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Newman Tours

Suite 311-313, 3rd F, Tower 3, Donghai Plaza, 28 East Yuyuan Road, Shanghai 200040, China
+86 138 1777 0229
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Private Shanghai Gangster Tour
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Newman Tours has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the last six years running. Our native English-speaking guides integrate iPads and Chinese cultural activities with vivid storytelling to deliver informative and memorable experiences. We have been providing tours in China since 2010. We pride ourselves on delivering educational and interactive tours in Shanghai, Beijing, Xi'an, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Chengdu, and Shaolin. 
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Suite 311-313, 3rd F, Tower 3, Donghai Plaza, 28 East Yuyuan Road, Shanghai 200040, China
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+86 138 1777 0229

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Luke gave us a tour of Suzhou including Hanshan Temple and the silk museum. We experienced a ride on China's high-speed train. Luke gave us a presentation on Chinese history with graphic aids using a tablet computer. Very helpful.More

Thank jwassoc
Newmantours, Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your Suzhou Excursion. By the way, the criss-crossing lines in the ground that you asked about are likely to be glacial striations: lines cut in the ground by the movement of glaciers. We hope...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Having done a couple of the Gangster tours in previous years which are great. I felt we should try another Newman tour - this time the ghost tour with our two teenagers. It didn't disappoint! We were lucky enough to have Daniel himself take the...More

Thank LivinginShanghai
Newmantours, Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words! We are so glad you enjoyed your tour with us and that you all managed to learn a lot. Your review is invaluable to us and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We did the Jewish Ghetto Tour with Daniel. It was informative and enjoyable! Daniel was awesome and he had great anecdotes about the area. We highly recommend doing a tour with Newman tours!

Thank lisaz39
Newmantours, Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review! We are so glad you enjoyed it and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 28 September 2017

My friends were visiting me in Shanghai and I heard of Newman Tours from a colleague, so decided to go with them. We did two tours - the French Concession and the Bund. Luke the guide was great. He shared some great insights and stories....More

Thank tejaskatre2017
Newmantours, Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words about you experience! We are so happy you managed to learn something new about Shanghai. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 September 2017

We learnt so many things and it was so fun! Our guides introduce us the French Concession tour. Next time we will book the kungfu tour.

Thank claireW7385PM
Newmantours, Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed it and we hope to see you again for some kung fu action!

Reviewed 12 September 2017

I can highly recommend you this company and Beijing Ghost tour. We book 2 hours ghost tour with Daniel Newman. It was a great experience for us. Daniel was telling us ghost stories of Beijing and combining it with the real history and Chinese traditions....More

Thank weberka2017
Newmantours, Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and lovely words! We are glad we managed to scare you and also teach some new things! Hope to see you soon in Shanghai!

Reviewed 7 July 2017

This was my third tour with Newman Tours in Shanghai over the past year and they consistently deliver quality programs. Molly was a great guide and delivered insights into the Jewish migration to Shanghai. Truly a wonderful experience and worth the investment to do a...More

Thank J Chris B
Newmantours, Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, your feedback is invaluable to us! We hope to see you again on another tour!

Reviewed 2 July 2017

I read the rave reviews on tripadvisor so I email an enquiry to Newman tours when planning my upcoming Shanghai trip. I was interested in the Gangster Tour but it was unavailable during my time in Shanghai and so i joined the French Concession Tour...More

2  Thank Irene T
Newmantours, Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful words! We are very happy we could help you experience Shanghai in a different way. Hopefully we will see you again!

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Our guide Luke took us on a very informative and fun historical walk of the French concession. The history was rich and complete with an iPad to fill in visual information not available at the site. The hotels visited were wonderful examples of what grandeur...More

3  Thank Jimes49
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Daniel was a fantastic tour guide- he was extremely knowledgeable, being both educational and entertaining at the same time. I wholeheartedly recommend this tour for anyone visiting Shanghai.

Thank paul042017
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