You will be picked up from your hotel and taken in an air-conditioned car or mini coach (depending on the number of passengers) for a historical and cultural sightseeing tour of Shanghai. An English-speaking tour guide will accompany you on this tour.
The highlights of your tour are:
• Shanghai Museum: One of the most scenic spots in Shanghai, the building uses an artistic conception of a round dome (sky) and square building (earth). Its collections encompasses over 120,000 pieces of cultural relics in twelve categories, including bronze, ceramics, calligraphy, paintings, jades, numismatics, furniture, seals, sculptures, minority art and foreign art. Shanghai Museum is especially famous for its collection of bronzes, ceramics, paintings and calligraphy.
• Xin Tian Di, Shikumen: Stroll along this fashionable pedestrian street in Shanghai, lined with Shikumen and modern architecture. This street embodies a totally different world of international galleries, bars and cafes, boutiques and theme restaurants. When you walk into Xin Tian Di, you will get the taste of both, Shanghai in the 1920s and the sonic modern lifestyle of urbanites of the 21st century.
• Sun Yat-sen residence: At No.7 Xiangshan Road, Shanghai, stands a two-storey European-style building. This is the former residence of Sun Yat-sen (also named Sun Wen), the great forerunner of the Chinese democratic revolution, the founder of the Republic of China.
Stop for lunch at a local restaurant.
At the end of the tour, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Shanghai.