Shanghai by night | China
FROM: CAD $695 pp

PRIVATE TOUR: Short and to the point this is a perfect city stay for those in transit through Shanghai, it is now possible to stay for up to 144 hours without needing a visa. See the Oriental Pearl TV Tower, the Anglo-inspired Bund and old city area, cruise the Huangpu River and enjoy some retail therapy on Nanjing Road.

Prices & Dates

Trip Highlights

Jade Buddha Temple
Yuyuan Garden
The Bund and Old Shanghai
Huangpu River cruise


2 breakfasts, 1 lunch
Arrival transfer on day 1, departure transfer day 3 (Shanghai Hongqiao or Pudong International Airport)
Shanghai - Huangpu River cruise
2 nights 4 star hotels
Touring of Shanghai - Yu Gardens, Jade Buddha Temple and The Bund
Tour guide for all included sightseeing

Not Included

International flights
Tipping - an entirely personal gesture
Laundry, drinks, items of a personal nature
Entrance Fees: USD$30 - 35pp, paid in local currency


Day 1


Arrive into Shanghai airport where you'll be met and transferred to your hotel.
Overnight: Shanghai

Day 2

Shanghai City Tour

Focus your eyes on spectacular Shanghai. Perhaps, China’s most modern city, its amazing Pudong skyline is stunning. After breakfast at our hotel, we take a tour of the many city sights including Yuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple and The Bund, with a cruise on the Huangpu River.
Overnight: Shanghai  |  Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3

Onward Travels

Our tour arrangements come to an end after breakfast and onward transfer to the airport.

Visa Free Eligibility

Many nationalities are eligible to visit Shanghai visa free for up to 144 hours. Please see below for eligible nationalities.

Argentina, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States. NOTE: Visa requirements are subject to change, please check with your embassy before booking this trip.

For further information please read our Visa Free Trips to China section of our China Travel Guide

Prices & Dates

Prices shown are ‘Per Person’, based on a travelling party of at least 2 adults. The single supplement price needs to be added to the 'Per Person' price when single rooms are required or preferred. If travelling solo, an additional ‘1-person’ supplement will apply.

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Shanghai Visa Free - 3 days
CAD $695
CAD $250


The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard.

Ramada Encore Shanghai Hotel , Shanghai

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: 3 Star Hotel

Ideally located close to several plazas and shopping centres, this modern hotel offers you a comfortable stay in one of China’s fastest growing cities. Guestrooms are equipped with all the essential amenities, with free WiFi and access to the breakfast buffet included. The onsite Dakang Restaurant also serves lunch and dinner, and you can expect a tasty menu featuring both Western and Chinese cuisine. Other amenities include a fitness centre, coffee shop and small convenience store.

In Brief

Trip Type
Most days of the year
Hotel Rating
4 star
Tour Guide
Yes - for all included sightseeing
Breakfast: 2, Lunch: 1
Click to play videoThe view across the Huangpu River to the modern cityscape of Pudong in Shanghai
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