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We had an absolutely perfect day with our tour guide - Rogin Luo - who took us for a hike along The Great Wall! Didn't know what to expect and were thrilled to have him as our guide. Very imformative, knowledgable and fun! We go to experience a part of The Great Wall that was unrestored and see all its natural beauty. Got a long history lesson along the way!

After the hike, we all went to lunch at a small place at the bottom of the hill. Located in a house, we ate lunch in the proprietors bedroom! What a hoot! Rogin is the Best of the Best! This tour company delivered for us and we are extremely grateful.

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Shanghai VIP Essential Sights Small Group Tour
( Visit Shanghai from the air, by boat and on foot )

Overview
Departure: Daily
Tour Type: Small Group Tour ( maximum 6 passengers )
Attractions:Zhujiajiao Water Town (By Boat),the Bund (On Foot) and Shanghai
World Financial Center (From the Air)
Pick-up point and time: Your Hotel around 8 :00 am
Finishing point and time:Your Hotel around 6:00 pm
Vehicle: Air-conditioned Business Van
Tour Code: BB-TTS-03
Price: US$ 105p/p
Shanghai Map

Tour Highlights
1) Visit "Oriental Venice", the Shanghai famous water town - Zhujiajiao, nostalgic of the old Shanghai.
2) Savor the freshly-prepared lunch sitting at a the harbor-viewed restaurant.
3) Viewing the photogenic cole flowers at Khezi Garden.
4) Stroll along the expertly arranged trail on the Bund to explore the famous Concession-Era buildings and immerse yourself in their history with the guidance of our informative pamphlets you will get on the tour.
5) Get a jaw dropping view of Huangpu River and the iconic buildings of Shanghai from the 100th floor of Shanghai World Financial Center,a supertall skyscraper located in the Pudong district of Shanghai.
6) Refreshments are available, including free water, beer, and other drinks at the Shanghai Boutique Tour Kiosk.
7) Stay in touch with our portable Wi-Fi anytime and anywhere.
8) Get a deeper insight into the attractions, with our resourceful narrations.
9) Receive a video and 6 documents for your further discovery into the hidden gems of Shanghai.


Tour Description
8:00 AM -11:30 AM
Hotel pick-up and first visit Zhujiajiao water town

Our comfortable van will take you to the 200 year old water town - Zhujiajiao, known as the best example of Yangtze river delta life and its old architecture. It is often dubbed as as the Shanghai's Venice. (about 1 hour on the way). Zhujiajiao was once a trading area due to the many canals, which were used to ferry goods in little boats and barges. Boats are still very much part of the charm of the place. Small boats are ubiquitous here, functioning as a nice way to get a view of the town and experience the local life, as they still serve as an important transportation method for local people.

You will be taking the gondolas with our guide on the water way to view the facade of the ancient town from different angles and take some great photos of the swathes of pretty cole flowers in Kezhi Garden. Different from other cursory tours of Zhujiajiao, you will be also uniquely arranged to visit the three hidden gems - Kezhi Yuan (photographing the cole flowers), Qing Dynasty Post Office and Fangsheng Bridge.

11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Stop at a Shanghai Boutique Tour carefully selected restaurant by the side of the water way, enjoy freshly prepared local food on the second floor where you can view the most interesting and bustling part of the water village.

12:30 AM – 4:00 PM
In the afternoon drive 1 hour to the Shanghai World Financial Center and go up to the 100th floor for the panoramic views of the city. It is the world's 8th tallest building, and the 4th tallest structure in Mainland China. The 100th floor has a viewing gallery that is 55 meters long. It is the second highest observation deck in China. It is higher than the viewing platforms on the Canadian TV Tower (447 meters) and the Dubai Tower (440 meters).

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Visit to the Bund
Next, we will drive you to one of the top scenic spots in Shanghai: the Bund. It is a fantastic walkway along the Huangpu river and across the street you will see some of the most unique and wonderful buildings in older Shanghai. To avoid giving you the most cursory of tours, we will furnish you with a map of the Bund where we have labelled the 17 most representative buildings and a guide to the differing architectures of Shanghai when your trip is confirmed. You will receive an informative pamphlet of photos of Shanghai's new, gleaming skyscrapers, together with the history and classic architecture of its colonial past.

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Transfer back to your hotel.
Going back to your hotel in Shanghai will normally take about 20 to 30 minutes. Likewise, for a Shanghai train station. Going to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport directly normally takes about 1.5 hours while 2 hours for going to Pudong airport from the Bund.

Just Kindly Reminder
Your guide will be waiting for you in the lobby in the morning at around 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM. The evening before your tour, your Shanghai tour guide will call you at 7:00 to 8:00 pm to confirm the departure time. If you don't answer, your guide will leave a message for you at the front desk. If you have not received a message or a call after 8:00pm, contact Shanghai Office on 13910694045. We will solve your problems on the spot.

Your group will comprise of 4 to 6 people, offering good flexibility. If you want some more time for taking photos, or you have more questions about the history and architecture, just inform your guide.

Our vehicles are all equipped with a state of the art GPS system so that drivers can foresee the traffic situation and decide the best way to go and avoid traffic jams. We will do our best to help you spend your precious time in interesting places.

If you plan to leave Shanghai after your day tour, please check out from your hotel before departure. Normally it will take 10 to 20 minutes for hotel staff to complete the process. You may leave your luggage in our vehicle, and you will be transferred to the airport or train station immediately after the tour to make best use of your time. You will need 1 hour to be transferred from the city center to airport, and you will need to be at the airport 1½ hours before a domestic flight, or 2½ hours before taking an international flight. Please inform us of your departure time when booking, and remind our guide, and we will make arrangements accordingly.

Photos of This Tour
Zhujiajiao Water Town
Boating on the canals
Living by the water way
Pudong Skyline Viewed from the Bund
The Bund Flanked by the Concession-Era Buildings
 Shanghai World Financial Center
Panorama from Shanghai World Financial Center


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Price inclusion:
1. Air conditioned van for the small group
2. Freshly-prepared lunch
3. Entrance fees as listed
4. English speaking tour guide
  Price exclusion:
1. Gratuities to drivers and guides
2. Travel insurance for your coverage of injury or accident

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