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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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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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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
Reviewed 7 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
Reviewed 27 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
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
Reviewed 11 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
Reviewed 6 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 1 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 29 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
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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