Shanghai is an amazing city with many things to do. This private layover day tour will let you explore the city with a local guide including the Bund, Yu Garden, Nanjing Road, and Xintiandi etc. The guide will meet you at either Shanghai Hongqiao or Shanghai Pudong airport from 8am to 2 pm as per your flight time, then take a private vehicle to visit the city. Afterwards you will be transferred back to Shanghai airport to catch your next flight. Please note you need to check China Visa policy in terms of your nationality, though Beijing Airport is 144-hour-visa-free city for most nationalities.


Day 1Private Layover Day Tour in Shanghai: Bund, Yu Garden, Xintiandi and More

From 8am to 2pm, our guide will pick you up from Shanghai airport(either Pudong or Hongqiao Airport) as per your flight information, then drive to Shanghai city center. You will visit the well-known Bund which is situated beside the Huangpu River with many old buildings. It is a nice experience to walk beside the river to view the modern and old constructions here.

Nanjing East Road is near the bund, where you will view the shopping malls, the local food restaurants, hotels, and square etc.

Yu Garden used be a family garden, and is well-preserved with its impressive Chinese houses, garden, and layout. It is also nice to wander around in the bazaar outside the Yu Garden. 

Xintiandi used to be the French Concession over 100 years ago. Today there are many bars, restaurants, museums, and galleries in these European buildings. You will visit here with your local guide to learn the history about it.

Later you will be transferred back to Shanghai airport to catch your next flight, where the wonderful layover day tour concludes.

Transport: Private Vehicle
Accommodation: N/A
Meals: Lunch


Entrance fee


Private transportation


Local guide




Pickup location: Shanghai airport 

Pickup time: Coincide with your flight arrival time from 8am to 2pm

Tour duration: Approx. 8 hours

Difficulty: Easy

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