30 September 2016
There are few more exciting cities in the world today than Shanghai. And on this action packed four day stopover you will get to see why tourist are flocking to it. During your stay you will experience the old and the incredible neon-lit new of the modern city. From peaceful temples and gardens to brilliantly lit shopping streets and the world famous Bund, there is something for everyone in Shanghai and you will find your time here truly exhilarating.
On arrival at Shanghai airport you will be met by one of our experienced tour representatives and driven to your hotel in the city. Relax after the journey then go out and explore some of the sights on your own. Shanghai at night has to be seen to be believed, so take a memorable walk down the sparkling Nanjing Road, call in at the Peace Hotel and have dinner in one of the many fine restaurants.
You will be picked up from your hotel for a private sightseeing tour. First stop is the Jade Temple and after lunch visit the fabled Yuyuan Garden and the Old Town Bazaar. Travel on to the Bund, also called Zhongshan Road, Shanghai's iconic waterfront area which is regarded as a symbol the city's modernisation. Later enjoy dinner at a restaurant before being taken to a stunning acrobatic show where some of the performances are mind blowing.
Another full day tour today when you visit the Shanghai Museum with its fantastic collections of Chinese art and antiques, the modern business district with its many stunning skyscraper buildings, the Peoples Square and the French Concession district with its many gorgeous art deco and Tudor style mansions. Tonight is free for you to go out and explore, possibly revisiting the Bund at night for a view of the neon-lit skykline and the iconic Pearl Tower.
Today your exciting Shanghai stopover comes to an end. Possibly time to explore more of the city and do some last minute shopping in some of the many fabulous stores before being picked up at your hotel and taken to the airport to catch an onward flight or begin your journey home. This short visit makes a great add on to any longer stay in China and is a great introduction to one of the world's great modern cities.
Superior fr £502pp
Deluxe fr £573pp
Rates based on twinshare
International flights not included unless otherwise stated