Traditional Tea Culture & Shikumen Secret of Nongtang Bike Tour

Summary

Explore the main Shikumen communities by cycle through the old Nongtang from Japanses Concession,British Concession to French Concession on a 7 hours cycle trip with a professional local tour guided.The aim of the tour actually is a history education.you will learn what is Shikumen building and what does it mean to Shanghai history?What makes it so typical and unique in China?Get insight into the Unique architectural style from xintiandi and Tianzifang in French Concession.Relize Xintiandi is a brilliant example of this effort.It is not only China’s finest historical redevelopment project,but also a model for Asia.Walking in the narrow lane of Shikumen community get an idea of how residents share these lanes to pubilc space who have been carrying out their daily lives and con-ducting business in the neighborhood.Learn the living habits of residents in Shikumen.Your guide will tell you the forming reason,evolution process of it.During the tour you will hit the culture highlights by seeing the street vendor and wet market in the Nongtang.Discover all that’s possible of Shanghai by a bike tour.

Tour info

Duration
7 hours
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Why take this tour?

Discover the hidden gems of Shanghai Shikumen on a 7 hours insider biking tour with a savvy guide plus a tea culture education in an ancient history building from 9:00am to 3:00pm.Explore the old alleys, ancient buildings, wet market,street vendor at Shikumen neighborhood and visiting speciality historical block to sample different Shikumen house.You'll see top attractions like the Bund and historical gems like Xintiandi in French Concession.Enjoy another vivid local life style of ordinary residence live in Shikumen buildings located at old historical block area.During the tour there is a lot of shikumen buildings awaiting you to explore!You will learn the hidden secret of Shikumen and its ancient roots.Tour included Duolun celebrity historical street,Tea test (if we catch up the right time) antique market,famous foodie street and so on.

What’s included?

  • Bottled water

  • Tea Culture Education & Test

  • Professional guide

  • Use of bicycle

  • Use of helmet

  • Snacks

  • Other items not mentioned

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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  • Duration: 7h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

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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:

Bike China Tours is a bicycle tour operator running since 2010 at downtown of Shanghai.We provide a guided bike tours & walking tour in shanghai as well as other surrounding areas and help visitors explore & experience traditional Chinese historic culture, local customs and life style. Our bike tours are safe, suitable for all age, fitness levels and offer an exciting way to discover the best sights of the city.

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