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Private Yu Garden, The Bund, French Concession, Pudong Half-Day Tour

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Enjoy a 4 hours private tour with a professional driver tour guide and a private vehicle to "can't miss" highlights of Shanghai. Experience the contrasts of Tall and Short, Old and New, East and West in this dynamic city. Follow your friendly driver guide to see The Bund, French Concession, Yu Garden, Old Town plus Pudong Financial District are all included. In addition, you have a chance to try local Chinese tea in local tea house for free. The pickup place for this tour can be either from your hotel or cruise port.
  • Check off Shanghai’s must-dos—including tea!—in just half a day
  • Visit Yu Garden, the Bund, the former French Concession, and Pudong
  • Enjoy personalized attention from your private guide
  • Relax with round-trip transportation from your hotel or the cruise port
What to Expect
Your private guide will pick you you from your hotel or the port and drive you into Shanghai. Start at the Bund, the historic waterfront with sweeping views across the Huangpu River. Continue to the 16th-century Yu Garden and historic Shanghai Old Street before a relaxing stop at a Chinese teahouse to taste some local tea. Next, explore the former French Concession, first built in the 19th century. Then step into the 21st century in Pudong, the city’s towering business and financial district that’s home to skyscrapers including the Jin Mao Tower, the Shanghai Tower, and the Shanghai World Financial Center. Your tour ends with transportation back to your hotel, the port, or another downtown spot.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Your centrally located hotel in Shanghai or the Downtown Ocean Cruise Pier
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Bottled water
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Yu Garden (Yuyuan)
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time upon booking
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

Tom met us at our hotel and toured my husband and two teenagers around Shanghai for a private tour. We booked the half day tour which was perfect. I was surprised how much Tom was able to fit in and the tour was the perfect...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kindra S
Reviewed 26 July 2019 via mobile

Worth doing a Shanghai city tour to get grounded as to what’s what. Our tour guide was terrific - informed and really helped shape her comments and the whole experience to our interests. She also shared a lot of great places to eat and visit...More

Thank elissafinkwa
Reviewed 25 June 2019 via mobile

We had a fabulous trip with Tom. He spoke excellent English and told us lots of interesting facts about Shanghai. We had a little problem during the trip and he sorted it out of us with great help. When we return we will use Tom...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank SuzyMcArdle
Reviewed 25 June 2019

We had Tom Zhang as our guide and he was so friendly, knowledgeable and kept us adults, teens and children all interested and secure. Would definitely do another tour with him. Unfortunately we made a mistake of going to a tea shop and bought tea...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank emiliemarteau99
Reviewed 11 June 2019

Judy ( Tour Guide ) and Joe ( Driver ) was outstanding. Meet us at Baoshan Cruise Ship Port on time with a big smile and made us feel welcomed. Frist stop was the Bund, then Yu Gardens, The French Concession and final stop to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank dmitsuda
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8 April 2019|
Response from bksu | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think they can. But you may want to check if they apply extra charges
26 October 2018|
Response from FelicityEM | Reviewed this property |
We had a private driver who worked with the guide so yes they can pick you up from your hotel. The tour took about 3 hours from memory as we also did they tea ceremony.
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