Private Layover Tour: Shanghai City Overview With Maglev Train And Dim Sum

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    based on your fight schedule
  • Departure Details :
    Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) or Shanghai Hongqiao Airport (SHA)
  • Return Details :
    Maglev train station/Airport/Cruise terminal/Hotel in Shanghai city center
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


This is a private tour for someone who has a layover in Shanghai and is still keen to see most of the highlights in such a fantastic city. Your private tour starts from airport pickup taking you to start an unforgettable journey. In this 6-hour tour, you can choose to visit the most significant spots, such asthe Bund, French Concession, Yu Gardens, Shanghai Tower (entrance fee at your own cost) as well as taste delicious Shanghai dim sum (inclusive). In addition, you will experience Maglev train at 430 km/hr speed on the way back to the airport just in 7 minutes.


  • Instant Confirmation
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Lunch included
  • Airport transfer

Know More about this tour

This is a private tour for those who layover in shanghai.

Your driver will be waiting for you at the exit of the arrival hall and take care your luggage and give you a ride to Shanghai city center. Your professional local English-speaking guide will meet you in the first signature spot in city center.

Bund, Yu Garden and Xintiandi are "must-see spots in Shanghai. Not to be missed.

The Bund on Shanghais waterfront is a showcase of pre-1949 architecture. It is a symbol of old and new Shanghai and is Shanghais most famous landmark.

Yu Garden is an enchanting classic sight from the Ming and Qing dynasties. The garden covers a significant space and includes many halls, springs, and other buildings of interest.

Xintiandi in Chinese means new world. There are Shanghai traditional Shikumen lane house be well protected here. No wonder China's first communist congress was held in one of these houses. Cross over the old alley way and soak in the classic and modern atmosphere. You will feel like you're time-traveling.

You can have a complementary pick from one of the following places you find interesting to visit :

  • French Concession
  • Shanghai History Museum
  • Lujiazui financial area---the Shanghai tower
  • Jade Temple/Longhua Temple/Jingan Temple
  • Tianzifang
  • Fabric Market/Fake Market/Tea market
  • Silk Museum
  • Jewish refugee museum
  • Shanghai Tower

During the tour you will taste Shanghai's famous dim sum, soup dumpling and some secret recipe snacks.

At the end your guide will send you to Maglev train station. You will experience 430km/hr speed and only 7 minutes to the airport.


  • The maglev train is from 6:45am-21:40pm. We will send you back to the airport by private car if your schedule does not match with it.
  • We can send you to any hotel in Shanghai city center or cruise terminal if your destination is not the airport.

In addition you can send us special requests if you have anything in particular you want to visit.


  • Airport one-way pickup
  • Maglev train one-way ticket/Airport drop-off service
  • Shanghai style dim sum tasting
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Privatecar service during the tour


  • Personal expenses
  • Entrance fee
  • Other expanses not mentioned in inclusions
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please take your own responsibility if you are not able to go through customs for any reasons. There is no refund for the same day cancellation

1 suitcase and 1 carry-on are allowed for each passenger. Please notify in advance for oversize or excessive luggage 

Please advise about specific dietary requirements at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

The tour starts 1 hour after flight landing. Please contact your local guide if you have to take a long time in custom, and your driver will be wait for you in the arrival hall.

If you are not able to go through customs for any reasons, please take your own responsibility. There is no refund for the same day cancellation

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