Hop on board Bus Tour’s sightseeing tour to enjoy the best that the city has to offer. Our 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.
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
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
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)
Black-Out Dates This tour is not available during May 1st and October 1 to October 7.
Location 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.
Redemption Instructions Present your voucher(s) and photo identification to the representative at People's Square: BusTour Information Booth at 768 Nanjing Road Pedestrian Street NanJing Lu，Shanghai 200085. （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. Children with height under 1.2 meters may participate for FREE. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the tour. Guests must wear closed toe shoes.
1. Our local operator requires you to present a printed copy of your booking on the day of your activity. You may be refused entry if you do not present a printed copy of your booking.
2. Availability: All year round, 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. Please call 86/21 6333 0578 for enquiries
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
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