* Available 7 days a week, morning or afternoon.
If you don’t have time for a full day tour or if you would prefer a private excursion to a group tour, our Custom tour is for you. Tell us what you want to buy and we will design the day to maximize your shopping opportunities.
Alternatively, we can make suggestions and select destinations to excite and impress you. If necessary, we can also help to suggest and book restaurants and organize a spa treatment, massage or manicure/pedicure to relax after your excursion.
Meet at your hotel lobby to start your shopping excursion!
Your tour includes:
- Shopping Tours Shanghai shopping bag with essential goodies.
- private tour designed to meet your personal shopping requirements
- a friendly local Expat guide from Canada, NZ, USA or Australia
- You choose if you want your personal guide to do the bargaining for you or, if you want us to help you do it yourself.
- fascinating commentary and discussion about Shanghai, China, the culture, the people and the history as well as interesting insights into living in Shanghai as an expat – as much or as little as you want to hear.
- invaluable information about where to eat, what to see (and what to miss!), what to do and where to go while in Shanghai – this information can really make your trip!
- guides do not receive commissions.
- For one person, the cost is 400 RMB per hour; two people is 500 RMB per hour, and three people is 750 RMB per hour (minimum 4 hours) not including transport or lunch. Please contact us if your group is larger than three people.
Transport can be arranged if you prefer a private vehicle (cost depends on the level of car required from a standard 4 door sedan to a Mercedes van); this can be very useful if you have lots of shopping to carry around or the weather isn’t ideal.
Lunch can also be organized if required. Just let us know what you would like to try from street food, local dumplings or a Shanghainese dining experience. This is one of our most popular tours and our success rate for fulfilling your shopping requirements is second to none!