Shanghai APT - Game, Set & Match Tour

Suggested Itinerary
Day 1: Arrive in Shanghai, Flight not included

Airport Transfer (Shanghai)

 
Day 2: TheYuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, and Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall Tour
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- Yuyuan Garden (1 hour): Yuyuan Garden is located in the center of Shanghai old quarters. It was a private garden built in 1559 during the Ming Dynasty, with typical Chinese classic architecture and style. The complex covers an area of 2 hectares, with rockeries, pavilions, ponds and corridors. Yuyuan Garden is surrounding by a busy market place, where visitors can find everything from popular local snacks, handicrafts, antiques and souvenirs to some famous time-honored restaurants.

- Jade Buddha Temple (40 minutes): Built in 1918, Jade Buddha Temple is a very popular Buddhist temple among local people. The main treasures are two statues of Buddha imported from Burma by sea. They were carved from rare single blocks of white jade adorned with precious stones. The temple is a hive of activities with monks, worshippers and visitors.

- Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall (1 hour): A short walk across Renmin Square from the Shanghai Museum, this offers a fascinating insight into Shanghai's future. The 2nd floor has a giant walkaround model of the city, and other floors have great displays and interactive exhibitions.

 
Day 3: The Shanghai World Financial Center, the Bund, Nanjing Road, and Shanghai Museum Tour
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- The Shanghai World Financial Center (40 minutes): Shanghai World Financial Center is located in Pudong District, reaching a height of 492 meters (1,615 feet). It is now a new landmark of prosperous Shanghai. It was the second tallest building in the world when it was completed in 2007. Its observation deck, at 474 meters (1,555 feet) above the ground, is currently the tallest in the world. The multi-function skyscraper consists of hotels, apartments, restaurants, shopping malls, offices and observation decks.

- The Bund (40 minutes): This 1.5-kilometer-long embankment runs along the western bank of Huangpu River. On its west side it is the "architecture gallery" with 52 well-preserved old European style buildings. Once the major trading and commercial center of old Shanghai, the Bund has now taken on new vitality, with futuristic developments, chic restaurants, top end shops and bars offer plenty to see and do-and by night it's magic!

- Nanjing Road (40 minutes): Nanjing Road is the most famous and busiest shopping street in Shanghai. From time-honored traditional Chinese brand stores to international designer boutiques, Nanjing Road is a shopping paradise where you can find everything. There are also many hotels, restaurants, theaters and shopping malls. It's a fascinating glimpse of modern, commercial China.

- Shanghai Museum((Audio Guide included)) (1.5 hours): The biggest, and many think the best museum in China. The galleries in this outstanding building display stunning collections of bronzes, sculptures, ceramics and porcelain, paintings, calligraphy, seals, jade, coins, furniture, ethnic artefacts from minority groups, temporary travelling exhibitions from places like the Guggenheim, and so much more ... give yourself time to enjoy it.

 
Day 4: The Shanghai ATP Mayuster Venue Tour

Today, our guide will pick you up at your hotel and transfer to the Shanghai ATP Master Venue. After visited the race, our guide will take you to your hotel. The ATP World Tour Masters 1000 is a series of nine tennis tournaments that are part of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) tour, held annually throughout the year in Europe, North America and (as of 2009) Asia. The tickets are exclusive. Please advice which match you would like to watch, so our travel advisor can check the availability and cost for you.

 
Day 5:  The Shanghai ATP Master Venue Tour

Today, our guide will pick you up at your hotel and transfer to the Shanghai ATP Master Venue. After visited the race, our guide will take you to your hotel. The ATP World Tour Masters 1000 is a series of nine tennis tournaments that are part of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) tour, held annually throughout the year in Europe, North America and (as of 2009) Asia. The 2009 Shanghai Masters was awarded the ATP Masters 1000 Tournament of the Year last year. Again this year world's elite players includes: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray, will compete for a total of 4 million dollars in purse. The tournament runs from October 10th to October 17th, 2010. The tickets are exclusive. Please advice which match you would like to watch, so our travel advisor can check the availability and cost for you.

 
Day 6: Depart Shanghai, Flight not included

Hotel to airport Transfer (Shanghai)

 
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