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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!"


Flexible Private Shanghai Layover Tour

Flexible Private Shanghai Layover Tour

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68
  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$152.00
Price varies by group size
From
$152.00
Price varies by group size
Don’t spend your Shanghai stopover inside the airport; maximize your time in China and opt for a private and customizable sightseeing tour instead. This personalized layover tour is tailored to your needs and allows you to tick off The Bund (Waitan), French Concession, and Yuyuan Garden in limited time. Airport or hotel pickup and drop-off are included for added convenience.
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* A traveler said: "This was a fantastic use of time. Our guide, Alana, was great. I appreciated the early contact giving us information regarding immigration, where to meet, etc. We didn't have a lot of time but we felt we used the time well and got a good feel for the city for sure. We would certainly recommend this to other travelers with just a day layover."


Private Customized Airport Layover Tour of Shanghai City Highlights

Private Customized Airport Layover Tour of Shanghai City Highlights

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20
  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$163.20
Price varies by group size
From
$163.20
Price varies by group size
Turn your long layover in Shanghai into a full tour of the city with this private 8-hour tour, which includes round-trip transportation from the airport. Visit top attractions like Yu Garden, Nanjing Road, and more alongside a guide with extensive knowledge about Shanghai; or, work with your guide to create a customized itinerary that suits your interests.
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* A traveler said: "Lily was very informative, spoke great English, and was very patient with us. I definitely recommend the day trip."


Shanghai Pudong Airport Layover Private Maglev Walking Tour-Yuyuan&hightlights

Shanghai Pudong Airport Layover Private Maglev Walking Tour-Yuyuan&hightlights

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2
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$124.00
Price varies by group size
From
$124.00
Price varies by group size
1.It is a no-worry tour.Our tour guide will wait you at the exit of your flight in arrivals hall. 2.Private tour,only your group will participate 3.Specific tour for visa-free transit and layover tourists. 4.All Inclusive Tour,included 2 ways Maglev Train,metro line and Bus tickets,all entrance fees and lunch. 5.Taking Maglev train-the highest Speed is 430km/h,experience the fast vehicle in Shanghai 6.Travelling by metro line,ejoy local life and economic plan 7.Visiting Yuyuan Garden,the Bund,Luzjiazui,Tianzifang-the most famous attractions in Shanghai in your limitted time 8.Tasting steamed dumpling or hot pot.Must be unforgetful tour. 9.Remark:We suggest tourists who has at least 8h to select this tour.Please reply us arrival and departure flight information.The earliest pick-up time is 8:30am
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* A traveler said: "Ms Jin is wonderful person.She treated me with utmost care and respect.I certainly recommend this trip"


Private Shanghai Layover Tour to Xinchang Ancient Town with Lunch

Private Shanghai Layover Tour to Xinchang Ancient Town with Lunch

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1
  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$161.90
Price varies by group size
From
$161.90
Price varies by group size
Make the most of your layover time at Pudong International Airport and go for a tour instead of waiting around in the terminals. A local guide drives you and your party to Xinchang Ancient Town to enjoy lunch and take a scenic boat ride along the river. Afterward, enjoy a cup of tea as you sit back and appreciate the old way of life that is still prevalent here.
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* A traveler said: "I had a great time, my guide was awesome. She messaged me a day ahead of time with information on how to navigate the airport which was so useful. She also assisted me with written instructions in the local language which enabled me to identify what I needed to do in the airport. The food was such an array of things and my family loved the experience. We were able to walk along the water to the many stores and experience the full culture. I enjoyed the water ride. They had great energy and made this layover a pleasant experience rather than waiting all day in the airport."


Shanghai Tower Observation Deck Admission Ticket

Shanghai Tower Observation Deck Admission Ticket

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28
  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$30.77
From
$30.77
It’s wise to book in advance for the 2,070-foot (632-meter) Shanghai Tower, one of the world’s highest buildings and one of China’s top attractions. With these tickets, you can race up in the elevators and soak up views over one of the world’s great skylines from the 118th-floor observation deck.
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* A traveler said: "Great tower but less impressive than Burj Khalifa which I visited in March 2017 Burj Khalifa is more than 200 meters higher !!!"


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"


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."


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!"


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."


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

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

star-5
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."


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
$44.60
Price varies by group size
From
$44.60
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."


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."


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."


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."


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!"


Flexible Hangzhou Private Tour from Shanghai by Bullet Train

Flexible Hangzhou Private Tour from Shanghai by Bullet Train

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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!"


Private Transfer From City to Shanghai Pudong International Airport

Private Transfer From City to Shanghai Pudong International Airport

star-4.5
16
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$66.67
per group
From
$66.67
per group
This is a one way private transfer from Downtown Shanghai to Pudong International Airport. Your private driver is well-trained in both safety and hospitality on a monthly basis. This worry free airport transfer service is 24 by 7 for you.
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* A traveler said: "This service is the only way to go! Our driver and guide were on time, friendly, and got us to the airport safely. Our party of six had plenty of luggage as this was just one leg of a three week Asia vacation, but the large private coach easily accommodated all of our belongings. Such a time saver!"


Shanghai Circus World: ERA Intersection of Time Acrobatics Show

Shanghai Circus World: ERA Intersection of Time Acrobatics Show

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197
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$48.00
From
$48.00
During your Shanghai sojourn, immerse yourself in the cultural extravagance of an 'ERA Intersection of Time' show at Shanghai Circus World. See a captivating combination of Chinese history, mesmerizing martial arts and incredible special effects throughout the unique spectacle. Watch China evolve from humble beginnings to the global superpower it is today, and enjoy entertaining live music and elaborate costumes as you experience the family-friendly show.
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* A traveler said: "If visiting Shanghai I would highly recommend you take in this show. The performance was amazing. There are a couple of acrobat shows in Shanghai, but having spoke to others who had seen them all they also agreed that this was the best"


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."


Shanghai Bus Tour Hop-on Hop-off Premium Ticket including City Top Attraction Admissions
Experience all of Shanghai’s historical highlights and impressive landmarks on a hop-on, hop-off sightseeing bus tour. Sail past alluring attractions like the People’s Plaza, the Nanpu Bridge, The Bund and the Jade Buddha Temple on a distinctive double-decker bus, and disembark whenever you wish to explore further. Use your pass to discover three distinct routes, all of which visit must-see monuments sure to capture your attention.
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* A traveler said: "Tour options were great - took the red line - short wait time for the buses. Frequency of buses was maybe 15 minutes - routes were quite good (3 to choose from)"


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."


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."


4-Hour Shanghai Private Flexible Highlight Tour with Lunch or Dinner Option

4-Hour Shanghai Private Flexible Highlight Tour with Lunch or Dinner Option

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21
  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$122.67
Price varies by group size
From
$122.67
Price varies by group size
During this fully customizable, private Shanghai tour, you get to call the shots. Enjoy a tailor-made itinerary—designed with your unique interests in mind—and choose between lunch and dinner options. Return travelers who have already ticked off the main sights can opt for lesser-known locations, like Jade Buddha Temple, Tianzifang Creative Park, or the Shanghai Propaganda Art Poster Center.
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* A traveler said: "Sunny was my main point of contact when I booked the tour. She immediately contacted me and made me feel very reassured about the tour as she was able to answer all my questions and followed up with me from booking to tour date. Even when my Visa was rejected the first time, Sunny reassured me I could try again (I would try to set aside minimum 2 hours between landing and tour start time to account for the possible visa issues, if layover is less than 24 hours). I took the Maglev to meet my guide Feifei who was absolutely wonderful, very knowledgeable about Shanghai in every aspect. Despite the cold, dreary day, Feifei took me to all the tourist attractions and was very time efficient, so was the driver. Cannot say enough good things about them. They also made sure I made it back to my flight with plenty of time to spare. I recommend spending the money (although it's a way better deal with more than one person) for peace of mind in a new country."


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