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3-Hour Small Group Tour: Shanghai Old Town Discovery with Street Food Tasting

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    Stop At: Bird And Flower Market(South Xizang road), No.417, Xizang S Rd Near Dongtai Rd, Shanghai 200000 China

    Join this 3-hour walking tour is the best way to discover Shanghai Old Town and the related city area. Start from a famous food street to taste traditional Shanghai local breakfast. The egg pancake, sticky rice roll, soy bean milk, deep fried “ghost” will for your selection. Make sure don’t eat too much and save you belly space for more food later on. (For afternoon tour, you will taste the best Shanghai scallion noddle, wanton and various topping).

    Continue your tour towards the last old section in downtown center, and there are lots of local food hidden in the allay way. Try out the signature wonton soup, fried dumplings and sticky rice ball from the dim sum shop here over 20 years.

    Visit wet market and birds market are also a part of life for locals, and you have chance to see precious few of them in city center before they disappear gradually due to the city urbanization.  Along the road, you will also see some historical Shikumen houses.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Shanghai Confucian Temple, No.215 Wenmiao Road Huangpu District, Shanghai 200010 China

    Later we will visit a 700-year old Confucian temple. Confucius is considered the greatest of the ancient Chinese sages. You will learn about Confucian doctrine and experience a Confucian tea ceremony.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Linlongfang, 10 Jian Guo Dong Lu, Huangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China

    Wanna try best soup dumpling in the town? And have you even know how is the right process to eat the soup dumping. Come with us and you guide will show you step by step and have unforgettable experience.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Such a lovely tour with Lynn. Was lucky enough to get a real authentic look of old Shanghai with some delicious food samples along the way. Was like walking around with an old friend for a few hours

    Thank 580ellak
    Reviewed 19 May 2019 via mobile

    I had fun discovering Shanghai and learning about its history. Lynn is an amazing host and was very friendly and knowledgeable. The different food was great and I would certainly recommend the tour!

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank lloyda937
    Reviewed 3 April 2019

    Lynn was such an amazing guide! She is funny, curious, and is a fountain of knowledge. From cricket fighting, to Shikumen architecture, to ancient asian philosophy and religion - Lynn knew it all and shared generously with us as we made our way on our...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank frederiklacour
    Reviewed 3 April 2019

    This experience with Lynn was fantastic! She has a wonderful, bubbly personality that really made the trip special. We started off by having a few bites from a street vendor before heading off to the bird market. The market was like nothing i'd seen in...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank KatieRyanDoherty
    Reviewed 28 March 2019

    My guide, Lynn, was fantastic! When she realized that I actually do like to dive into local cuisine more than the average Westerner, she enthusiastically brought me to the ultimate in truly local spots and explained each dish and how it relates locally. Lynn also...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank GoldringTravel
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