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Shanghai City Memory and Landmark Day Tour 8 Hours, Shanghai (SHALC-55)

Shanghai City Memory and Landmark Day Tour

Shanghai City Memory and Landmark Day Tour


  • Understand local life by dancing with local people or seeing them dancing
  • Soak up romantic atmosphere in the Former French Concession
  • Admire exquisite ancient garden decoration in the Yuyuan Garden
  • Learn about Shanghai’s future in the Shanghai City Exhibition Hall
  • Breathe the freshest air on the world’s highest view terrace

Tour Description

9:00 - 10:00

Fuxing Park and Former French Concession

The Fuxing Park was constructed in the style of classic ancient French garden. Thousands of Shanghai local people dance, jog, play Tai Chi or do other morning exercise in the morning. You are always welcome to join them.

Initially set up in 1849, the buildings and streets in the Former French Concession make you feel like staying in the ancient France. As one the most prosperous district between 1850 and 1920 in China, countless stories were composed this area. Your history-savvy tour guide will tell you the most interesting ones during your visit.

Fuxing Park Local people are dancing in the Fuxing Park

10:20 - 11:30

Yuyuan Garden

The ponds, corridors, rockeries, and pavilions make Yuyuan Garden a pleasant treasure to tourists. Your tour guide will tell you subtleties of the garden and you will be shocked by the cultural atmosphere in the garden.

The market outside the garden, where there are lots of exquisite handcrafts, is also worth a visit.

Note: Yuyuan Garden is closed every Monday (except Chinese public holidays). Your travel advisor will arrange other site for visit in this period.

Yuyuan Garden Rockery in the Yuyuan Garden

11:40 - 12:30

Shanghai City Planning Exhibition Hall

The themes of the Shanghai City Planning Exhibition Hall are “City, People, Environment and Development”. You can know every corner of 2020s’s Shanghai via a huge module of the city in the exhibition hall. The exciting videos show you how Shanghai became a world-famous city during the 1990s. Besides, your insightful tour guide will tell you more details about the development of Shanghai.

Your tour guide will find a local restaurant for lunch after the stay in the exhibition hall. Feel free to tell him or her if you have any preference.

  • Note: Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition has been closed since December 1, 2019 and the time to reopen remains to be announced. Your travel advisor will arrange other site to replace this attraction.
14:00 - 15:00

Shanghai World Financial Center

You will ascend to the world’s highest view terrace on the Shanghai World Financial Center after lunch. You will find other skyscrapers, such the Oriental Pearl TV Tower and Jinmao Tower, are under your feet while walking on the terrace. If it is a clear day, the glass roof will open for tourists and you will feel the clouds and sky are so close to you!

View on the Shanghai World Financial Center The views you can see on the view terrace on the Shanghai World Financial Center

15:20 – 16:30

Xintiandi and Shikumen

Lots of traditional houses built between 1920 and 1930 are reserved very well in the area of Xintiandi and Shikumen. Luxury brands, bars and restaurants make this traditional area fashionable and prosperous. Your tour guide will accompany you to the most attractive part of this area. After the tour, you will be transferred to your hotel. If you like the atmosphere, we suggest you take dinner in the area (Dinner is not included in the listed price).

Important Info

  • Operates: daily
  • Departure point: Hotels in  Shanghai
  • Return details: returns to the original departure point
  • Languages: English|German |French|Spanish|Russian|Italian (The price is based on an English-speaking guide. Extra fees apply if you need a guide with another language)
  • The price of this tour will rise during the China National Day holiday (September 30th to October 7th) and Chinese New Year holiday.

Price Per Person in US Dollars

What’s included?

  • Necessary transfers during the tour
  • A local private English-speaking guide
  • A private air-conditioned car or van, according to the size of your group number, with a local driver
  • Admission tickets to all listed attractions/activities/shows
  • Local meals listed in the itinerary

Good to Know

  • This is a private tour. The local private English-speaking guide and the private car will serve your group only.
  • You will receive a confirmation letter within 24 hours of making your payment.
  • Your guide will contact you in the evening (Your guide will call you at around 18:00. If you missed your guide’s phone call, he or she will send you a short message) before your tour and confirm the exact pick-up time according to your preference.
  • Your guide will pick you up in your hotel lobby on the tour date at the appointed time.
  • The meal (if included) is in a Chinese restaurant and your guide will help you order the dishes according to your taste.
  • There is absolutely no forced shopping.
  • An extra fee applies if you need to be picked up or dropped off from/to airports or cruise terminals.

from US $ 159 p/p

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