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In-Depth The Bund Half-Day Tour 2 Hours, Shanghai (shalc-20)

In-Depth The Bund Half-Day Tour

In-Depth The Bund Half-Day Tour

Highlights

  • Understand the history of the Bund via our insightful tour guide's introduction
  • Send postcards to your friends or family on the Bund

Tour Description

The Bund witnessed the modernization of Shanghai in the 19th century. The story of the Bund is the essence of the story of Shanghai. Most old buildings on the Bund were built between 1906 and 1937 AD. Our expert tour guide will give an in-depth introduction during this 2.5-hour tour.

Your tour starts at Astor House Hotel, initially built in 1846 AD. The decoration in the hotel shows you what a top hotel looked like in the 19th century. The first electric lamp in China was lit up in this hotel. Lots of historical celebrities stayed in the hotel, including Albert Einstein, who visited Shanghai and stayed in the hotel in 1922.

You may feel tied during the tour. You can take a 20-minute rest in the Peace Hotel, where you will go past during the tour. We have prepared postcards for you and you can write your greeting words on these postcards during the 20 minutes. Your tour guide will help you throw these postcards into a postbox on the Bund. The postage is included in our quotation.

Your tour will end at the HSBC Bank Building, initially built in 1925 AD. Although its name is HSBC Bank Building, it is now the headquarter building of SPD Bank. It was also used as the municipal government building in 1955.

Please note it is ok to start the tour at morning or in afternoon

Important Info

  • Operates: daily
  • Departure point: Hotels in  Shanghai
  • Return details: returns to the original departure point
  • Languages: English|Chinese|Japanese |German |French|Spanish|Russian|Italian (The price is based on an English-speaking guide. Extra fees apply if you need a guide with another language)
  • The price of this tour will rise during the China National Day holiday (September 30th to October 7th) and Chinese New Year holiday.

Price Per Person in US Dollars

1 People 2 - 3 People 4 - 5 People 6 - 9 People >10 People
$ 185 $ 97 $ 59 $ 44 $ 34

What’s included?

  • Necessary transfers during the tour
  • A local private English-speaking guide
  • A private air-conditioned car or van, according to the size of your group number, with a local driver
  • Admission tickets to all listed attractions/activities/shows
  • Local meals listed in the itinerary

Good to Know

  • This is a private tour. The local private English-speaking guide and the private car will serve your group only.
  • You will receive a confirmation letter within 24 hours of making your payment.
  • Your guide will contact you in the evening (Your guide will call you at around 18:00. If you missed your guide’s phone call, he or she will send you a short message) before your tour and confirm the exact pick-up time according to your preference.
  • Your guide will pick you up in your hotel lobby on the tour date at the appointed time.
  • The meal (if included) is in a Chinese restaurant and your guide will help you order the dishes according to your taste.
  • There is absolutely no forced shopping.
  • An extra fee applies if you need to be picked up or dropped off from/to airports or cruise terminals.

from US $ 97 p/p

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