will be young and dynamic, and will interact well with each member of the family. To put the kid breaks and your program together this tour includes Disneyland Park, old Snack & Food Street, the Bund, Shanghai Tower and Old French Concession. All have get great stories behind them that can speak to children as well as for adults.
Duration：2 Days, 1 Night
Attractions(Cities)：The Bund, Shanghai Museum, Yuyuan Garden & Bazaar, Shanghai Confucian Temple, Tianzifang, Jade Buddha Temple, Nanjing Road, Old French Concession, Boat cruise on the Huangpu river, Pudong New Area, Shanghai World Financial Center (SWFC)
Tour Style：Shanghai is an intoxicating hybrid of ancient China and a prosperous modern metropolis, as such, it's full of variety. 2 Days Shanghai City Tour with Old and New Landmarks is the best way to explore the Old and New Shanghai, from traditional gardens, bustling shopping streets, historic buildings, and even to the top of a skyscraper! Experiencing both parts of this mix, you will never forget this extraordinary trip in Shanghai.
Duration：7 - 8 hours
Attractions(Cities)：Yuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Old French Concession, The Bund
Tour Style：Shanghai offers Visa-free transit travel for transit tourists from 51 countries to spend up to 72 hours in Shanghai without a visa. We special offer sightseeing in shanghai with or without hotels for the transiting tourists and business travelers. If you only have a small amount of time or even for a solo travel, but still want to take a short trip, this is your best choice. We have selected this most popular Shanghai tour for you. Airport pickup and drop-off are included.
Duration：3 Days, 2 Nights
Attractions(Cities)：The Bund, Shanghai Museum, Yuyuan Garden & Bazaar, Shanghai Confucian Temple, Tianzifang, Jade Buddha Temple, Nanjing Road, Old French Concession, Boat cruise on the Huangpu river, Pudong New Area, Shanghai Oriental TV Tower, Zhujiajiao Water Town
Tour Style：Book this Shanghai Vacation Packages: 3-Day Shanghai Essential with Zhujiajiao Water Town Tour experience Shanghai's most incredible city attractions and the remarkable "Oriental Venice" water town Zhujiajiao with your knowledgeable local shanghai tour guide. This private tour is particularly designed for first-time travelers to Shanghai to get an insight into its people, culture, history and the dynamic urban life.
Duration：8 -9 hours
Attractions(Cities)：Shanghai Museum, Yuyuan Garden & Bazaar, Tianzifang,The Bund, Jade Buddha Temple
Tour Style：This one day Shanghai tour of city highlights is suitble for all visitors who want to pick up or drop off at any Shanghai cruise port (Wusongkou Cruise Terminal,Shanghai International Cruise Terminal on Dongdaming Road).Picked up from your cruise terminal and start your Shanghai day tour with car or van and our Shanghai Private Tour Guide, a comfortable and affordable way to see Shanghai in a short day.
Attractions(Cities)：Old French Concession, Sinan Road, Tianzifang, Okura Garden Hotel
Tour Style：If you have one day in Shanghai and want to explore the history of Shanghai, don't miss this shanghai tour package that packes all mian highlights in Shanghai old town. Accompanied by knowledgeable shanghai tour guide to get a glimpse of ancient Chinese buildings that have survived through turbulent times and most likely will no longer exist within the next decade. What's more, you can get deep insight of scrappy Shanghainese street life, hidden history and culture.
Duration：2 Days 1 Night
Attractions(Cities)：The Bund,Duolun Road,Home Quarter Lanes,Food Market and Mahjong Room,Yuyuan Garden & Shanghai Old Street,Shanghai Tower,Confucius Temple,Catalpa Garden,Trames Town,Acrobatic Show
Tour Style：This shanghai holiday package will show you an amazing part of Shanghai by visiting the most popular highlighs in Shanghai. Besides, you will also go to Explore Hidden Door Highlights to explore lesser-known historical attractions that provide insight into city's past. Enjoy the Best Chinese Acrobatics at night, a captivating combination of Chinese history, mesmerizing martial arts and incredible special effects throughout the unique spectacle.
Tour Style：Book a Shanghai Day Tour: Self-Guided Chauffeured City Tour Shanghai so you can explore the places on your list with 100% flexibility or based on the shanghai sample itinerary we suggested. We have clean and comfortable cars come with a desinated private driver. All our drivers are officially licensed with more than 10+ years drivng experience.
Duration：5 - 6 Hours
Attractions(Cities)：Acrobatics Show, Xintiandi, Yuyuan Old Street (Yuyuan Bazaar)
Tour Style：Shanghai Night Tours with Acrobatic Show allows you to enjoy the splendid view of the mega Shanghai city at night with some local must see site: The Xintiandi, Yuyuan Old Street and the Shanghai acrobatic show which has become one of the most popular evening entertainments for tourists in Shanghai.
Duration：6 - 8 Hours
Attractions(Cities)：Magnetic Levitation, The Bund, Yuyuan Bazaar, Shanghai Oriental TV Tower
Tour Style：Book this Shanghai Vacation Package to discover the best highlights with our local shanghai tour guide experiencing both parts of the old and new Shanghai, you will never forget this extraordinary trip. Also, you will have the chance to experience Maglev Train, which can reach almost 390KM per hour.
Duration：4 Days, 3 Nights
Attractions(Cities)：Shanghai Museum, Yuyuan Garden, Nanjing Road, The Bund, Old French Concession, Shanghai Disneyland Park, Zhujiajiao Water Town, Jade Buddha Temple, Shanghai Oriental TV Tower
Tour Style：This 4 days Shanghai tour packages will help you trace back hundreds years' history of Shanghai and see the future of China and feel how magic this city is. Shanghai is a magic land. It has turned itself from a poor fishing village on the bank of the East China Sea into a prosperous international metropolis. Most importantly, you'll spend one full day in the magic world by visiting Shanghai Disney Resort. It is ideal, and it is also real! The dream-like castle and gardens will ignite your dream and free your imagination with a world of creativity and freedom!
Attractions(Cities)：Master of Nets Garden, Couple's Retreat Garden (Ou Yuan), Tongli Water Town
Tour Style：Take a Shanghai to Suzhou day trip with our knowledgeable shanghai tour guide, visit the most representative garden in Suzhou and Tongli water town. And bullet train makse people from Shanghai to Suzhou or Suzhou to Shanghai easily to reach. All entrance fees, round way train tickets, typical Suzhou lunch, bottled water, english speaking tour guide and authentic experiences are arranged.
Duration：9 - 10 hours
Attractions(Cities)：Yuyuan Garden & Bazaar, Shanghai Museum, Tongli Water Town
Tour Style：Book this Shanghai Sightseeing Tour with Excursion to Tongli Water Village to Discover Shanghai's most incredible city attractions. Accompanied by our shanghai private tour guide, stroll around the old lanes with antiquated architecture, wander along the canal with old bridges and take the boat on tranquil canals in Tongli for a half day.
Duration：4 - 5 hours
Attractions(Cities)：VIP Huangpu River Boat Cruise
Tour Style：Shanghai is a city that never sleep. This Luxury Night Tour in Shanghai: VIP Huangpu River Cruise with the assistance of the knowledgeable guide is perfect for those who want to get a fantastic introduction of Shanghai nightlife in luxury way. When you enjoy Huangpu river night cruise, you will enjoy your buffet dinner on the boat, on the cruise, admire top Shanghai landmarks including Shanghai Bund, Shanghai Oriental TV Tower, Shanghai Historic Buildings, Shanghai Tower.
Attractions(Cities)：Xintiandi, Pudong, The Bund, Jade Buddah Temple, Yuyuan Garden, People’s Square, Shanghai Art Museum, Cool Docks, Oriental Pearl Tower
Tour Style：Want to find an all inclusive city tour package to discover the city sights of Shanghai? Book this Shanghai Sightseeing Tours: Hop-on Hop-off City Sightseeing Bus, aboard an open-top, double-decker bus, admire the panoramic views of top Shanghai attractions including Xintiandi, Pudong, The Bund, Jade Buddah Temple, Yuyuan Garden, People's Square, Shanghai Art Museum, Cool Docks, Oriental Pearl Tower. There are free audio-commentary on the bus, and you can choose 8 languages when you go to a scenic spot. You also have options to choose your travel route that all includes must-see sites in Shanghai.
Tour Style：Take all the hassle out of traveling between Shanghai cruise port to Shanghai city by pre-booking this one way transfer service from Shanghai Cruise Port to Shanghai Downtown hote. Your driver will greet you on arrival, help with you luggage and escort you to your hotel in Shanghai downtown. It is a great way to make your trip in Shanghai more enjoyable and hassel-free!
Attractions(Cities)：Private Transfer Service
Tour Style：Experience a stress-free transfer from Shanghai downtown hotel to Shanghai Disneyland accompanied by a private experienced driver. You will get a door to door service and no need to worry about waiting in line to get a taxi or dealing with crowded public transportation; Travel comfortably from downtown Shanghai in a spacious vehicle with ample leg room and luggage space.
Attractions(Cities)：Private Transfer Service
Tour Style：Shanghai is the biggest city in China with a chaotic traffic. You may wonder to get you hotel from Shanghai airport, train station or cruise port. Take advantage of Shanghai private transfer service from airport, train station, cruise port to Shanghai hotel to ensure a hassle-free trip by booking this private arrival transfer. We are one of professional Shanghai local operators provides a secure, reliable and professional train station to hotel transfer service.
Attractions(Cities)：Admission Ticket to Shanghai Disneyland, Transfer Service
Tour Style：Queues for the Shanghai Disneyland Park, the largest Didney resort in Asia, can take over an hour at busy times, but this skip-the-line Shanghai Disneyland ticket save your precious Shanghai sightseeing time, let you breeze the crowds and enjoy fast pass entry. Simply show your passport and head straight up to the Disneyland where you can spend as long as you like exploring six magical lands in one day. To ensure you a hassle-free visit to Shanghai Disneyland, you have option to book the round-way transfer service.
Tour Style：Book a reliable transportation from Shanghai Pudong Airport so you can get to your Shanghai hotel quickly with our professional service. One way airport transfer will let you avoid the stress of public transport and the hassle of crowded taxi ranks and travel to your private accommodation in a spacious, air-conditioned vehicle, and bring you a comfortale experience! Manage and schedule your transfer right now!
Shanghai attractions are plentiful and varied. Beyond the Bund and Oriental Pearl Tower cityscapes there are a huge range of museums (Shanghai Museum), colonial architecture, religious buildings, theatres, gardens, parks and shopping areas. For the first time traveler, you should go to visit Yu Garden, Temple of City God, The Bund and Oriental Pearl Tower
How many days should stay is depends on your schedule and interests, usually people stay around 4 days in Shanghai. Shanghai city tour, water Town tours from Shanghai, Hangzhou or Suzhou day tour from Shanghai, you can also plan a one day in Shanghai Disneyland if you travel with children.
You can send us your inquiry about the tour by email first, our travel consultant will reply to your inquiry with 12 hours. You will get a confirmation letter once we confirm the details for the tour. For the confirmation, we require 20% of total amount as deposit in advance.
Yes, our guide is based on bilingual speaking, Chinese and another language. Most of our guides are English Speaking guide and they can speak the fluent English and all of them obtain English Certificate. There is no communication barrier during the tour.
Yes, most of our guides are English speaker. We also have some guides can speak Spanish, French, Korean, Japanese, Cantonese.
Yes, we can arrange the tour from Shanghai Port. You will be picked up from Shanghai cruise port and transferred back to the port after the tour. Please apply for a Chinese Tourist Visa before you come. As stated, without a proper visa the ship probably won’t let you off cause they know you’ll be back when you hit the customs booth because they will send you back to the ship.
All our tour can be arranged for one person, you will have you personal tour guide and driver. If you like to travel on your own and want to plan an independent arrangement, we are experts in designing private itinerary in Shanghai and nearby cities. We arranged lots of tours for solo traveler from different countries and got many positive reviews for our tours.
We provide Shanghai car rental service. The reservation process as below:
A: Make a quick inquiry by email;
B: You’ll receive a quotation for your inquiry and booking details immediately.
C: Confirm the booking and you will get a confirmation letter
For the airport pick up service, our driver will meet you at the exit of the arrival with your name board, help with your luggage in the car or van and transfer to your designated place.
Actually, it is very convenient to get to the resort area by subway, public bus, Taxi or car rental. There’s more than one way to reach your destination at Shanghai Disney Resort. You can by Resort Express Line Bus, the resort is equipped with a shuttle bus for tourism in order to facilitate visitors to Disney. So, consider your options and take the route that makes the most logistical sense for you and your family.
Yes, we do Shanghai private tour and group tour. Such as Shanghai city highlights tour, Zhujiajiao Water Town and Huangpu River Cruise Tour. You will share a bus and guide service with other clients, which will keep the cost affordable.
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