Snow is a really nice, fun and knowledgeable tour guide. And when you spend all day with a tour guide, that’s important. Very enjoyable. Highly recommend!
With its picturesque waterways, traditional houses, and dozens of stone bridges, the ancient town of Zhujiajiao has been nicknamed the “Venice of Shanghai.” With a private guide, stroll through 1,700 years of history on a leisurely boat tour of this delightful water town. The visit also covers the spectacular highlights of Shanghai city, including The Bund and Yuyuan Garden. Your guide won't let you miss any important sight and is open to customizing your tour, which includes door-to-door transportation.
Your tour begins with a front-door pickup in your hotel lobby, where you’ll prepare for an hourlong drive to Zhujiajiao, one of China’s best-preserved water towns. A private guide will lead you on a leisurely stroll down winding lanes and over picturesque stone bridges as you listen to commentary about the historic village. Get your camera ready: Next, you’ll hop aboard a boat for a relaxing canal ride, where you’ll have a front-row view of the town’s quaint traditional houses.
Enjoy a break for lunch in a local restaurant for the chance to sample authentic regional delicacies. Most other tours end there, but you’ll continue the day with a visit to Shanghai city highlights, beginning with the 400-year-old pavilions of Yuyuan Garden.
The action-packed tour concludes at the lively Bund district, where you’ll see staples like Shanghai Tower, home to a high-rise observatory with panoramic views of the city. You'll also have the opportunity to customize the tour with optional add-ons like the resplendent Jade Buddha Temple or the Shanghai Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient Chinese art.
I went on this tour with my friends to experience the best of Shanghai and that is definitely want we got. Our tour guide, Snow, was very informative, well-spoken and tolerant of our terrible Chinese! Our friend had a terrible cold during the day and...More
We had a 14 hours layover in Shanghai and wanted to make the most of it, Jane was great we had a driver waiting for us at the arrival point, then met Jane in the city, she was reliable very knowledgeable and very nice, we...More
Dear Farida, Thanks for taking your time to share your feedback with us. We are glad to know that our guide service made your layover day wonderful in Shanghai. However, we are very sorry that you were not pleased with the restaurant we recommended during...More
Our tour guide Berlin made a very rainy day in Shanghai incredibly fun and informative. She arrived early before we headed to the French Concession, and then to Zhujiajiao. Berlin gave us a ton of information about the history of the town and what locals...More
Our guide, Snow, was the perfect guide for this tour. She was very knowledgeable of the area and offered a lot of details for any question we had. During the water town tour, we got some excellent suggestions for local food. Snow was also extremely...More