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4 Days Cultural  Shanghai Tour

Tour Code: SHJT- 09                 团       号:SHJT-09
Departure:
Every day                    发车日期:每日发车

Tour Type: budget tour, sightseeing, cultural journey
Attraction:  Jade Buddha Temple, the Bund, Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Financial Center, Xintiandi, Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, M50 Creative Park

Highlight: Shanghai is definitely a city that’s one-of-a-kind in China, and probably in the rest of the world as well. Being named as the “Paris of the East” or “Paradise of adventurers”, this city has always attracted different kinds of people from many countries.We will also explore the more traditional side of the city by visiting the gardens, temples and the old residential areas. Shanghai cuisine is also very unique, as it includes many local influences, which you will taste for yourself during our lunch in one of the restaurants.


Day and day itinerary:

Day 1 Arrive in   Shanghai  
Place & Transport:: Airport pick-up, 
Today's Activitie  Arrival at Shanghai :Pick up &check  The local guide will pick you up the airport. Then you will be transferred to check in a comfortable hotel. Free for the rest of the day.The night is your free time. If you feel like experiencing a vibrant Shanghai nightlife with your family, you may as well leave the hotel for the most famous Nanjing Road and The Bund.A walk along The Bund and cruises along the river are good family activities. Nanjing Rd. (East) is right there, You may get dazzled by the world of Garment, shoes, jewelry, accessory, snack and souvenir…
Meals: No Meals

Day2  Shanghai  Tours 
Place & Transport:   Shanghai 
Today's Activities; Today, enjoy your full day city tour covering the Jade Buddha Temple. Then move to Yuyuan Garden, a Chinese classic garden in city downtown, and the nearby old street. Next have a bird-eye view of the city after ascending Shanghai new landmark- Shanghai Financial Center in the new and fast-developing Lujiazui. In the evening, have a nice walk along the Bund, Shanghai famed waterfront promenade and Xintiandi, a chic restaurant, pub and boutique area to catch a magic view of Shanghai.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

 Yu Yuan  Yuyuan Garden is a famous classical garden which was finished in 1577 by a government officer of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) named Pan Yunduan.With its shaded alcoves, glittering pools churning with carp, pavilions, pines sprouting wistfully from rockeries, whispering bamboo, jasmine clumps, stony recesses and roving bands of Japanese tourists, the Yuyuan Gardens are one of Shanghai's top-notch sights. With over 1000 visitors daily, securing an early morning visit is advisable. The adjacent bazaar is great for a browse, if you can ignore the surrounding sales roar.

Jade Buddha Temple Jade Buddha Temple was built to keep two precious jade Buddhist statues which are not only rare cultural relics but alsoporcelain.artworks.Located in the western part of Shanghai, the Jade Buddha Temple is something that all visitors should see. It was build more than 100 years ago to house two relics: jade Buddha statues. Today, it is a tranquil place and a popular tourist destination that houses a number of relics. If the hectic pace of the city is too much for you, take a trip to the Jade Buddha Temple and see how much more relaxed you fee

The Shanghai World Financial Center   The Shanghai World Financial Centre, or Center, is a soaring glass skyscraper with a distinctive opening at the top----

The Bund also called the Zhongshan Road, is a famous waterfront and regarded as the symbol of Shanghai for hundreds of years.Walking along the Bund, you will see an amazing contrast of the old and the new Shanghai. On the Shanghai Bund side, you will see old style architecture well preserved from the 1930's, and just across the Huangpu River, you will see the newest sky scrappers of the Pudong New Area - you'll also get a fantastic view of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower. As one of the top ten attractions, you should definitely take a tour of the Bund in Shanghai.

Xin Tian DiShanghai Xin Tian Di has become the best place for visitors to appreciate the history and modern life of the city.A neighborhood of old Shikumen (a type of tenement found only in Shanghai) has been saved by a restoration that turned the old stone buildings into boutiques, clubs and restaurants. Xin Tian Di is not only China's finest historical redevelopment project, but also a model for Asia.

Day3  Shanghai  Tours 
Place & Transport:   Shanghai 
Today's Activities; After a photo stop at People Square and begin your today sightseeing activity. The picturesque green space surrounded by buildings on all sides. Then, visit the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall to see the vision for the new Shanghai, complete with exhibits and an impressive scale model of the city planned for the future. Then move to M50 Creative Park on Moganshan Road. In the evening, enjoy the night view by cruising the Huangpu River.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch   

Urban Planning Exhibition Hall  One of Shanghai's best and most visited museums, the Urban Planning Exhibition Hall at People's Square documents the changing face of Shanghai and is an essential vising point for those interested in the evolution of the city. A perfect scale model of the entire city on the 6th floor model shows planned and recent developments of Shanghai.

Mo Gan Shan Art District
Presenting one of Shanghai’s most stylish locales, the Mo Gan Shan Art District boasts Shanghai’s latest, flourishing painters as well as China’s most revered artists. Explore small workshops and large exhibition houses offering a diverse and eclectic range of stunning artwork.

 Huangpu River CruiseCruises are available everyday, including the shorter cruises  and the complete cruises,Whether it is in the daytime or at night, the views along the river are the same beautiful. Along the river, tourists can check out the city's skylines, the Old City, the bridges built along the river, the busy port area, the Bund with its historical Western style buildings, the Hongqiao International Airport, Changxing Islet, Chongming Islet, and the site of an ancient fort. A mixture of the heavily silted waters of Huangpu River and the clear ocean tide creates three beautiful layers of yellow, green and blue at the Wusong Estuary.

  • Day4 Leave Shanghai    
    Place & Transport:   Shanghai 
    Today's Activities:Next you’ll bring the whole family to experience the fast speed in the world. In 47 minutes the incredible maglev train will get you to Pudong International Airport from Metro Longyang Station, putting a happy period to your tour in Shanghai.. 
    Meals: Breakfast

  • B=breakfast; L=lunch; D=dinner;
    Featured Hotels
    Budget Class Standard Class Deluxe Class
    Shanghai Pacific Hotel Shanghai Jianguo Hotel Shanghai Jinjiang Hotel Shanghai
    We will arrange hotels of the same class if there are no rooms available during your travelling periods.
    Price ( per person, in US  (1:6,30)  dollars)
    2 persons 3 persons 4 persons 5 persons 6-9 persons Single Room Supplement
    Budget US$580 US$478 US$398 US$378 US$350 US$70
    Standard US$640 US$518 US$455 US$431 US$349 US$90
    Deluxe US$730 US$620 US$558 US$532 US$502 US$170

    » Your tour day starts and ends at a hotel in the city, which may or may not be included. If a hotel is included it is listed by name on the itinerary for each night.

    » Discounts for children in China are based on height. Let us know your child's age and height and we can calculate accordingly.

    All tours are billed in Chinese CNY. Prices in currencies other than Chinese CNY are displayed for reference only. The exchange rates are subject to daily change.
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    Included in the tour price

    • Admission tickets to all sights listed on the itinerary - no hidden costs
    •  Meals in quality local restaurants with unlimited standard drinks (Coke, Sprite, bottled water, Chinese tea)
    • Free bottled water supplied in your vehicle - drink up!
    • Private English speaking guide (selected/trained by our American owner), sane driver and quality, air-conditioned vehicle


    Not included in the tour price

    • You may tip your guide and driver for good service.
    •  International travel insurance (you should purchase your own policy in your home country)

    Tipping:
    If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides and drivers a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.

                                                                   

    How to book this tour?
    Please email us and let us know the information below:
    1. Your arrival date and flight number.
    2. The name you used to book your hotel.
    3. The date that you would like to take this tour.
    4. The number of persons in your group.

    Custom Tailoring: Design your own tour with our help to meet your unique interests, You don't have to compromise, do exactly what you want to do! Let us assist you to tailor-make your own China Experience. Tell us what you need now!

    chinauniquetour  is a branch of CTS (China International Travel Service), one of China's largest and oldest travel agencies.Your satisfaction is our priority. All our guides, drivers and vehicles are carefully selected, certified for tourism and fully insured. Our tours have no unscheduled or mandatory shopping stops so you spend your time and money wisely.

     

     


     

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