Shanghai Evening City Tour and Huangpu River Cruise

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in China

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Marvel at Shanghai's world-class skyline, brilliant illuminations, and vibrant nightlife on this 3.5-hour evening tour by coach, foot, and boat. Stroll along Nanjing Road shopping street, cruise the Huangpu River, explore the legendary Bund, and capture glorious views of the city amid the towering skyscrapers of Lujiazui.
Your first stop is the Nanjing Road pedestrian street. Take the opportunity for a little window-shopping as you stroll this buzzing shopping street.Next, it's time to explore the Bund, the waterfront strip that's known for its display of international architecture. Many of the grand 19th-century buildings here have been converted into hotels, restaurants, and galleries: your guide will point out some of the most intriguing destinations. Hop back aboard the coach for the short drive to the jetty, where you'll embark on an evening cruise of the Huangpu River. Along the way, your guide will explain the history of both sides of the river – Pudong (East of the River) and Puxi (West of the River) – and show you icons from the Oriental Pearl Tower to 18 on the Bund. Once the cruise is finished, it's time to discover Pudong, and the Lujiazui commercial district whose towering skyscrapers define Shanghai's celebrated skyline. You can explore independently here, or return with the coach.

What’s included

  • Huangpu River cruise
  • English-speaking guide
  • Air-conditioned coach
  • Three Departure Points (Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World Concierge;The Westin Bund Center Shanghai Concierge;Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai Concierge)

What’s not included

  • Dinner
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Separate driver ensures your guides full attention throughout the day
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors