Shanghai Cultural Experience with Local Family Visit, Paper Cutting, Calligraphy


Your private guide will meet you in the centrally located hotel around 9:00 and start this tour. The first stop is local home visit in the Former French Concession where it kept nice villas and decent stone-arched gate houses. Your guide will help you to communicate with the locals and you can learn more about people's life. Afterwards,you can experience 2-hour cultural lessons of paper cutting and calligraphy . You’ll participate in a paper cutting class under the guidance of a professional handicraftsman. Cut patterns on colorful paper by using scissors and create picturesque souvenirs to take away with you. You can also learn to write auspicious character by your calligraphy teacher , you will find Chinese is so such an interesting language. End the tour with a relaxing tea ceremony in the Jingan Park. Your tour guide will offer sightseeing suggestions for you to continue your exploration on your own or transfer back to your hotel.

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4 hours
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Why take this tour?

As the saying goes like this : When you are in Rome, do as the Romans do. Today's tour will take you to have a close look into the local people's life by visiting people's home . Afterwards you can learn some typical Chinese cultural lessons such as paper cutting and calligraphy , and finally a visit to the Jing'an Park with a cup of tea will be included in the schedule.

What’s included?

  • Hotel pickup

  • Private English speaking guide

  • Cultural experience

  • Tea break

  • Coffee and/or Tea

  • Gratuities

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Before you book

  • Duration: 4h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

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

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About operator:

China Vacation has engaged in the FIT (Foreign Indepedent Tourist) market for over 10 years. We always put the customer's satisfaction to the formost and try to enable all the visitors explore more about this amazing city through our service. Do try to contact us , if you want to learn more or experience more in Shanghai.

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