Zhujiajiao Water Town and Shanghai City Private Day Tour

Highlights

  • Includes a private guide, boat ride, authentic local lunch, and more

  • See top Shanghai highlights in a day

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Summary

Your tour begins with a front-door pickup in your hotel lobby, where you’ll prepare for an hourlong drive to Zhujiajiao, one of China’s best-preserved water towns. A private guide will lead you on a leisurely stroll down winding lanes and over picturesque stone bridges as you listen to commentary about the historic village. Get your camera ready: Next, you’ll hop aboard a boat for a relaxing canal ride, where you’ll have a front-row view of the town’s quaint traditional houses. Enjoy a break for lunch in a local restaurant for the chance to sample authentic regional delicacies. Most other tours end there, but you’ll continue the day with a visit to Shanghai city highlights, beginning with the 400-year-old pavilions of Yuyuan Garden. The action-packed tour concludes at the lively Bund district, where you’ll see staples like Shanghai Tower, home to a high-rise observatory with panoramic views of the city. You'll also have the opportunity to customize the tour with optional add-ons like the resplendent Jade Buddha Temple or the Shanghai Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient Chinese art.

Tour info

Duration
8 hours
Group Size
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Meeting Point
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Why take this tour?

With its picturesque waterways, traditional houses, and dozens of stone bridges, the ancient town of Zhujiajiao has been nicknamed the “Venice of Shanghai.” With a private guide, stroll through 1,700 years of history on a leisurely boat tour of this delightful water town. The visit also covers the spectacular highlights of Shanghai city, including The Bund and Yuyuan Garden. Your guide won't let you miss any important sight and is open to customizing your tour, which includes door-to-door transportation.

What’s included?

  • Private guide

  • Private transportation

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Local Style Lunch

  • Dinner in Shanghai city (only if option is selected)

  • Bottled water

  • Zhujiaojiao, Shanghai Tower, Yu Garden ( or Jade Buddha Temple) Admission tickets

  • Entry/Admission - Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

  • Entry/Admission - Yu Garden (Yuyuan)

  • Entry/Admission - Shanghai Tower

  • Additional food and drinks

  • Additional entrance fees

  • Gratuities

  • Airport pickup and drop-off

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Before you book

  • Duration: 8h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks required for guides in public 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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About operator:

Amazing Shanghai Trip is operated by a group of professional tour guides. We offer private sightseeing tours and business assistance for you. We would like to show you the best of Shanghai, and give you the best convenience during your stay in Shanghai.

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