If you want to see the very best that Shanghai has to offer, but only have limited time available then this is just the tour for you. The tour is inclusive of all transportation costs, so we will pick you up and drop you off at your hotel lobby to make maximum use of your time. For those with just half a day to play with, this is the perfect tour to pack the best of Shanghai’s most famous sites: The French Concession, Yuyuan Garden, Xintiandi and the Bund into just six hours.
Your tour begins with French concession. The former French Concession District, characterized by beautiful, tree-lined streets and weathered European architecture, We will pass legendary mobster Big Eared Du’s house, Sun Yat-sen's residence, China's first prime minister Mr. Zhou ’s residence etc.
After lunch, you will visit the enchanting classic sights from the Ming and Qing dynasties: Yuyuan Garden and Shanghai Old Street. The garden covers a significant space and includes many halls, springs and other buildings of interest. The visit brings you back to Ming Dynasty. We will also take a look at antique market if time allows.
You will enjoy a delicious Chinese lunch before moving on to the next stop.
The next stop is Tianzifang, it was originally a typical lane factory of the 1950s. It has attracted over 70 enterprises from 18 countries and regions, and formed industrial features centering on interior design, visual arts and industrial arts. Tianzifang is popularly known as the 'SOHO of Shanghai'.
At the end, we are going to the Bund on Shanghai’s waterfront, a showcase of pre-1949 architecture. The symbol of old and new Shanghai, the Bund is Shanghai's most famous landmark. Four kilometers long, the Bund has long been one of the most important areas in Shanghai, and a must to visit to every visitor. In the 1930s, the row of buildings was host to the city's and world's financial and commercial centers .
After this exciting day of visiting the best of Shanghai's attractions, you will be transferred back to your hotel.