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Tour of Jewish Shanghai led by a Jewish History Expert

Tour of Jewish Shanghai led by a Jewish History Expert

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102
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$82.67
From
$82.67
Discover the Jewish history of Shanghai on a half-day tour with an expert guide. Hear about Jewish immigration to Shanghai and visit important sites around the Hongkou district, also known as Shanghai Ghetto, where thousands of Jewish refugees lived during World War II. Stop at the memorial plaque in Huoshan Park and the Jewish Refugees Museum—formerly Ohel Moishe Synagogue. Your guide shares fascinating stories about the people whose lives intersected in Shanghai, including a Baghdadi–Jewish real estate developer, Chinese migrant workers, and Jewish refugees from war-torn Europe.
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* A traveler said: "Thoroughly enjoyed this tour. The guide is a passionate expert on the topic of the history of the jews in Shanghai who speaks fluent English. It is a great way of seeing some of the history of Shanghai that you would otherwise be largely unaware of."


Half Day Private Tour to Zhujiajiao Water Town with Boat Ride from Shanghai

Half Day Private Tour to Zhujiajiao Water Town with Boat Ride from Shanghai

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76
  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$134.50
Price varies by group size
From
$134.50
Price varies by group size
Escape the hustle and bustle of Shanghai with a getaway to Zhujiajiao Water Town. Explore traditional architecture and take a relaxing boat ride through the waterways. This private half-day tour takes care of all transfers and entrance fees, and you can upgrade to include lunch or dinner.
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* A traveler said: "The tour was excellent and beyond our expectations! Snow, our tour guide, was fabulous! She was friendly, personable and full of interesting information! She made our trip very memorable and customized the tour to our liking 😍 She deserves much more than five stars!! 💖 💖 💖 ✹ ✹ ✹ The driver was professional and the vehicle very comfortable! She even had treats and gifts for my husband's bday! Thanks to the viator team Alana and Snow for arranging everything! We highly recommend their services!"


Shanghai Night River Cruise Tour with Xinjiang Style Dining Experience

Shanghai Night River Cruise Tour with Xinjiang Style Dining Experience

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179
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$138.00
Price varies by group size
From
$138.00
Price varies by group size
Get the most out of your Shanghai trip by experiencing the combination of a Huangpu River cruise and a Xinjiang food experience. Take the stress out of navigating the metro, and instead travel in a private, air-conditioned vehicle. See multiple famous Shanghai landmarks from your river cruise such as Oriental Pearl TV Tower and World Financial Center, and have a guide to translate the menu during your Xinjiang feast.
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* A traveler said: "As a foreigner during the Corona crisis, this tour was the only one which did not cancel and Alana spend significant efforts to get the River Cruise tickets organized upfront. We had a great time with a wonderful spot on the boat, a lot of background information and some nice dinner at the restaurant. 100% recommended!"


Shanghai Half Day Morning or Afternoon Sightseeing Tour

Shanghai Half Day Morning or Afternoon Sightseeing Tour

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103
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$56.54
From
$56.54
Enhance your experience of Shanghai regardless of time constrains on a morning or afternoon half-day sightseeing tour. See the best of Shanghai with a knowledgeable guide as you discover historical highlights like The Bund and the Jade Buddha Temple. Learn the complex process of pearl cultivation at the Fresh Water Pearl Gallery; absorb the antique charm of Shanghai Old Street; and delve into the city’s rich historical heritage at Shanghai Museum. Convenient round-trip transportation from your Shanghai hotel is included on this tour.
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* A traveler said: "I only wish we had booked a full day! Our traveling companions were terrific, the guide and driver were excellent. We had some great shopping opportunities. The city is beautiful, and this tour was a great way to be introduced to it. Recommended!"


3-Hour Private Tour to Jewish Ghetto and Shanghai Bund

3-Hour Private Tour to Jewish Ghetto and Shanghai Bund

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22
  • 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$90.00
Price varies by group size
From
$90.00
Price varies by group size
Immerse yourself in Shanghai’s little-known Jewish districts—known as “Little Vienna”— on this specialty-themed private tour. Highlights include collections of photographs, films, and personal items at the Jewish Refugees Museum, the old stone houses and winding back alleys that once housed a thriving Jewish immigrant population, and British-Jewish art-deco heritage along the Bund waterfront.
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* A traveler said: "Mason was knowledgeable and an excellent guide. We learned what we wanted to. We would recommend to all history buffs"


Zhujiajiao Water Town and Shanghai City Private Day Tour

Zhujiajiao Water Town and Shanghai City Private Day Tour

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391
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$208.00
Price varies by group size
From
$208.00
Price varies by group size
Save time without compromising on experience on this door-to-door private guided tour that covers Zhujiajiao Ancient Town and key Shanghai highlights. First, explore the ancient water town of Zhujiajiao by boat and foot, and savor a local lunch. Then, spend the afternoon discovering Shanghai: the 16th-century Yu Garden, the Bund, and the Shanghai Tower. Upgrade to include a Shanghai dinner.
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* A traveler said: "I had a great experience on this customized tour-my tour guide Wilson was very knowledgeable and friendly."


Walking Through the Hidden Door of Shanghai Old Town

Walking Through the Hidden Door of Shanghai Old Town

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87
  • 3 hours to 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$99.00
Price varies by group size
From
$99.00
Price varies by group size
From ancient carvings located behind laundries to the 300-year-old Secluded Library (not open to the public), learn what lies behind the modern glamour of one of China’s largest and most cosmopolitan cities on this private walking tour of Old Shanghai. With just your group and private guide, head to a number of off-the-beaten-track attractions and quirky historical sites that create a fuller understanding of Shanghai’s history and contemporary culture alike.
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* A traveler said: "Fei Fei was a great guide who showed us a few different areas of Shanghai not usually visited by tourists. She was passionate and had a lot of enthusiasm. The tour was great and more so because of a great guide."


Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hotels: Private with Meet & Greet Service

Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hotels: Private with Meet & Greet Service

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49
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$35.00
Price varies by group size
From
$35.00
Price varies by group size
One-way private transfer from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai hotels Avoid the hassle of locating a taxi by pre-booking your private transfer service Our driver will go inside the airport and wait for you at the exit by holding your name sign. Ride in comfort and safety with a courteous professional driver Includes an air-conditioned car with ample room for luggage storage
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* A traveler said: "Mr. Orange Transfer Service was the company, and they contacted me ahead of time via WhatsApp with clear instructions as well as contact information (both driver's and office phone numbers). The driver, Mr. Wang, had already been there when I arrived. The whole process was easy, safe, and seamless."


Suzhou and Zhouzhuang Water Village Full Day Coach Tour from Shanghai

Suzhou and Zhouzhuang Water Village Full Day Coach Tour from Shanghai

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43
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$135.00
From
$135.00
Spend the day exploring beyond Shanghai’s city limits—and discover two of the region’s most beautiful destinations—on this full-day tour of Suzhou and the Zhouzhuang Water Town. Following pickup from one of several central locations, travel via comfortable, air-conditioned coach to Suzhou, where you’ll visit the UNESCO-listed Master of Nets Garden, will see the Grand Canal, and more. Then, transfer to the Zhouzhuang Water Town, where you’ll explore the centuries-old buildings and waterways by boat.
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* A traveler said: "Frank was patient. humorous. The pace of the tour was leisurely and there was enough time for detour to get local fruits too. It was fun."


All-inclusive Customized Shanghai Layover Tour

All-inclusive Customized Shanghai Layover Tour

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15
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$210.00
Price varies by group size
From
$210.00
Price varies by group size
Make the most of your airport layover on this whirlwind guided tour of Shanghai—also well-suited to cruise ship passengers. Tick off impressive landmarks, from the cutting-edge Bund waterfront to the 400-year-old imperial gardens. Veteran travelers who have already covered the highlights can choose from lesser-known sights like the Propaganda Poster Art Center or Jade Buddha Temple.
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* A traveler said: "We have very much enjoyed the tour with Lemon. Her English was impeccable, she managed to show us a lot of Shanghai places of interest within a short period of time that we had, and she even accommodated our request for traveling on the magnetic levitation train. Five stars!"


Suzhou and Zhouzhuang Water Village Day Trip from Shanghai

Suzhou and Zhouzhuang Water Village Day Trip from Shanghai

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400
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$135.00
From
$135.00
Appreciate China’s provincial delights during a full-day tour of two charming traditional towns from Shanghai. Escape the metropolitan mayhem of the city and see how daily life has remained unchanged in these quaint and ancient enclaves. With an accomplished guide, stroll amid the botanical beauty of Suzhou’s gorgeous gardens; cruise along the waterways of Zhozhuang on a Chinese-style gondola; and appease your appetite with a delicious Chinese lunch in a rustic restaurant. Enjoy convenient round-trip transportation from your Shanghai hotel.
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* A traveler said: "Our tour guide Tom was excellent. He understood that we had read up on the histories of Suzhou and he added to our knowledge. We enjoyed the Master of Nets Garden which is a UNESCO site, and the water village of Zhouzhuang, where 20,000 people live and sell their wares."


Private Evening Tour: VIP Huangpu River Cruise and Shanghai Lights

Private Evening Tour: VIP Huangpu River Cruise and Shanghai Lights

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66
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$128.00
Price varies by group size
From
$128.00
Price varies by group size
See the city of Shanghai light up at night on this private evening tour, which takes you to top attractions such as the French Concession and the Zig-Zag Bridge. Take in panoramic views of the city from the VIP deck of a cruise along the Huangpu River, and then choose to be dropped off back at your hotel or to continue your evening out on the town.
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* A traveler said: "This was a great tour done by Mark, he will go the extra mile to make sure you have a memorable experience. Alot of these tour guides depend on tips as a bulk of the costs goes to their boss, so make sure to tip them if you enjoyed the tour. Even a small tip means a great deal to these hard workers"


Private Full-Day Tour: Shanghai Old and New Highlights

Private Full-Day Tour: Shanghai Old and New Highlights

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399
  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$121.50
Price varies by group size
From
$121.50
Price varies by group size
Discover old and modern Shanghai as you wish on a full-day private tour. With a personal guide, explore attractions like The Bund, Ming-Dynasty Yu Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, and visit the observation deck of one of Shanghai’s highest skyscrapers. Customize your itinerary to suit you and opt to explore by private vehicle with lunch and select entrance fees included, or by private vehicle or public transit with lunch and entrance fees at own expense.
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* A traveler said: "We had one day in shanghai to see the sites and spent it with Lily. She customized it to fit what we were interested in seeing and the weather (which wasn't great). This was a no rush tour - we had time to really enjoy the museum, gardens and the marketplaces. Overall, very nice day and would recommend to everyone."


Shanghai Private Tour with River Cruise, Shanghai Tower, and Lunch or Dinner

Shanghai Private Tour with River Cruise, Shanghai Tower, and Lunch or Dinner

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18
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$176.50
Price varies by group size
From
$176.50
Price varies by group size
Get a taste of Shanghai’s highlights and famous cuisine on this flexible private tour, with a choice of morning or afternoon departure. Settle inside a private, air-conditioned vehicle and tailor the itinerary around your interests and guide’s recommendations. Explore the Yuyuan Bazaar, admire bird’s-eye views from the Shanghai Tower, take a River Huangpu cruise, savor a classic Shanghai lunch or dinner, and more. Cruise, Shanghai Tower admission, meal, and hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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* A traveler said: "We had our reservations confirmed when we arrived at our room. Next day our guide Daisy arrived on time with our driver. Great guidance through all the tours & help with dinner ordering, getting a fork & everything. Dinner was great my favorite was the dumpings filled with broth. Daisy delivered us to the hotel safe & sound."


Best of Shanghai Day Tour, including Jade Buddha Temple & Bund & Yuyuan Garden

Best of Shanghai Day Tour, including Jade Buddha Temple & Bund & Yuyuan Garden

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291
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$79.00
From
$79.00
Enhance your sightseeing experience of Shanghai on an enriching full-day excursion around the city. See all of the city’s spectacular sights with a knowledgeable guide as you tour a selection of historical highlights; absorb the sacred majesty of the Jade Buddha Temple; immerse yourself in the city’s rich heritage at the Shanghai Museum; and stroll amid the botanical beauty of the Yuyuan Garden. Walk along the Bund and the former French Concession and enjoy a traditional Chinese lunch.
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* A traveler said: "Frank is an excellent tour guide. He is very knowledgeable and takes care of his clients. He even took pictures and sent them to me by WeChat."


Hangzhou Private Customized Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train

Hangzhou Private Customized Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train

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60
  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$275.00
Price varies by group size
From
$275.00
Price varies by group size
The dream-like beauty of West Lake led to Hangzhou's nickname as the "Heavenly City." Tour Hangzhou's top attractions, including the West Lake area and the Meijiawu Tea Farm, alongside a private guide on this day trip from Shanghai, which includes transportation and optional tour upgrades for lunch and entrance fees.
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* A traveler said: "We had a fantastic trip with Lilly. We saw all the tour as described, it was well organised and full of fun. Lilly ensured we had a great time and checked our likes and dislikes, she also went out of her way so that my husband could get a cold drink while at the train station."


Private Arrival or Departure Transfer: Shanghai Pudong Airport

Private Arrival or Departure Transfer: Shanghai Pudong Airport

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15
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$44.39
Price varies by group size
From
$44.39
Price varies by group size
Use a door to door transfer, a comfortable and hassle free service that will allow you to enjoy your journey from the moment you arrive to the beautiful city of Shanghai. Your driver will be waiting for you in Shanghai Pudong Airport arrival hall and will take you straight to your centrally located hotel in Shanghai.
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* A traveler said: "Our driver arrived on time at the hotel and drove us confidently and responsibly to the airport. It took all the anxiety out of getting there. A first rate service."


Private Suzhou Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train with All Inclusive Option

Private Suzhou Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train with All Inclusive Option

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33
  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$198.00
Price varies by group size
From
$198.00
Price varies by group size
Escape the bustle of modern Shanghai and enjoy a relaxing day in small-town China during this all-inclusive day trip to Suzhou, a picturesque riverside city famed for its centuries-old heritage. The Trip include a round-trip bullet train ticket. Upgrade your tour with all-inclusive package which offers a complimentary traditional Chinese lunch, a scenic boat ride along the Grand Canal, and a private rickshaw ride through history-packed Pingjiang Road.
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* A traveler said: "Very enjoyable day. Perfectly led by Daisy whose knowledge was extensive. She made it a very interesting day. All arrangements worked out perfectly."


Private Shanghai Brewery Tour with Rice Wine Tasting, Local Snacks

Private Shanghai Brewery Tour with Rice Wine Tasting, Local Snacks

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3
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$121.14
Price varies by group size
From
$121.14
Price varies by group size
Immerse yourself in the nightlife of Shanghai's French concession area on this private 3-hour brewery tour. Stop at three local breweries to taste Chinese beers, accompanied by local snacks such as dumplings, pot stickers, and won tons. This private tour guarantees personalized attention from your dedicated guide.
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* A traveler said: "This tour is amazing! JIM, the guide, speaking very good english, kind, knows lots about beer. The tour started at 7.00pm. at the lobby of hotel. We went 5 places, all very nice. The tour includes some beers but you can order extra, just tell Jim. If you are a beer lover, this is the tour for you."


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

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

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41
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$120.00
Price varies by group size
From
$120.00
Price varies by group size
Enjoy personalized attention and a flexible itinerary on this half-day private tour of Shanghai. Hit all the major attractions, including the Bund, the French Concession, Yu Garden, Old Town, and the Pudong Financial District. Stop in a local tea house for a sample of traditional Chinese tea. Round-trip transportation from the cruise port or your hotel provided.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide, Jaime was excellent and open to doing what we were most interested in such as a tea ceremony and tasting local food!"


Private Arrival Transfer: Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Hotel

Private Arrival Transfer: Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Hotel

star-4.5
6
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$27.00
Price varies by group size
From
$27.00
Price varies by group size
Enjoy a hassle-free visit to Shanghai with a convenient airport pick up and transfer to downtown Shanghai. Once you reach the exit of arrivals hall, your experienced and professional driver will be waiting to whisk you off in the utmost comfort and safety to your chosen city destination. With varies of vehicles available this transfer is ideal for small and large traveling groups alike. Simply sit back, relax and enjoy the luxury of this efficient door-to-door service.
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* A traveler said: "Our driver met us with a name placard, took our luggage and led us to his car without rushing us. He drove responsibly and delivered us to our hotel efficiently. The car was clean and comfortable."


4-Hour Flexible Private Shanghai City Tour

4-Hour Flexible Private Shanghai City Tour

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17
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$115.00
Price varies by group size
From
$115.00
Price varies by group size
Customize this private guided tour of Shanghai by picking two to three attractions to visit. On the half-day tour you can either follow a suggested itinerary or choose based on your interests. Attractions include the well-preserved Yuyuan Garden, the Bund or Riverside Promenade (Binjiang Da Dao) with skyline views, the French quarter, and more.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide Berlin was very knowledgeable and easy to understand and very easy to talk to. Overall it was a great experience."


Private Pick-up From Shanghai Pudong Airport to Locations in City

Private Pick-up From Shanghai Pudong Airport to Locations in City

star-4.5
47
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$66.67
per group
From
$66.67
per group
This is a hassle free one way private transfer service from Pudong International Airport (PVG) to downtown Shanghai. Your driver will meet you at passenger arrival area, and send you to the hotel or place you want to go in Shanghai.
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* A traveler said: "Great job very happy on time polite smooth ride. On time I do not like writing reviews trying to get to 100."


Flexible Hangzhou Private Tour from Shanghai by Bullet Train

Flexible Hangzhou Private Tour from Shanghai by Bullet Train

star-5
110
  • 10 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$276.00
Price varies by group size
From
$276.00
Price varies by group size
You can choose the attractions you visit and the places you see on this private full-day tour of Hangzhou. Work with your guide to customize your itinerary, and see famous spots, such as Meijiawu Tea Village, Leifeng Pagoda, Yuewang Temple, Liuhe Pagoda, and Longjing Village. Go on a boat ride on West Lake, see Chinese monks at Lingyin Temple, or even taste snakes on Hefang Street. This tour includes round-trip bullet-train tickets.
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* A traveler said: "Berlin was a very knowledgeable guide and attentive to details. She made great suggestions to customize the tour for us!"


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