Shanghai City Free Walking Tour

The best way to get to know the city!

Discover Shanghai from its humble origins as a fishing village and hear the stories behind how it evolved to become one of the most exciting and cosmopolitan places in the world in the 21st century! In 4.5 hours, our tour will walk you through all the most highlighted spots in downtown Shanghai, introduce you to the history, culture, art, architecture, and gastronomy of this fascinating and vibrant city.

Meeting Time

10 AM Every Monday, Tuesday & Thursday;
10AM & 1PM Every Saturday

*Look for our YELLOW umbrella to find us!
*Suggest arriving 5-10 min earlier.
*By booking only.

Meeting Point

People’s Square Metro Station (line 1/2/8), Exit 3.

It is in front of the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall.
Address: Corner of Renmin Ave. & Mid Xizhang Rd
(Chinese: 人民广场地铁站3号出口; 上海城市规划展览馆门口, 西藏中路与人民大道交叉口)

Ending Point

Yuyuan Garden Bazaar.  Close to Yuyuan Garden Metro Station on line 10


Where you can eat, shop, and do more sightseeing on your own!

Things to Bring

◆ Comfortable shoes for walking!

◆ Money to tip your guide at the end of the tour!

(Recommended: 150RMB)

◆ A curious heart to learn and explore!

Tour Highlights

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Booking Calendar

April 2021
Pay What You Want!

Being a tip-based tour, simply pay what you feel the tour worth at its conclusion. This guarantees our local guides will provide you the best tour experience every time!

(Recommended tips: 150 RMB)

Want to Learn More?

Contact us directly or check out our social media accounts and TripAdvisor reviews!

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