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  • Shanghai One Day Tour

    one day sightseeing trip of Shanghai

    • Shanghai one day tour offers short sightseeing trip around 9 hours to discover the biggest city of China.


      Providing vehicle, driver, tour guide, admission fee, lunch, fuel and parking cost, Shanghai one day tour offers a convenient and easy-booking short sightseeing trip in or near Shanghai.

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    • Shanghai one day tour photo covers vehicle and attractions often used in the one day sightseeing.


      Shanghai one day tour offers a 8 to 9 hours trip to discover Shanghai within daytime of a day.
      The one day trip of Shanghai is also called 'Shanghai one day sightseeing' or '上海一日游' in Chinese, which is an important section of Shanghai tours.

      The one day tour of Shanghai covers both private day tour and join in group day trip. Private Shanghai one day tour offers more flexibilities with a higher price.
      Most Shanghai 1 day tour covers vehicle, driver, guide, admission fee, lunch, parking and fuel.

      The itinerary of most Shanghai one day tour covers attractions in downtown. But it is still possible to visit water town or city closed to Shanghai, such as Zhouzhuang Water Town one day tour and Suzhou one day tour from Shanghai.


    • It is available to visit most top attractions of Shanghai within one day sightseeing.
    • Make full use of your one day time in Shanghai,
    • Excludes hotel accommodation, the one day trip is easy to be booked; and no need to prepay a lot to make reservation.
    • Compared with package tour, the price one day tour Shanghai is less expensive.
    • The one day trips can be combined into a multi-days packaged trip.
    • Not expensive, because this is a short trip,

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    Shanghai One Day Tour Tips

    • Shanghai classic one day tour is the best choice if this is your first trip of Shanghai.
    • Nanjing Road, the Bund or Huaihai Road are is suggested if you are selecting a hotel.
    • You are suggested to use English guide even you can speak a little English.
    • Shanghai downtown one day tour works well with Watertown one day tour and Suzhou Garden one day tour from Shanghai.
    • If possible, please visit Shanghai in Spring or Autumn, more comfortable.
    • Itinerary

      Shanghai one day tour often use the following itinerary.
      Be met from your hotel or boarding place on the morning, usually at 08:30 or 09:00 am.
      Drive to take morning sightseeing.
      Have lunch near attractions.
      Drive to take afternoon sightseeing.
      Be transferred to your hotel or boarding place after the one day trip. Service end.
    • Type

      Shanghai private one day tour and Shanghai join in group one day tour are both available.

      Private one day tour of Shanghai offers private vehicle, driver and private tour guide, which secure you a comfortable day trip with flexibilities. It is possible to tailor the itinerary before final confirmation.

      Taking join in group one day tour of Shanghai, you will share tour coach, driver and tour guide with other English speaking travelers. The itinerary can not be tailored.
      Compared with private day tour, Shanghai join in group one day tour is less expensive.
    • Why us

    • Abundant experience, operate Shanghai one day tour since 2005,
    • Professional tour guide and driver licensed by Shanghai tourism bureau,
    • High quality travel service based on reasonable price,
    • Low cost based on No commission to other organization,
    • Area

      Most Shanghai one day tours only include attractions of Shanghai, especially downtown Shanghai.
      There are some day tours lead travelers to visit water-town or city from Shanghai. The most famous routes are Watertown one day tour from Shanghai, Suzhou Garden one day tour from Shanghai and Hangzhou one day tour from Shanghai.
    • Attractions

      The top attractions of Shanghai one day tour covers two sections: Downtown attractions and Attractions near Shanghai.

      Downtown Shanghai: The Bund, Shanghai Museum, Yu Garden, Shanghai Museum, Shanghai Old Street, Nanjing Road, Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Xintiandi Area, Huangpu River, Jade Buddha Temple, etc.

      Near Shanghai: Zhouzhuang Water-town, Humble Administrator's Garden, Liu Garden, Tiger Hill, Pingjiang Historical Street, Wast Lake, Six Harmony Pagoda, Flying peak, Lingyin Temple, etc.

    Shanghai One Day Tour Note

    • It is not a good idea to put too many attractions in a one day trip.
    • Deposit or prepayment is requested, most travelers complete it one week before tour date.
    • Staying in a hotel out of downtown is not a good idea when you plan a day tour of Shanghai, because it needs more transfer time.
    • The booking is suggested to be made as early as possible, especially during conference of exhibition.
    • English speaking is used in most one day tours of Shanghai. Please inform us if you need other Language guide.

    Shanghai One Day Tour FAQ

    • Which is the best season for Shanghai day tour ?
    • Shanghai one day tour is not so affected by season. There is no big difference for the sightseeing in each season. But, if you can choose visiting time, Spring or Autumn is still the best season for the day trip of Shanghai.
    • Is it possible to complete a day tour of Shanghai from cruise port ?
    • Yes, it is possible. Most cruise ship reach Shanghai at Huishan or Waigaoqiao Port. It is possible to visit several top attractions of Shanghai even your ship reach Shanghai at Waigaoqiao port, which is a little far from downtown Shanghai.
    • Vehicle of Shanhgai day trip ?
    • 5 seats car, 7-15 seats van, 22 seats mini-bus, 33-55 seats coach are available for the day trip in Shanghai. All vehicles are equipped with air-conditioning.
      Deluxe 5 seats vehicle are only available upon request, such as BMW 740, Benz S350. The price of the deluxe car is much expensive than ordinary vehicle.
    • Length

      Most downtown Shanghai tour can be completed within 8 to 9 hours. The on day tour to nearby city or Watertown needs extra time because it needs more driving time on the way.
    • Pick Up Place

      You will be picked up from hotel lobby after reserving a private day tour of Shanghai. Most join in Shanghai day tour start from fixed boarding place. You need to take taxi to the boarding place.
    • Pick Up Time

      Most Shanghai one day private tour star from hotel at 08:30 or 09:00am, and the pick up time is flexible.
      The pick up time of Shanghai join in one day tour is a little earlier, at around 07:00 to 07:30am. The accurate pick up time needs to be reconfirmed by message or calling from tour guide in the evening before tour date.
    • Theme

      Most travelers choose classic one day tour itinerary of Shanghai, especially the first trip of Shanghai.
      Beijingservice team also provide Shanghai one day theme trip, such as family tour, kids tour, industrial tour, etc. It is available to contact our tour advisor to tailor a tour of your own based on the theme you interested in.
    • Layover Trip

      It is available to start the one day tour of Shanghai from airport, train station or cruise port to make it a layover trip. Extra time is needed for the transfer to downtown area.
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