Shanghai Port Transfer with City & Zhujiajiao Tour

sh-yl-2: 2-Day 1-Night Shanghai Port Transfer with City & Zhujiajiao Tour
From: $325

Enjoy an easy transfer between the Cruise Port and Shanghai and see the essential sights of Shanghai’s downtown. Enjoy modern life in Shanghai by visiting the Bund and ancient aesthetics in Yu Garden, and relaxe in the Zhujiajiao Watertown.


  • Enjoy private transfer between the cruise port and Shanghai downtown
  • Explore both of the traditional part Shanghai by visit the Yuyuan Garden and the Bund area
  • Stand on the glass floor of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower which is 259m above the ground and have a bird view of the whole city
  • Relaxe on a boat and feel the breeze in the Zhujiajiao Watertown

What's Included

  • Entrance to the attractions listed in the itinerary
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • Private transfers between the port, attractions, and hotels
  • Private local English-speaking tour guide and driver service
  • Hotel accommodation with breakfast and service fee

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1Shanghai Cruise Port Transfer, Visit the Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, and the Bund and Oriental Pearl TV Tower

Meals: lunch at Home's Restaurant

Shanghai Cruise Port Transfer: You will be picked up at Shanghai Cruise Port and transferred to the city center without stress.

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.

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.

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!

Oriental Pearl TV Tower (1.3 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. The Shanghai History Museum is Located on the first floor of the Oriental TV Tower. There you can see the four major exhibition units reflecting Shanghai's history, modern and recent revolutionary history respectively.

Home's Restaurant: Home's Restaurant is located near the Nanjing Road. It specializes in Shanghai cuisine using the best local ingredients. Smoked fish and red jujube with sticky rice are well known in Shanghai. The restaurant enjoys a great reputation with diners from many parts of China and abroad.

The Bund Hotel Shanghai (4-star)/Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World (5-star).

Yuyuan Garden and The Bund
Day 2Zhujiajiao Water Town with boat ride, send back to cruise port

Meals: breakfast at hotel

Zhujiajiao Cruise (20 minutes): You have an opportunity to take a cruise on the river through the ancient will take 20 minutes.

Zhujiajiao Water Town (1 hour): Shaped like a fan, Zhujiajiao Water Town has hundreds of years of history. Thousands of examples of Ming Dynasty and Qing Dynasty architecture lie on the sides of the lakes and the 36 stone bridges retain their ancient style. The tour includes eight attractions: Tongtianhe (an ancient pharmacy), the historic Post Office, Yanyitang Art Gallery, the Chenghuang Temple, Shanghai Handicraft Exhibition Hall, Shanghai Quanhua Art Gallery, Yuanjin Temple and Kezhi Garden.

Shanghai to Cruise Port Transfer: Shanghai to Cruise Port transfer is arranged.

Zhujiajiao Watertown

Trip Notes

1. Utilize the 144-hour visa-free transit policy

If Shanghai is your first destination in China, don’t miss the 144-hour visa-free transit policy. One of the conditions is that you must be in transit to a third country or region (Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan are included). For example, USA–Shanghai–Taiwan is acceptable for a 144-hour transit visa in Shanghai but an application for USA–Shanghai–USA or Beijing- Shanghai- USA is not. Learn more here.

2. Beijing & Shanghai Extensions

We also arrange transfer from/to Tianjin International Cruise Port and Tianjin& Beijing excursions, please click here to check the details.

3. Tailoring Your Tour

This tour is very flexible. You can alter the itinerary, and extend or shorten it to suit your price, interest, and schedule. Feel free to tell us your requirements, and we will be happy to help you arrange a tour using our professional knowledge and experience. We promise a "No Shopping Policy".

4. Payment Methods

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5. Cancellation Policy

In the event of cancellation, we will refund any payment made to China Highlights (unless any cancellation fee is applicable) within 14 days of our receipt of your written cancellation request. Visit here for more details.

6. Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is not included. We carefully selected some insurance providers from your region that give you the best value for money. Click here to go to the travel insurance page.