3-Hour Private Tour to Jewish Ghetto and Shanghai Bund


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From $90.00

22 reviews   (5.00)

Price varies by group size

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TicketType: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

Overview

Explore the historical heart of Shanghai's ancient Jewish quarter in a private tour to Hongkou District, known as the little “Vienna”. Pay a visit to the historic Jewish Refugees Museum (Ohel Moishe Synagogue) and learn the captivating Jewish history and footprints in Shanghai. Moreover, take a stroll along the century old Huoshan Park, old Jewish community and backstreet lanes to catch a fascinating insight into local daily life and culture. In addition, enjoy the splendid view along the famous Shanghai Bund area and stop over the Peace hotel, built by Sassoon's family and appreciate the beautiful art-deco architecture.


What's Included

Entrance fee to Jewish Ghettos

Hotel pick up (Only for hotels located in downtown area. Pick up does not include hotels in the outskirts such as Jiading, Songjiang ,Qingpu ,Jinqiao, Chuansha in Pudong areas etc. If your hotel is not in the downtown area your guide will give you instruc

Local transportation( For a party of 1-4 pax , you will be traveled in the local premieum uber, for a party of more than 4 pax , air-conditioned mini van will be provided)

Private tour services

Professional and knowledgeable English-speaking guide

What's Not Included

Gratuities

Hotel drop-off

Personal expenses


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 7
  • ADULT: Age: 8 - 88

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • If your hotel is not located in downtown Shanghai, an arrangement can be made to meet near the downtown area
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • If your hotel is not located in downtown Shanghai, an arrangement can be made to meet near the downtown area
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum
You will be picked up by your local friendly guide at your Shanghai city hotel lobby and transferred to the historic Jewish center. visit the Jewish Refugees Museum (Ohel Moishe Synagogue) which features life documents, photographs, films and personal items from Jewish refugees around WWII and gain a deep understanding of the Jewish history by browsing the fine exhibitions.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Shanghai Jewish Ghetto
Then make the stop at the old "Jewish park" and old JDC center, admire the old and historic Shanghai stone gate houses once was the home of thousands of the refugees, explore the local back streets to gain an insight into the local life and culture from your guide.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

The Bund (Wai Tan)
Continue your tour at the Bund area where you will pay the visit to the well-known Peace hotel, the highest achievement from the British Jewish Sassoon’s families, appreciate the beautiful art-deco architecture and scroll along the famous Bund river side to enjoy the splendid view of the old and new Shanghai while learning the history from your knowledgeable guide .

Your tour will be concluded at the Bund and your guide will give you instruction back to your hotel or you can explore the areas at your own pace. The tour offers morning and afternoon departure, as it is exclusive private tour, you also have the flexibility to choose your own departure time, you can state your preferred departure time in the Special Requests field upon booking.

50 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


Reviews

Fabulous Tour
LVShelleyB, 15-02-2020
We loved our three hour ghetto tour. We were looking forward to it and it was the highlight of our visit to Shanghai. Mason was terrific. Both my husband and I learned a lot about that era and the life of the Shanghai Jews. Well worth our time and we strongly recommend the tour and our tour guide, Mason. Shelley Berkley
Great Tour of the Jewish Ghetto & Museum
marcofboston, 15-02-2020
We did the tour with Sunny on the last day of a 17 day trip to China. 4 couples had various departure times so we needed a shortened tour that ended earlier. Sunny put a great tour together for us. It was about 2 hours long, which was long enough to see the Jewish Museum and Ghetto area. We were in the area before the Jewish Museum opened and she gave us a tour of a Buddhist Temple nearby which was interesting. Her driver picked us up and returned us to our hotel. I highly recommend her.
Docditka
DocDitka, 10-02-2020
This was an excellent tour aside from the museum were able to walk the Jewish quarter and even got to visit private homes. Well worth time and money
Jewish Ghetto and Museum
bernardg646, 13-01-2020
Excellent tour highly recommend.

Our guide Sunny was super knowledgeable and informative. His client service was amazing taking us into parts of Shanghai where the refugees from the Holocaust lived and worked.

The tour also included a comprehensive tour of the Bund with visits to all the important buildings relevant to Shanghai when Holocaust refugees were given sanctuary by the amazing Chinese community.

Jewish museum had interesting artifacts and great information.

This tour is highly recommended.
Wonderful Tour
V1676EAtoddw, 07-01-2020
We had friends visiting Shanghai and wanted to share this amazing and important historical site. Our guide, Mason, was amazing. He is polite, friendly and incredibly knowledgeable in this area. We learned so much and left with a much deeper understanding of the history of Shanghai adn the Jewish people who came here to escape Nazi Germany. We had the added benefit to tour the surrounding neighborhood to get an ever better understanding of life at this point in time during WW II. Thanks Mason for a great tour. I would highly recommend him to anyone!




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