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Half-Day Morning Bike Tour of Shanghai Old Town

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Overview
On our multi-theme & off-the-beaten-path bicycle experience, your Expat Tour leader will escort you for an interactive and fun way to enjoy Shanghai "like a local". Food, Architecture, History, Traditions, Religion...you will get everything in just a 1/2 day!
Highlights
  • A fun-filled bicycle ride through Old Shanghai
  • Get off the tourist track at traditional markets and parklands
  • Capped at eight participants for personalized attention
What to Expect
Shanghai is known for its towering skyscrapers and sleek, futuristic waterfront, but the Old Town still boasts traditional quarters from its heyday as a 1920s port city. During this adventure-filled sightseeing tour of Old Shanghai’s under-the-radar neighborhoods, hop a classic bicycle to cruise between sights. Perfect for travelers who have already ticked off the top sights, or anyone looking to wander off the beaten track, this fun and leisurely bicycle excursion begins along the French Concession’s tree-lined boulevards with a pastry breakfast. Then, mingle with locals in Fuxing Park and get a peek into hidden villas, which most tourists overlook. Hop off your bike to wander through a Buddhist temple and browse through the produce stalls of a traditional open-air wet market. Discover a different side of the fast-paced city with a bike ride down Old Town’s narrow lanes and back alleys, where time appears to be frozen in place.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Culture Shock Office: 89 Danshui Lu (House N13) / 上海市黄浦区淡水路89弄13号1楼
Departure Time
8:45 AM
Duration
4h
Return Details
The bike experience will end at the same place: our Culture Shock Office in Xintiandi (89 Danshui Lu (House N13) / 上海市黄浦区淡水路89弄13号1楼)
Inclusions
  • Vintage bicycle
  • Guide
  • Helmet
  • Bottle of water
  • Fresh coffee at departure
  • Local food tasting
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • E-bike available for Private Tours with kids. Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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All reviews culture shock hidden temple fuxing park absolutely loved our tour fantastic morning real taste highly recommend this activity streets and alleys lunch stop great fun guide jenny water calligraphy traditional chinese last saturday past and present memorable tour felt very safe
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What a great way to spend a morning. We got to see the real Shanghai and the areas where the local live, the true Shanghai. Hannah (our tour guide) was very knowledgable and gave us lots of information on the local areas. I would highly...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Geraldine11112222
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hannah was our guide and she was fantastic. A great, well paced ride around many local parts of Shanghai, see how and where the locals live. This is a great way to start your stay in Shanghai, a must do tour

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank DEBBIE H
Reviewed 5 days ago

The best in town. Smiling, knowledgeable and generous. Went through former French concession and old city. Went to places very few guides could make you discover. Fabulous Fab!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Quest187332
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jenny was a pleasure and we enjoyed learning so much about the French Concession and Old Shanghai areas. We were also treated to some yummy soup dumplings and other local fare! She was kind enough to take photos and send them as well! Communication was...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Sam H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a great way to learn about Shanghai life and it's tons of fun too. Charlie was our guide and she was brilliant – knowledgeable, lively and happy to answer all sorts of questions. We learnt a lot and saw a lot. It's...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 20LR19
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MoniqueG1265
14 May 2019|
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Response from teamram | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry for the late response. I did not see any young kids on the tour but I was also on a business trip with a group of 30 so we took up the whole group.
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Curiosity59866
1 May 2019|
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Response from BillyBumpkin | Reviewed this property |
Should be. You need to ask the organisers if they have the equipment you need. Have fun.
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beazors
17 January 2019|
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Response from Buzzwinckel | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think they do afternoon tours and even night time ones.
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