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Newman Tours-Day Tour

Suite 311-313, 3rd F, Tower 3, Donghai Plaza, 28 East Yuyuan Road, Shanghai 200040, China
+86 138 1777 0229
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The only company to have won 2015 TripAdvisor Certificates Of Excellence in both Shanghai and Beijing, Newman Tours' native English speaking guides use iPads, and Chinese cultural activities to ensure your tour is informative and memorable. We have more than five years' experience leading historical and interactive tours in Beijing, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Nanjing, Xi'an, Tianjin, and of course Chengdu.
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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 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
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
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
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Brilliant two hours spent- themed tour was great fun. Guide (Daniel) stayed in character the whole time. Learnt a lot about historical and modern day Shanghai. Totally recommend!

Thank sb_travel_bug
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Luke was great - showed us some interesting places, had some great stories, showed us some card and dice tricks. A fascinating afternoon.

2  Thank Jillian K
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Newman Tours sent us Molly and Luke for a 2-hour tour of the former Jewish Ghetto and the Refugee Museum/Synagogue followed by a 2-hour tour of the former French concession. Both guides were very nice, well-informed, interesting, and had a good sense of humor. We...More

2  Thank BramStoker
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Considering our limited time, Molly from Newman Tours provided researched and profiled venues, history and information. Just what we wanted at the pace that we could cope with. All in all, exceptional.

Thank Jolyon D
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Last year I took 25 students on an educational trip with Newman Tours to the Jewish Museum and surrounding area. The two guides made sure the tour was age appropriate, interactive and tailored to the curriculum we were learning in class. Both the students and...More

Thank Becky W
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Newman Tours - Shanghai Gangster Tour! The tour was well organised and extremely informative. Booking the trip was easy and correspondence with the company was quick and efficient. Our tour guide Ryan was brilliant, he was knowledgeable about the history of Shanghai and was eager...More

Thank SofieF69
Old Town
Shanghai’s original walls live on in the curve of the
streets that serve as the border to the old city. An
aerial view shows a clear circular outline and parts
of the original wall are preserved as monuments to the
ancient past. The main tourist attraction of Yuyuan
(which means Yu garden, though it is often redundantly
referred to as Yuyuan Garden) draws hordes of tourists
every day, but wandering the streets around the
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