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  2. Shanghai
  3. Yu Garden

Shanghai Day Tour: Yu Yuan Gardens and the Shanghai Museum

Product ID: 146370
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See the best sights of Shanghai! A full day tour immerses you in the culture of this bustling city.
About this activity
Duration 8 - 9 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Chinese, English

Pickup optional

At your hotel lobby within the middle ring of Shanghai, The driver will be holding a GetYourGuide logo and waiting for you.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit the famous Shanghai Bund
  • Indulge yourself in the ancient Yu Yuan Garden, the royal garden of Chinese Emperor
  • Taste a traditional Chinese meal
  • Explore the former French Concession District
  • Learn about Chinese cultures in the Shanghai Museum and Jade Buddha Temple
  • Relax in an air conditioned coach throughout the journey
Full description
Begin with a visit to the Yuyuan Garden, a classic creation of the Ming Dynasty, before exploring the old streets of Shanghai dating back to the Qing Dynasty. Immerse yourself in the Shanghai Museum of Ancient Chinese Art, where a collection of more than 120,000 precious and rare works dazzles visitors, making it the most remarkable cultural institution in the city. Before lunch, visit the famous Silk Museum.

After sampling local cuisine at lunchtime, enter the hallowed Jade Buddha Temple and marvel at priceless jade statues from Burma. Next up, enjoy a tour of the famous Bund, also known as the International Architecture Exhibition. Pause at one of the world's best pearl stores on route to Xin Tian Di, a stylish nightlife district with many boutiques, pubs and restaurants.
  • Deluxe Traditional Chinese Lunch
  • Attraction Entrance Fees
  • Professional English-speaking Guide
  • Air-Conditioned Coach
  • Dedicated hotel pickup (if option selected)
What’s Not Included
  • Optional Gratuities
  • Dedicated hotel drop off
  • Personal Expenses

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point
Important information
Know before you go
• Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before departure
• Children must be companioned by an adult
• Shanghai Museum is closed on Mondays, replaced by Shikumen Wulixiang Museum as an alternative
• Please note that pickup outside of the middle ring of Shanghai is available at an additional charge and must be paid in cash
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Overall rating
4.6 / 5
based on 8 reviews
Review summary
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Gray Line Shanghai

Product ID: 146370