Home to more than 24 million people, Shanghai is a massive city that can be overwhelming to explore on your first visit. The city's booming economy has made it China's largest and most developed city. Spending a day or two should be enough to explore the city's bustling streets, sample unique street food dishes, visit historical sights, and marvel at its futuristic skyline. Not sure where to start? Consider booking a guided tour led by an English-speaking guide.
To make the most of your trip to Shanghai, don't miss the chance to join any of the Shanghai Boat, Cruises & Sailing Tours. During your cruise, you will get a mesmerizing view of the architecture, especially at night when the Shanghai skyline is beautifully illuminated. Your holiday to Shanghai won't be complete without sampling the city's finest delicacies. So check out the best Shanghai Food Tours and indulge in a scrumptious feast of dim sums, noodles, and a whole lot of Chinese delicacies.
To get a glimpse of the local culture, hire a guided tour to visit the cultural sights and attractions in Shanghai. The best Shanghai Cultural & Theme Tours will take you on a fun and knowledgeable journey of discovering the city. But if you'd rather choose to take part in some fun and entertaining activities during your holiday, the outdoor activities in Shanghai are a must do. For tourists who wanted to escape the chaotic and streets, book the Shanghai Day Trips & Excursions for a full day tour of the local countryside.
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Shanghai Walking & Biking Tours Price
3.5-Hour Private Shanghai Old Town Walking Tour (3 hours 30 minutes)
Half-day Private Walking Tour in Shanghai (4 hours)
Shanghai Spicy Food Tour (3 hours 30 minutes)
Half-Day Bike Tour of Shanghai Old Town with Food Tasting (4 hours)
Expert Walking Tour - Shanghai Secrets of the Former French Concession (3 hours)
Shanghai is a thriving business metropolis. It is an exciting city, and a very popular destination in China. The best way to explore the city is to wander around, you will see the highlights: the Bund, Yu Garden and the French concession area in the...Read more
Lots of sweat, howls of spicy pleasure and tasty treats are some of the things you'll experience when you dine on China's spicy foods.China has numerous regional cuisines but the spiciest dishes are from Sichuan, Hunan, Chongqing, Guizhou and Yunnan.
Food is always the quickest way to get acquainted with a culture, but the food here takes...Read more
On our multi-theme & off-the-beaten-path bicycle experience, your experienced Tour leader will escort you for an interactive and fun way to enjoy Shanghai "like a local". Food, Architecture, History, Traditions, Religion...you will get everything in just a 1/2...Read more
Follow our story-teller on this urban discovery of the "Paris of the East". It is an incredible journey transporting you from hidden lanes, where we uncovered architectural gems, to more frequented streets which can be unrolled for you like magic parchment.
We start at the renowned Fuxing Park and head quickly to the former French municipal...Read more
If you have very limited time in Shanghai, and want to go home with a great understanding of Shanghai, its people, history and culture, then this private day tour is perfect for you! You will visit both the east and west sides of Shanghai and also discover Shanghai's fascinating mix of modern and classic character. The major attractions in this...Read more
Delve beneath Shanghai's glitzy modern surface to discover the city's heritage and culture on this 8-hour private tour. Traveling either by public transport or private vehicle, you'll see People's Park, a classic Chinese market, the Jade Buddha Temple, Confucius Temple, The Bund, Riverside Promenade (Binjiang Da Dao) and Nanjing Lu (East Nanjing...Read more
This 4-hour evening tour explores Shanghai's iconic sites with lights on which is much different and charming than daytime. Sites and sounds to gain an understanding of its different angles. You'll take a cruise on the Huangpu River where you can see the amazing views of both east and west side of Shanghai. If you are hungry, you can always find...Read more
You will get an inside perspective of the changing scenes of Shanghai on this 4-hour walking tour that explores old city districts where local residents can be seen playing cards on street corners and walking the alleys in their pajamas! You will witness the great changes and the developments of recent 30 years in Shanghai. The tour includes Bund,...Read more
The former French Concession is always the highlight of a visit to Shanghai. It also becomes the city's hottest and hippest neighborhood, where trendy bars and clubs multiply like mushrooms after a rainstorm. The area still holds something of the alluring mix of scrappy Shanghainese street life, shopworn European colonial charm, Art Deco edifices,...Read more
The Bund is Shanghai's most popular and historic neighborhood. With a private walking tour, you don't have to worry about holding up the rest of tour group when you want to spend more time at each stop. Your knowledgeable private guide will make a comfortable walking pace according to your needs and give detailed explanations. And you will have...Read more
If you are a food adventurer and also enjoy walking and learning local history and culture, you surely don't want to miss this fun evening walking tour. Your friendly private guide will take you to experience the best local street food in Shanghai city center as well as to share some interesting history stories while walking though the high...Read more
Visiting Shanghai without seeing the Old Town is not a complete trip. This private 2-hour walking tour takes you to explore the famous Yu Garden and old street where you can appreciate the 5-century old private garden as well as to have a glimpse of charming Qing-Dynasty architecture in the old town bazaar. Enjoy a more personalized and fun...Read more
This guided tour will take you from your hotel in Shanghai to Suzhou to explore alluring gardens and navigate the winding waterways of Tongli on a gondola. Enjoy a original Suzhou lunch in a rustic restaurant and to finish off the tour visiting an embroidery institute to see the handicraft art. Learn about the city, and get out to explore the best...Read more
This tour takes you through four of the most famous historical Suzhou Attractions. Enjoy the beautiful design of the Master-of-Nets garden, the relics on display in the museum, the shops along the canal street of Pingjiang Road and visit a typical water town.Learn about the city, and get out to explore the best parts on your own.