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Private Yu Garden, The Bund, French Concession, Pudong Half-Day Tour

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Enjoy a 4 hours private tour with a professional driver tour guide and a private vehicle to "can't miss" highlights of Shanghai. Experience the contrasts of Tall and Short, Old and New, East and West in this dynamic city. Follow your friendly driver guide to see The Bund, French Concession, Yu Garden, Old Town plus Pudong Financial District are all included. In addition, you have a chance to try local Chinese tea in local tea house for free. The pickup place for this tour can be either from your hotel or cruise port.
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    The Bund
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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    Yu Garden (Yuyuan)
    Stop: 80 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Former French Concession
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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    Pudong New Area
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • Check off Shanghai’s must-dos—including tea!—in just half a day
  • Visit Yu Garden, the Bund, the former French Concession, and Pudong
  • Enjoy personalized attention from your private guide
  • Relax with round-trip transportation from your hotel or the cruise port
What to Expect
Your private guide will pick you you from your hotel or the port and drive you into Shanghai. Start at the Bund, the historic waterfront with sweeping views across the Huangpu River. Continue to the 16th-century Yu Garden and historic Shanghai Old Street before a relaxing stop at a Chinese teahouse to taste some local tea. Next, explore the former French Concession, first built in the 19th century. Then step into the 21st century in Pudong, the city’s towering business and financial district that’s home to skyscrapers including the Jin Mao Tower, the Shanghai Tower, and the Shanghai World Financial Center. Your tour ends with transportation back to your hotel, the port, or another downtown spot.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Bottled water
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Yu Garden (Yuyuan)
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time upon booking
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I can't say enough great things about this tour. My colleagues and I spent a week in China for work and we had a few hours available before our flights home. We wanted to see what Shanghai was about after spending most of our time in an office working. In just four short hours
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This was our first trip to Shanghai with 2 teenage boys. Tom was prompt, excellent English and his depth of knowledge about events and the history of sites we visited, impressive and not boring according to my boys. Would definitely use again. We visited the Yu garden, a tea
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Tom drove my friend and I around Shanghai for 4 hours. He was on time, polite, knowledgeable, and his English is excellent. For two non mandarin speaking Americans this was crucial. Tom took us to the gardens and explained the history and cultural importance of the location. We
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Tom met us at our hotel and toured my husband and two teenagers around Shanghai for a private tour. We booked the half day tour which was perfect. I was surprised how much Tom was able to fit in and the tour was the perfect introduction to Shanghai. We loved the Yu garden and
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Worth doing a Shanghai city tour to get grounded as to what’s what. Our tour guide was terrific - informed and really helped shape her comments and the whole experience to our interests. She also shared a lot of great places to eat and visit - kept us directed to good,
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Great Tour if you are short on time and want to see a lot!
I can't say enough great things about this tour. My colleagues and I spent a week in China for work and we had a
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Excellent Guide and wonderful tour
Most tours have pick up in downtown Shanghai. For a nominal extra, we were picked up at the Cruise Terminal which
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Tanyamy S
Good tour for visiting Shanghai
My family and I went to Shanghai during the new year time. I contacted Tom for booking. He is really kind to me. I
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Brandon H
Adelaide, Australia
Fantastic Guide can’t thank him enough
Tom is so knowledgeable and helpful. He has an amazing depth of knowledge of most things . He is polite and
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This was our first trip to Shanghai with 2 teenage boys. Tom was prompt, excellent English and his depth of
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City trip to Shanghai
We booked this venue to get most out of our time. We were picked up ahead of time by our guide Mark. Mark drove us
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Lubbock, Texas
Exceptional 1/2 day excursion to old Shanghai
This tour was well planned, informative and fun! Mark picked us up from our hotel and off we went. Mark shared
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Detailed and comfortable tour
David was our designated tour guide and he was early before our scheduled time! he speaks fluent english although
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Geoff D
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Best tour guide in a one month tour of SE Asia and China.
My wife and I had the pleasure of being guided by Tom on two tours in Shanghai when we visited the city aboard the
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Mark was our guide. He is the best tour guide I have ever had! He contacted me by email prior to our tour, he had
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Peggy R
Tom is an exceptional guide, and the tours were awesome!
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Convenient and very interesting.
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Good trip, even better guide!
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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