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Hong Kong To Shanghai On A Shoestring

From US$ 1,889 US$ 1,615 per person
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Overview
The Hong Kong to Shanghai on a Shoestring tour starts in Hong kong and ends in Shanghai. The Hong Kong to Shanghai on a Shoestring is an Explorer tour that takes 19 days taking you from Hong kong to Shanghai and 8 other destinations in Asia. The Hong Kong to Shanghai on a Shoestring tour includes accommodation, staff & experts, transport and some activities. Please see the Includes section for more information.

China is a great example of a country with equally modern and historic relevance, and with this 19-day tour you’ll learn why. By crossing the country via train you’ll not only be able to visit a bunch of different cities (and Hong Kong!) in just under three weeks, but you’ll also get to see the diverse landscapes that make up the world’s most populous country. Stand face-to-face with the Terracotta Warriors, cycle the ancient city walls, practice Tai Chi with locals, go shopping in Shanghai, or sing your heart out in a karaoke session. If you’re feeling adventurous, do it all.
Is this tour for me?
Travel Style: 18-to-Thirtysomethings

Fast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.

Service Level: Basic

Simple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.

Physical Grading: 3 - Average

Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.

Trip Type: Small Group

Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.

customer reviews
5.0 - Excellent Based on 1 review
Great trip through all the highlights of China
Anonymous From Dutch At
5 - Excellent
“Physically not easy at times (quite a bit of hiking and walking around with your backpack in the heat, and comfort levels are quite low both in overnight trains and hotels) but definitely rewarding. Would definitely recommend it to others.”
what’s included Accommodation
  • Simple hotels (twin-share) or hostels (multi-share) (11 nts), guesthouse (2 nts), overnight trains (5 nts).
Meals Included
  • No meals included
Transport
  • Local bus, train, private vehicle.
Included activities
  • Big Night Out: Private Karaoke Session, Suzhou
  • Great Wall Mutianyu Visit
  • Shanghai and Xi'an orientation walks
  • Private Karaoke Session (Suzhou)
  • Shaolin Temple Visit
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
what’s excluded
  • International Flights
  • Any international flights to Hong kong and from Shanghai are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel Insurance
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Hong Kong to Shanghai on a Shoestring tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
Tour details
Booking Type Instant Booking  
Duration 19 days
Tour Type Group Tour  
Age Requirement 18 - 39
guiding method Live guide/instructor
guide language English
Starts/Ends Hong kong, Hong Kong/Shanghai, China
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Good to know Travel Insurance

The Hong Kong to Shanghai on a Shoestring tour requires that you have a travel insurance covering emergency evacuation and repatriation. If you do not already have a travel insurance please do get in touch with us after booking and we will help you.


Visa

For this Hong Kong to Shanghai on a Shoestring tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Cancellation No additional cancellation fees apply for this Hong Kong to Shanghai on a Shoestring tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.
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