Discover Shanghai during a full day of shopping with an awesomely friendly, local expat guide. Get bargaining tips and hear fascinating commentary on the history, people and culture as you’re transported by comfortable, air-conditioned vehicles to stores and shops with a huge variety of merchandise — from clothing and accessories to housewares and Chinese handicrafts. Take advantage of the opportunity to have garments tailor-made with the trust-worthy suppliers, and enjoy a delicious classical Chinese lunch at an award-winning restaurant.
After you’re picked up at the Shanghai Centre, hop aboard your comfortable transport (air-conditioned car, minivan, or bus, depending on the number of participants) and let your shopping venture commence. This full-day tour saves you a fortune as you discover personally selected vendors, markets and stand-alone stores.
Your personable guide, a local expat, shares interesting facts and answers questions about Shanghai’s history and culture while ensuring that your group has the best range of shopping opportunities. Find beautiful silks, fabrics and pearls, as well as fashionable clothing, accessories and handbags. Peruse toys, sports equipment and Chinese curios such as intricately painted porcelain, silk-covered photo albums and much more.
If you’d like, you can bring a favorite suit, shirt, jacket or skirt to have garments tailor-made. You’ll also have the opportunity to get prescription glasses — a tremendous savings.
Complimentary bottled water is available throughout your shopping tour. During the morning, stop by for Shanghainese dumplings and tea, and for lunch sit down for a banquet-style meal at the award-winning 1221 restaurant, where you’ll enjoy classic Shanghai cuisine such as braised pork, garlic eggplant, crispy duck and much more. Receive expert tips on dining etiquette and table manners in China.
After you’ve gained invaluable information about where to eat, what to see and where to go while in Shanghai, your tour ends with drop-off at the Shanghai Centre.