Free Walking Tour of Shanghai

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Free Tour Shanghai


Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 17:00


Exit 3 of the People’s Square metro station

Hear Shanghai’s past and imagine its future with a local guide that will tell you all about the history and the stunning, eclectic architecture of the New York of Asia, as you wander through the famed old red-light district, and go down East Nanjing Road!

 See key landmarks such as Yuyuan Park, Shanghai Port, and the People’s Square and also learn about the best places to get some genuine and delicious local food.

Enjoy a fun and insightful free walking tour of this historic city from a unique perspective. Your expert guide will keep you well-informed about the various places, events, and customs while in town!

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Discover Shanghai on a Free City Tour

World Free Tours wants to help travelers like you get the most out of Shanghai. We believe that Free Walking Tours are great options to experience the city not only because they are informative but also entertaining, and budget-friendly.

No need to pay any fees upfront. Instead, you can join the tour simply by making an online reservation, and if you enjoy the tour, you may tip the guide at the end.

You set the price!

Ready to Get the Most Out of Shanghai?

Explore the city of Shanghai on foot with an expert tour guide.

You’ll get to see all the best spots, from the People’s Park to the Shanghai Marriage Market, and the beautiful The Bund.

Book our Free Walking Tours of Shanghai and discover all the main landmarks of the city!

Tour Information

Price: Free
Language: 🇬🇧
Duration: 4 to 4.5 hours
Meeting Point: See Map
Covid-19 measures: Our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations.


What will I see during the tour?
– People’s Square
– People’s Park
– Shanghai Marriage Market
– Old Red Light District
– East Nanjing Road
– The Bund
– Huangpu River
– Yuyuan Park
– and more!

How much should I tip?
If you enjoyed the experience, at the end of the tour you may tip your guide according to your budget and level of satisfaction.

How do I find the guide?
The guide will be waiting for you at the meeting point. Try to arrive 5-10 minutes before the starting time as it may not be possible to meet the guide after the tour has already started.

Do I need to print my reservation?
No. Just bring your booking confirmation e-mail on your smartphone!

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