This 3-day itinerary departs from Shanghai and covers the famous attractions in Shanghai, such as Oriental Pearl Tower, Nanjing Road, Yu Garden and etc.
Upon your arrival at Shanghai, pick you up from the airport. Then transfer you to the hotel. The rest of the day is free at leisure.
In your free time, you can enjoy shopping at Nanjing Road, where there are many shopping malls along the road. You can also enjoy the beautiful night scenery of Shanghai.
Pick up from hotel. First visit the Yu Garden, which is in the centre of Shanghai next to the Yuyuan Bazaar, this exquisite old 5-acre garden is famous for its design. The paths wander across bridges, past rockeries and miniature lakes, and through pretty halls and pavilions. The trees and shrubs are planted with an eye to providing charming views, and a sense of peace and harmony. Then visit Jade Buddha Temple, where there is a 1.9-metre-high white jade Buddha which was brought from Burma.
Then visit Oriental Pearl TV Tower, the landmark of Shanghai, known for its distinctive spheres, or ‘pearls’, it stands across the river from the Bund, among the exciting architecture of the east bank. On a rare clear day you can see to the mouth of the Yangtze, but even in normal conditions there are great views of Shanghai's dramatic cityscape.
Then vist the Bund, once the home of the foreign traders and major banks, the embankment has taken on a new vitality; lovely old European-style buildings mix with futuristic developments, chic restaurants, top end shops and bars offer plenty to see and do. Stop by at Nanjing Road, one of the most famous shopping streets in the world. Giant shopping centres, specialist boutiques, international brands, local upmarket goods, it’s all here, it's all busy and at night it really glitters. A fascinating glimpse of modern, commercial China.
Pick up from hotel at appointed time and transfer to the airport or train station for your departure flight.
|Shanghai Jin Jiang Tower Hotel
|Shanghai The Bund Riverside Hotel
|Holiday Inn Express Zhabei Hotel
we customized our tour as following itinerary: Day 1. Arrival in Shanghai Met and have a city tour to the Bund, Nanjing Road. The Bund: Shanghai's famous waterfront to see new-erect modern skyscrapers and aged buildings of the colonial period. The bund is a must-see site when visiting shanghai. architectural more..
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!] by John Hanks,12/02/2013