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Newman Tours

Suite 311-313, 3rd F, Tower 3, Donghai Plaza, 28 East Yuyuan Road, Shanghai 200040, China
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Newman Tours has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the last six years running. Our native English-speaking guides integrate iPads and Chinese cultural activities with vivid storytelling to deliver informative and memorable experiences. We have been providing tours in China since 2010. We pride ourselves on delivering educational and interactive tours in Shanghai, Beijing, Xi'an, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Chengdu, and Shaolin.
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Suite 311-313, 3rd F, Tower 3, Donghai Plaza, 28 East Yuyuan Road, Shanghai 200040, China
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"ghost tour"
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"french concession"
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"great tour"
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"hour tour"
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"kung fu"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve never been on a tour of Shanghai before and I’m glad I waited for this one. David took us all through the Jing’an area sharing the scary stories of the area about haunted palces and just down right weird things. Not only was it...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! I am so pleased that I went with this tour company. Everything was smooth and easy to set up and the tour was amazing! I learnt way more than I expected too because my tour guide David just kept coming out with all these...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After living in Shanghai for 3 years you think you know your stuff until a new spooky underworld is exposed. David took us all through the Jing’an area sharing the scary myths and legends of the area. Very informative and historically relevant tour- even included...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I went on a Ghost Tour with Newman Tours last night and had a great time! David shared ghost stories from ancient and even very recent Chinese history that were all equally spooky. The Ghost Tour is a great tour for groups...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If there were 6 circles to hit I would have hit 6!!! David did a fantastic job with my group last night. I greatly enjoyed our GHOST TOUR and learned so much about historic events that happened in Jingan/Shanghai. I live here and have walked...More

Thank Karla G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well what can I say? David just absolutely knows his stuff. He very impressively showed deep knowledge about the history of Shanghai and China overall while showing us all the best places in town. Thanks David, much appreciated. Will be back for sure! Higly recommended!

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

A wonderful visit, our guide named Steven proved a very prepared and interesting person. Thank You! The Bund tour was truly engaging and we were able to learn about the history of one of the best skylines in the world. I highly recommend booking your...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Having no previous knowledge of a Jewish community in China, we have the highest praise for Daniel and his profound information on this topic. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour , which has left us determined to investigate the history of the Jewish Ghetto in greater...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Daniel and his team were awesome. We were treated to a terrific day full of information and insight that had limitless range. We highly suggest a tour of the heritage sites along the bund. We started our trip in Beijing were we also hired Newman...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

I was extremely pleased with an exceptional tour with a very polite, well-versed and helpful young guide from the UK. As I had limited time and didn't want to navigate on my own in Shanghai, this young man met me at my hotel for a...More

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of the original wall are preserved as monuments to the
ancient past. The main tourist attraction of Yuyuan
(which means Yu garden, though it is often redundantly
referred to as Yuyuan Garden) draws hordes of tourists
every day, but wandering the streets around the
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