Private Shanghai Day Tour Including The Bund Yu Garden Old Town Market And Shanghai Museum - Suzhou

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    Flexible; between 8:00am to 10:00am Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Point: Centrally located Shanghai hotels
    Dates: FLexible, Daily.
    Return point: Returns to original departure point
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Shanghai is largest and the most modern city in China. During the 1950s and 1960s, it became an industrial center, and it is a global financial center nowadays. You will find this city is with mixed of Western and Eastern architectures as well as the culture. This private customized day tour will take you to visit some major attractions in Shanghai, such as Bund, Shanghai museum, Yu garden and Old town market. Professional English speaking guide will give you an overview about the city as well as its interesting history and stories. You will have a reliable private transfer service form your hotel to all different attractions.


  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Led by a local guide
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

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Your tour guide will come to meet you at your hotel lobby in the morning. The bund is your stop, and you will spend a short walking tour there (45 minutes). Your tour guide will give you an epitome of Shanghai's history and take you to visit some landmark buildings along Huangpu River. You will be amazed by the marvelous view of this city.

Then you will head to the Yu Graden which is located in Old town of Shanghai. It is the most celebrated classical Chinese garden in Shanghai. The Old town Market is just right outside of the Yu garden where you can shop for some souvenirs 45 minutes to 1 hour). Your tour guide will also take you to see some of the local lanes and Shikumen houses in this area.

Lunch is at your own cost, and your tour guide can recommend you some nice local restaurant if you want.

You will spend about 2 hours in Shanghai museum in the afternoon, and it is one the top museums in China (other two are Beijing Museum and Nanjing Museum). There are 11 state-of-the-art galleries and 3 special exhibition halls inside of the museum, and all encircling a spacious cylindrical atrium. You will see a collection of 120,000 precious Chinese ancient art works of art and archaeological findings. The daily visitor control number is 8,000 and reservation is required.

Unlike many museums in China, the Shanghai museum is arranged by theme rather than by dynasty. You will start from the Ancient Chinese Bronze Gallery at first floor, and then the Ancient Chinese Sculpture Gallery where the sculptures spanning the Warring States period to the Ming Dynasty (475 B.C.-A.D. 1644). The Ceramics Gallery contains many tricolor figurines from the magnificent Tang Dynasty (A.D. 618-907) and delicately painted and fired pots from the Ming Dynasty.

Besides all above attractions, you will also have a choice of visiting Jade buddha temple or Confucian temple. In the end of tour, you will visit Shanghai Silk museum on the way back to your hotel.


Local guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Transport by private vehicle

Bottled water

Entry/Admission - Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)

Entry/Admission - Suzhou Silk Museum



Personal shopping

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Most travelers can participate

Minimum age is 20 years old

During peak season or peak hours, please expect 30 minutes waiting time to access Shanghai Museum

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Traveler Reviews

  • 25-Jan-2017

    Darren is very knowledgeable and willing to explain.
    He was accommodating to customize the tour.
    The sights and city activities were interesting.
    Overall very enjoyable.