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Description :With open of Shanghai to the West in late Qing Dynasty, many gold diggers from America or Europe rushed into Shanghai, earned much money and built different styles of houses. This tour takes you to visit these old villas that witnessed the history of Shanghai.
Tour Code : SHP-14
Price : from US$34 p/p
Departure Date : You choose

Day 1

Shanghai   (No meal included)

This morning, be picked you up from you hotel at about 8:30 am. Your tour starts with a visit to Kadoorie House, No. 64 Yan an Road in Jing an District. In the late 19th century, Elly Kadoorie came to China from British, founded his electricity and hotel business. The Kadoorie family had gone through times of political and social changes in China, but always generous to help Chinese and Jewish. The house was founded in 1924, made of tons of marbles. In 1953, Song Ching Ling suggested use here as the children‘s palace, so till now, this marble palace is the activity center for thousands of children in Shanghai. Then move no to Fenyang Road. Used to be the French Concession, this road is a peace in the bustling area. Piano music comes out from the Shanghai Conservatory of Music in the neighborhood. No. 79 is Zong Dong Residence, the official residence during colonial time. Because it looks like a white palace in green lawn, local people call it Small White House. Now it is Shanghai Art and Crafts Museum. Next to it, stands the Love House, which was a wedding gift of Soong May-ling from her brother when she married the President of Kuomingtang Chiang Kai-shek in 1927. Now the Love House is a part of Shanghai Conservatory of Music. At about 12:30 am, send you back to your hotel or any other downtown place you like.

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