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3-Day Shanghai Essence Tour

Tour Code: SHJT- 10               团       号:SHJT-10
Departure:
Every day                    发车日期:每日发车

Tour Type: budget tour, sightseeing, cultural journey
Attraction: Shanghai Oriental Pearl TV Tower, the Bund, Nanjing Road, Shanghai Museum, Temple of City Patron, Xintiandi, People's Square, 
Highlight: This 3-Day Shanghai tour is a perfect choice for you to discover the essence of this oriental city. Shanghai, the biggest city in China as well as a famous historical and cultural city, is also the most prosperous one. Shanghai has become a international metropolis, an intoxicating blend of ancient culture and an ultra modern, attracting millions of visitors all over the world.


Day and day itinerary:

Day 1 Arrive in   Shanghai  
Place & Transport:: Airport pick-up, 
ToActivitie  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. will start your tour with a visit to Shanghai Oriental Pearl TV Tower and the Bund. Go down the bund, you may see the magnificent buildings with different architectural style, which can be called"a gallery of world architecture". Then, you will visit Temple of City Patron. That area is also an place full of traditional architectures and snakes. In the evening, you will enjoy a spectacular Acrobatics Performance.
Meals:
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.
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.

 

Day2 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   

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.

Oriental Pearl TV is the modern symbol of Shanghai City. Standing beside the Huangpu Rive with a height of 468 meters (1536 feet), it is the tallest TV tower in Asia and the third highest in the world. This unusual structure that dominates the skyline is a great attraction to tourists.The Oriental Pearl TV Tower is located in Pudong Park in Lujiazui, Shanghai. The tower, surrounded by the Yangpu Bridge in the northeast and the Nanpu Bridge in the southwest, creates a picture of "twin dragons playing with pearls". The entire scene is a photographic jewel that excites the imagination and --

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.

Jiangnan Silk Shop and Workshop: See how silk is produced from the cocoons of silk worms, and turned into the beautiful fabric we all know and love. Silk filled duvets are excellent value, and the showroom offers everything from small souvenirs to larger items. The beauty of real silk is that it's so light, and packs really easily.
Tel: 021-62660378
Address: 289, Ao'men Road, Putuo District, Shanghai
Old Shanghai Restaurant: Old Shanghai Restaurant is an old and famous local restaurant which serves typical Shanghai Food as well as different flavors from other parts of China.

Day3 Shanghai  Tours 
Place & Transport: Depart Shanghai, Flight not included
Today's Activities: MagLev Train(one way), Hotel to airport Transfer (Shanghai)
Meals: Breakfast

- MagLev Train(one way) (10 minutes): The only commercial Maglev (magnetic levitation) rail system in the world, reaching 430 km/hr on the 7 minute run between Pudong International Airport and Longyang station. But this still leaves a way to go to get anywhere interesting in Shanghai (a car takes about 40-50 minutes over the same distance). Best done on a different day from arrival, to avoid having to carry your bags onto the train, or hang around the other end waiting for your driver.

Featured Hotels
Budget Class Standard Class Deluxe Class
Shanghai Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World The Bund Hotel Shanghai Kingtown Hotel Plaza 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$439 US$410 US$400 US$390 US$349 US$83
Standard US$476 US$450 US$440 US$430 US$396 US$117
Deluxe US$569 US$550 US$540 US$530 US$489 US$210

» 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.