Airport Transfer (Shanghai)
- Oriental Pearl TV Tower (1.4 hours): One of the tallest TV towers in the world, known for its distinctive spheres, or "pearls", it stands across the river from the Bund, among the exciting architecture of the east bank. On a rare clear day you can see to the mouth of the Yangtze, but even in normal conditions there are great views of Shanghai's dramatic cityscape. The Shanghai History Museum is Located now just below the Oriental TV Tower at Pudong New Area. It was formally opened to the public on July 1, 2000. There you can see the three major exhibition units reflecting Shanghai's history, modern and recent revolutionary history respectively.
- 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.
Chinese Mandarin and Culture Experience: Learning Chinese can be fun as well as interesting at the start of a China tour. It's a great way to start to understand Chinese culture.
In this 1.5 hours'course, a teacher South and North Mandarin language school will teach some basic Chinese. Contents include numbers, greetings, salutation, and self-introduction. Please tell your travel advisor, if you want to learn something in particular in the short course. After the Chinese course, a performance of the Chinese calligraphy or traditional Chinese painting will be presented. Would you like to try?
A SN exclusive Chinese-learning material and a souvenir will be offered as a gift at last.
- 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!
Hotel to airport Transfer (Shanghai)