This one day tour covers the sites that can present the city’s past best: Jade Buddha Temple, Shanghai Museum, Yuyuan Garden, Yuyuan Market, Shanghai French Concession, and Bund Area. The tour will last about 8 hours. If you like historical things and want a relatively relaxing tour, this package would be nice for you. Also, it's a no-shopping tour allowing you to enjoy every minutes on sight seeing but not stop at any shop.
At 09:00 our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel lobby in Shanghai city area. Your Shanghai day tour will start from the Jade Buddha Temple with 100+ year's history. That Buddhist temple was built in 1900 in the late Qing Dynasty to keep the two jade Buddha statues. Then you will pay a visit to Shanghai Museum. Established in 1952, Shanghai Museum has a collection of more than 120000 rare cultural pieces from the Old Stone Age to modern days.After the Chinese style lunch in a local restaurant, you will continue to visit the 450-year-old Yuyuan Garden, a famous classical Chinese style garden which was originally built in the Ming Dynasty. And then you will take a walk in the Yuyuan Market, a bustling place were you will meet some century-old restaurants, interesting souvenirs, and many authentic local snacks. After then you will pay a visit to Shanghai French Concession. This area records some special history of the city in the 1850-1920s. And you will see many buildings in western style. At last you will take a walk in the Bund Area which is a must go place for all travelers to Shanghai. After the tour, you will be escorted back to hotel in downtown area.