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Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour

Downtown, Shanghai 200040, China
+86 138 1761 6975
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The Best!

Five stars plus! This would be one of the more expensive activities we have undertaken in all our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
NZAlec
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Wellington, New Zealand
Wonderful, surprising "shore excursion" from a cruise ship

We are a couple in our 70's. We had been to Shanghai once before, so we signed up for a "off the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Louise L K
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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 2 days 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this review

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 1 week ago

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 review

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 1 week ago 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 review

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 2 weeks ago

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 review

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 2 weeks ago

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 review

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 3 weeks ago

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 review

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 3 weeks ago

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 review

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!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We opted for the four hour afternoon Insiders tour on a chilly March day in Shanghai. Our guide Gary, incidentally a former motorcycle racer, laid out the itinerary for the afternoon with our input and we were off. He quickly wowed us with his bike...More

1  Thank Jack C
NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this review

Hello Jack, Thank you for your very kind review, Gary's indeed an expert on his hometown and has a double culture approach to things which always makes it interesting to spend time with him! I hope we'll get to show you more of China (Xi'an...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a French guide who had been in Shanghai for 12 years and had a good knowledge of the city. He took me to places of interest to me, after asking me my preferences. I sat in the sidecar which was vintage and so...More

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NyEdward, Owner at Insiders-Shanghai Private One-day Tour, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words, it was a pleasure showing you the Shanghai we love! If you want to look them up, our bikes are changjiang 750 from the chinese army. Authentic chinese copies of authentic russian copies f authentic BMW's from pre-WWll....More

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afford the high-end brands that fill the malls and
shops along Madang Road. The pleasant Taipinghu Park
provides the area with green space and is also home to
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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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