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Flexible Private Shanghai Layover Tour

  • Private and customizable Shanghai layover tour
  • Escape the airport and spend a stopover sightseeing
  • Tick off The Bund, French Concession, and Yuyuan Garden in limited time
Flexible Private Shanghai Layover Tour
From US$59.00
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2-way Airport TransferMost Popular
Choose this option if you have same day connecting flight. Your tour starts from 1 hour after your flight landing. Must ensure at least 6-hour layover time prior to your next connecting flight.
From US$61.00
1-way Airport Transfer
This layover tour option only offers 1-way airport transfer service. Your pickup point can be either at you Shanghai hotel (drop at the airport) or at the Airport (drop at your hotel).
From US$59.00
Don’t spend your Shanghai stopover inside the airport; maximize your time in China and opt for a private and customizable sightseeing tour instead. This personalized layover tour is tailored to your needs and allows you to tick off The Bund (Waitan), French Concession, and Yuyuan Garden in limited time. Airport or hotel pickup and drop-off are included for added convenience.
What to Expect

Your professional guide will greet you with your name sign at the Arrival Hall of Airport (PVG or SHA), and you will be transferred by the private vehicle to center city (about 40 to 60 minutes).  Since this layover tour is flexible to adjust itinerary based on your interests, feel free to discuss with your guide on the way to the city center.

Typically, you will first visit the Yuyuan Bazaar, the old Ming and Qing dynasty architecture market, with various of souvenir shops and restaurants where you can enjoy your time there shopping and taking photos. Taste some of the famous snack in the markets if you like such as the spring roll, jumbo soup dumpling. Then visit famous Yu Garden if you are interested in (entrance tickets will be on your own).

After that, stroll around The Bund to have a glimpse of Shanghai’s past and look into the bright future of the city. If you like, take a Huangpu River Cruise to enjoy a great view of the grand colonial buildings along west side, and you will see famous Peace hotel, Shanghai Pudong Development Bank and etc.. Turn towards east direction, you will be amazed by the skyscrapers, like Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Shanghai World Financial Center, Jinmao Tower, and Shanghai Tower.

If time allows, get on the observatory of Shanghai Tower to see a panoramic view of entire whole city with 360 degrees dimension.

If you have been all above places before and want to try something different this time, you can also visit following places based on your interests:

  • Tianzifang/ French Concession/Xintiandi
  • Jade Buddha Temple
  • Shanghai Museum
  • Shanghai Propaganda Poster Art Center
  • Maglev train back to airport
  • Foot Massage

In addition, you can choose to enjoy a Shanghai style lunch or dinner meal, even a SPA (at your own cost).

Your private layover tour ends with return transport to the airport (PVG or SHA) or drop-off at your Shanghai city hotel.

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Reviews (43)
1 - 5 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great Experience!

The day before our arrival I received a text message & email from Alana with instructions on how to retrieve our visas. She made herself available to us for any questions that we had. Our flight landed early, at which time I texted her to...More

3  Thank D5520OPangelas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome day in Shanghai

We had an awesome visit to Shanghai as part of our day’s stopover. Snow was are fabulous guide. She was very knowledgeable and made our experience very memorable. Would highly recommend this tour.

3  Thank NaltersOnTour
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile
Amazing Tour!

We came to Shanghai for a layover and booked this tour. We are so glad that we did! Snow was such an amazing tour guide. She took us to all of the best spots! Would 10/10 recommend to anyone who would like to experience the...More

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile
Exactly what you need

I do highly recommend these guys. If you are on a business trip with some 6 to 8 hours stay in Shanghai this is what you should do instead of checking your mails with this lousy internet connections that are providet locally. They pick you...More

2  Thank MartinFromVienna
Reviewed 12 July 2018
We couldn't wish for more

I have only praise for the whole team behind Flexible private Shanghai layover tour. They made an excellent first impression even before we landed in China. We got multiple messages (they have even shown an initiative to search for us on social media when we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank WanderGraphy
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