This 4-day itinerary departs from Shanghai and covers the famous attractions in Shanghai, such as Oriental Pearl Tower, Nanjing Road, Zhujiajiao 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.
The night scene of Shanghai
Pick up from hotel. Arrange to visit Shanghai Museum, the biggest, and many think the best museum in China. The galleries in this outstanding building display stunning collections of bronzes, sculptures, ceramics and porcelain, paintings, calligraphy, seals, jade, coins, furniture, ethnic artefacts from minority groups, temporary travelling exhibitions from places like the Guggenheim, and so much more ... give yourself time to enjoy it.
Then comes to 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 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.
Have a tour to Zhujiajiao, shaped like an ancient fan, which is an old town with hundreds of years of history. Thousands of architectures of Ming Dynasty and Qing Dynasty stand by the lakes and 36 stone bridges retain the ancient style. Then go to XinTian Di, located downtown nestled between the towering skyscrapers; it is one of the busiest urban tourist attractions and imbued with the city's historical and cultural legacies. Shanghai Xintiandi's Shikumen building was created by converting residential blocks into a multifunctional dining, retail and entertainment center flowing with restaurants, boutiques, cafes and bars of an international standard.
Zhujiajiao Water Town
Pick up from hotel at appointed time and transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
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We changed our tour intinerary to following: Day 1 Arrival in Shanghai Meet and have city tours 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 Marina Svarinska,11/10/2011