The Mixture of Modern and Traditional

Shanghai Tours

Shanghai, known as "Paris in the East", is the economic and financial center of China. Travel with us to learn the history, development and beauty of this metropolis.

One Day Tour of Shanghai City Essence

One Day Tour of Shanghai City Essence Eastern and Western Cultures

1-Day Shanghai Eastern and Western Cultures Tour

Shanghai became an important economic town in the Early Qing Dynasty and supported multiple foreign countries'concessions for almost a century. This allowed Shanghai to blend eastern and western cultures.

CET Advantages:

  • Go up to the 2nd sphere in Oriental Pearl Tower
  • Visit Shanghai Urban History and Development Museum
  • Try local snacks in Yuyuan Bazaar
  • Have coffee in Xintiandi and enjoy the urban life
  • Appreciate the significant view of the Huangpu River
  • See the historical buildings in the concessions

Water Town and Shanghai Landmark Tour

Water Town and Shanghai Landmark Tour Water Town and Modern City

1-Day Shanghai Landmark and Zhujiajiao Water Town Tour

This tour combines the Water Town with Shanghai city sightseeing. Zhujiajiao Ancient Town is known as the "Venice of Shanghai" and the best preserved Jiangnan Water Town in Shanghai. You will go to the most prosperous district, where you can visit Shanghai World Financial Center and the Bund.

CET Advantages:

  • Discover the history of Zhujiajiao Ancient Town
  • Take a boat ride touring the Water Town
  • Look out over the Lujiazui and Huangpu River from the Shanghai World Financial Center
  • Stroll along the Bund to see the view on both sides of Huangpu River

Ancient Canal Town Escape: Shanghai to Tongli Water Town

Ancient Canal Town Escape: Shanghai to Tongli Water Town Tongli Water Town Day Trip

1-Day Shanghai to Tongli Water Town Tour

Our one-day, privately guided tour begins in Shanghai, which is China mainland’s most modern, populous, and prosperous city. We travel from the heart of this megalopolis to the nearby, tranquil, canal-filled town of Tongli, known in China as "Little Venice of the East".

CET Advantages:

  • Explore a quaint, ancient canal-filled town dubbed – "the Venice of the East"
  • Adequate tour time allotted making for a relaxing, enjoyable day
  • Visit the gorgeous Tuisi gardens complete with ancient architecture and reflecting pond
  • Experience one of the oldest Chinese opera forms – the Kun opera
  • Take a relaxing, unforgettable gondola ride – float slowly through the charming canals of this postcard town
  • Local cuisine, we select local restaurants who serve well-prepared, tasty, and safe local cuisine
  • Customizable schedule with no shopping stops
  • Private tour for just your group (minimum 2 people)

One Day Hangzhou Tour from Shanghai

One Day Hangzhou Tour from Shanghai Hangzhou Tour from Shanghai

A one-day tour to Hangzhou, round-trip from Shanghai

Although Hangzhou is about 200 kilometers from Shanghai, it is very convenient to have a Hangzhou day trip by one-hour speed train. In this rapidly developing city, you still can find peace and quiet.

CET Advantages:

  • Be touched by the love story of Madame White Snake
  • Experience the advanced Chinese high-speed train
  • Learn about the Buddhist culture through the stone carving on Flying Peak
  • Listen to the anecdotes about Lingyin Temple
  • Taste fresh green tea in Meijiawu

Best of Yellow Mountain

3-Day Yellow Mountain Tour from Shanghai

Grab your bullet train tickets to Huangshan and visit Yellow Mountain! Waiting for the sunset and sunrise on the top of the Mountain would be a life time experience. Pay a visit to Hongcun Ancient Village, immerse yourself in China’s architectures. Back to 900 years ago, see how’s the house design had been affected by Fengshui Culture in China. We packed in all of those with a 3 days Yellow Mountain Tour.

CET Advantages:

  • Jump on the bullet train.
  • Walk through the Hongcun Ancient Village.
  • Marvel at Yellow Mountain.
  • Wander around the Old Street.

The Essentials of Shanghai

1-Day Shanghai Highlights Tour

There are many titles about Shanghai: 'Oriental Paris', 'China's Financial Center', 'International Metropolis' and 'the Largest City in China'. See the both historical and developing Shanghai with our private one day tour.

CET Advantages:

  • Walk on the observation deck on the 100th floor of the World Financial Centre.
  • Immerse yourself in China’s history in Shanghai Museum.
  • Be adventurous as you try local snacks at Yuyuan Bazaar.

Shanghai and Hangzhou Essence Tour

4-Day Essence Tour of Shanghai and Hangzhou

Combining Shanghai’s prosperity with Hangzhou’s beauty, this tour offers you a memorable experience. Meeting locals on the high speed train is also pleasurable and interesting.

CET Advantages:

  • Boat ride on West Lake
  • Learn Chinese tea culture at local tea farm
  • Visit a local residence and their food market
  • Panoramic view from the top of SWFC

Shanghai and Eastern Venice Life Experience

4-Day Shanghai and Suzhou Combo

You have a hundred different moods about Shanghai. Walking on the International Metropolis' street, seeing the skyscrapers, exploring the local neighborhoods (Shikumen) and shopping around in Yuyuan Bazaar, you are going to experience the rich history of this city. Discover the high life and see how it's changed from a fish village to China's commercial center.

CET Advantages:

  • Take an adventure as you try out the local snacks in Yuyuan Bazaar.
  • Pay a visit to Shikumen, discover how local people live.
  • Take a Boat ride in Tongli, experience the ‘Eastern Venice’.
  • Be entranced by the Humble Administrator's Garden.

3-Day Shanghai Highlights Discovery

3-Day Shanghai Highlight Tour

This tour covers all the must-see sites in Shanghai. Be captivated by the glamour of this international city, learn about its history, recognize its natural beauty and be awed by its skyscrapers.

CET Advantages:

  • Ramble along The Bund by the Huangpu River
  • Admire the panoramic view from the 100th floor of SWFC
  • Stroll through Yuyuan Bazaar

Eastern China Educational Tour

5-Day Student Tour to Shanghai and Its Neighborhood

Discovering Shanghai’s highlights, touring ancient water town of Tongli and admiring the beauty of West Lake, our student tour takes you to eastern China to learn traditional about Chinese culture and local people’s life.

CET Advantages:

  • Birds-eye view of Shanghai from the Oriental Pearl Tower
  • International architecture exhibition along the Bund
  • Close look at Shanghai’s local residents
  • Boat ride in Tongli Water Town
  • Bike riding beside The West Lake
  • Learn about Chinese medicine and tea culture

Shanghai Sightseeing with Maglev Train

2-Day Shanghai Sightseeing and Speed Train Tour

Tour package for people who have already booked a hotel or accommodation in Shanghai. The two days in the package are fully made use of.

CET Advantages:

  • Make the best use of two days
  • Cruise from old Shanghai to the new Shanghai
  • Experience the fastest train on earth

Shanghai Subway Tour with Zhujiajiao Water Town

4-Day Shanghai Subway Tour

Shanghai will incite in you a hundred different emotions. While walking on the International Metropolis’ street, staring up at the skyscrapers, or exploring the local neighborhoods (Shikumen) and shopping around in Yuyuan Bazaar, you are going to experience the rich history of this city. Discover the high life and see how it has changed from a fishing village to China’s commercial center.

CET Advantages:

  • Travel by subway like local people
  • Appreciate an overall aspect of Shanghai’s rich history
  • See old Shanghai in Zhujiajiao Water Town
  • Enjoy a panoramic view from The Oriental Pearl Tower

Shanghai Top Memories Tour

4-Day Shanghai Top Memories Tour

Visit the most iconic ancient garden and building in the most magical city in China. Learn the culture, architecture and science of old Shanghai, modern Shanghai and future Shanghai!

CET Advantages:

  • The exquisite gardens
  • See plans for Shanghai’s future development
  • Enjoy a birds-eye view of the city from Oriental Pearl Tower
  • Learn about the local people’s life style in a modern village