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Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour

Downtown, Shanghai 200040, China
+86 138 1761 6975
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What a great way to see Shanghai

My friend and I opted for the 2-hour ride in Shanghai. Jason, our guide/driver, took us around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pathdaft
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Boston, MA
Shanghai tour

My wife and my daughter really enjoyed their tour, thanks to the warm and professional assistance... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pascal R
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Explore Shanghai by vintage sidecar motorbike. Recently recommended by TIME magazine, National Geographic Traveller, Vogue or ELLE Magazine across 38 countries; Shanghai Insiders offers you the most original way to venture out and explore Shanghai off the beaten tracks while quenching your own centers of interests, might it be architecture, photography, food, art, etc. Enjoy an open-air adventure comfortably seated in the side-car of a classic motorbike. Every tour is tailor made by your insider who is an expat who has been living in Shanghai for a minimum of 3 years. Shanghai Insiders is the friend of a friend you wished you had in a city you do not know. Don't forget to ask for our champagne option!
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“four hours” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Downtown, Shanghai 200040, China
Xintiandi
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+86 138 1761 6975

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I opted for the 2-hour ride in Shanghai. Jason, our guide/driver, took us around the Concession and the Old Town before finishing on a bridge over the Suzhou River. He explained a bit of the history behind the areas and stops we...More

1  Thank pathdaft
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your very kind words, Jason is great at what he does indeed! I hope we'll get to show you more of China during your future travels or even Morocco where we launched tours in 2015 too. Safe travels and keep exploring!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and my daughter really enjoyed their tour, thanks to the warm and professional assistance and guidance of the whole team, thanks!

1  Thank Pascal R
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Pascal for your kind feedback and for taking time to pos it on tripadvisor, very much appreciated! We hope you'll manage to join one of our tours in the future as well. Safe travels!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five stars plus! This would be one of the more expensive activities we have undertaken in all our world travels, and worth every cent. Agree with other reviews - if there is one thing you do in Shanghai this should be it. Turned out to...More

5  Thank NZAlec
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic review! We are now waiting for Clemence and Jason to come up with a victory dance in the office after reading your review. I really hope we'll get to show you more of China (or Morocco) during your future travels! Thank you...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We are a couple in our 70's. We had been to Shanghai once before, so we signed up for a "off the beaten track" tour which included this terrific experience. Sammy and a Chinese colleague took 4 of us, on two motorcycles with side cars,...More

Thank Louise L K
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Hi Louise, Many thanks for such a nice review, those mean the world to us as they clearly show we're doing it right! You were in great hands with Sammy, I hope we'll get to show you more of China on another trip or, why...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

I was looking forward to the experience an awful lot however the day came and it was raining! The last thing I expected was the lovely Clemence calling me giving me the option to cancel or continue with the tour...which we chose to persist with....More

1  Thank Missjane06
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you Jane for your very kind words, Clemence and Sammy are two rockstars: Clemence is the latest addition to the team and Sammy is a veteran who has been with us almost since the start, you were in good hands and it's a great...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Just back from a morning touring Shanghai in a sidecar. Can't recommend it too strongly. It's a great way to see the city. Informative and informed guide took us to points of interest from the oldest house in Shanghai to the Shanghai Conservatory of Music,...More

Thank Neil T
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you Neil for your kind words, we're happy that you enjoyed your Shanghai experience with us! Safe travels and see you soon on three wheels again in China or Morocco where we also operate!

Reviewed 9 May 2017

I found this company very easy to book a tour with and then, even more importantly, when travel problems arose, the company went above and beyond to work with us to try and make our tour successful. Clemence was in contact with us on the...More

1  Thank Elsa D
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hello elsa, Many thanks for your very kind words, you've made Clemence very happy by making her the star of the day at the office! We look forward to showing you more of China (or Morocco) in the future! Safe travels!

Reviewed 8 May 2017

We've lived in Shanghai for 2 years and finally got around to taking a sidecar tour. We enjoyed our experience so much that we recommended our visitors to take the tour (our friends included a mom with a 10 year old and 14 year old...More

1  Thank Crista L
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you Crista for your very kind words, it was a true pleasure showing you the Shanghai we love! Happy that you enjoyed our secret getaway beer nest, chances our you'll run into members of the team on a regular basis if you go back....More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

With a short time in this huge city, and loving being immersed in culture we chose this way to see the city. Such an incredibly unique experience. Our fantastic guide Jason met us at the pick up location easily found. Obviously read our brief and...More

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NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Oh what a raving review! Thank you so much for your kind words which mean the world to us! Reading this shows that we're doing it right, thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback! I hope we'll get to show...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

My parents loved their tour whilst they were visiting us. they found Gary their driver very friendly and knowledgeable, and he showed them parts of the city we'd never been. off the beaten track as well as the highlights.

Thank Tom M
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you Tom for your very kind words and for taking the time to share your feedback online. Taking care of parents is one thing we love to do! We look forward to touring with you in the future! Safe travels!

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Michelle R
Hi, We'll be in shanghai in a week's time for a conference. We would like to see some of the city highlights. How much is your 4-hour trip? There are only 2 of us. Thank you and have a great day! Michelle
4 May 2017|
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Response from NyEdward | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, the 4h tour for 2 people starts at 2,000 cny. Feel free to reach out through insiders' website to inquire about availabilities as this is our high season. Sorry tripadvisor won't allow me to post a url here... More
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morganashley17
I am going to be in Shanghai for 12hours on a layover and was hoping to book a tour during my stay. I am wondering if transportation from the airport is a possibility (or what my options are), if it is okay to book for just one adult, and how much the tours run?
21 February 2017|
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Response from NyEdward | Property representative |
Can do! I believe you have sent a mail via the insiders' website already. It has been answered. Safe travels!
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Kirsten B
Hi I am travelling to Shanghai in a few months. Can children do this tour? Is it one person per side car? How does this work? Thanks
2 December 2016|
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Response from NyEdward | Property representative |
Hi Kristen, There is no age limit for those tours but we require one adult per children below the age of 12 as they will share the same bike. Each sidecar takes one of our drivers + 2 passengers (one riding in the sidecar... More
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