Private Customized Tour: Shanghai in One Day


Depart from your Shanghai hotel after greeting your guide and embark upon your customized tour of the city's sights. Discuss the historical highlights and attractions you wish to see with your knowledgeable guide and devise an itinerary according to your interests.  Perhaps immerse yourself in Shanghai’s artistic heritage with a visit to the city museum; stroll along the picturesque The Bund area to admire the glittering waterfront and its metropolitan buildings; or explore the city’s best markets and browse bespoke boutiques and colorful stalls for designer clothing and exotic produce.  Appease your appetite for authenticity by requesting a customized food tour, in which your guide allows you to sample different Chinese cuisines in a variety of excellent restaurants. Ask to learn about the distinct architecture of the city and tour some of Shanghai’s most spellbinding structures while listening to absorbing commentary from your guide. Please submit your desired activities and attractions when reconfirming your tour.  Please note: This 8-hour tour provides guests with an English speaking guide and hotel pickup and drop-off. Taxis, public transportation, admission fees and food must be purchased at your own expense. 

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8 hours
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Why take this tour?

During your time in Shanghai, design your own itinerary to experience all of Shanghai, according to your own interests. Your local guide will take you to all of the sights you want to see on this private tour. Customize your Shanghai experience and choose from shopping, visiting historical landmarks or exploring the city’s architecture. E-mail your favorite itinerary after the booking. You will have the professional suggestion.

What’s included?

  • English-speaking tour guide

  • Private tour

  • Any transportation fees

  • Food and drinks

  • Gratuities

  • Admission tickets

  • Entry/Admission - Jade Buddha Temple

  • Entry/Admission - Yu Garden (Yuyuan)

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Before you book

  • Duration: 8h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Shanghai is a frenetic, picturesque port city, home to both traditional silk weavers and cutting-edge fashionistas. Get a taste of both ancient and contemporary sides of the city on this comprehensive full-day guided tour, which covers more than 5,000 years of Chinese history, from Ming-era temples to sleek new waterfront towers. The tour is the perfect primer for first-time visitors to Shanghai, or anyone traveling on limited time.

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