Hop on board Bus Tour’s sightseeing tour to enjoy the best that the city has to offer. These open-top, double-Decker buses give you the best possible views of the Shanghai’s dramatic skyline.
From the historic waterfront at The Bund to the peace and tranquility of the oldest temples, and from the modern skyscrapers of Pudong, to the tree-lined streets of the former French Concession – The Bus Tour allows you to discover it all.
This package also includes the Huangpu River Cruise. Experience the incandescent beauty of The Bund, on an evening tour of the waterfront. Accompanied by an expert guide, see the city’s most significant landmarks under the atmospheric cover of darkness; board an evening cruise boat to watch the city sparkle from the shimmering Huangpu River, then stroll the area to admire the historical Peace Hotel.
What is included
FREE earphone for audio commentary in 8 languages. (English, Chinese, German, French, Russian, Spanish, Korean and Japanese)
Map of Routes and Sites, 4 Routes with 22 stops, a ticket to Huangpu river cruise
Red Route (Shanghai City Tour): People’s Square people's Park Shanghai Art Museum Nanjing Road The Bund River Cruise, Pier 16 Yuyuan Garden Xin Tian Di
Blue Route (Pudong Tour): The Bund Oriental Pearl Tower World Financial Center & Jin Mao Tower Cool Docks River Cruise, Pier 16
Green Route (Temple Tour): Nanjing Road (New World City) Shanghai Museum Huaihai Road Jing’an Temple (on Nanjing West Road) Portman Ritz Carlton Hotel (on Nanjing West Road) Shanghai Art Museum People’s Square People's Park
Night Bus Route (Night City Tour): People’s Square People's Park Shanghai Art Museum Nanjing Road The Bund River Cruise, Pier 16 Yuyuan Garden Xin Tian Di (Note that this route is available ONLY between May and October)
Hours of Operation
Red Bus Route: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Green Bus Route: 9:15am to 4:45pm
Blue Bus Route: 9:30am to 5:30pm
Night Bus Route: 5:00pm to 8:00pm (May – October Only)
Tour begins and ends at Intersection of Nanjing West Road and Xizang Middle Road, across the street of New World City. Hop on and Hop off from any of the 22 stops.
Huangpu River Cruise address in English: 481 Zhong Shan Dong Er Lu, Shanghai, China
Huangpu River Cruise address in Chinese: 上海市中山东二路481号上海黄浦江旅游票务中心 (Use this to show to the taxi drivers, as the listed address on Google Maps is not correct)
Present your voucher(s) to representative at People's Square: BusTour Information Booth at 768 Nanjing Road Pedestrian Street NanJing Road (Close to People Square Metro Station, Exit 19). Operating Hours: 9:00 - 17:00.
Policies / Restrictions
Guests are responsible for their own transportation to and from the departure location.
1. Our local operator requires you to present a printed copy of this voucher on the day of your activity. You may be refused entry if you do not present a printed copy of your voucher.
2. Available: All year, first shift of the bus starts at 9:00am.
3. Night Bus Route only runs between May and October.
4. Children with height under 1.2 meters may participate for free
5. Guests must wear closed toe shoes.
6. Please arrive 15-20 minutes prior starting of activity
7. Please call 86/21 6333 0578 for inquiries
The difference between private tours and join in (group) tours
High quality tour with a more personal experience. Your guide will be available for any questions you have. Furthermore, there is much more flexibility with your itinerary. Want to meet other people interested in the same activity.
Join in (Group) Tour
Mostly more affordable tours that have more inclusions and will allow you to meet new people and make some friends. Check out other join-in tours in China here.