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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...more
Suite 311-313, 3rd F, Tower 3, Donghai Plaza, 28 East Yuyuan Road, Shanghai 200040, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 10 hours with Daniel in Chengdu, visiting the Pandas, having a stunningly good vegetarian lunch and visiting Du Fu Thatched Cottage Museum. It was great, we spent an hour in line to see the baby Pandas but Daniel entertained us with stories and...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Had a great tour with David in Shanghai. Very knowledgeable, had lots of interesting and cool stories that had us engaged during the tour.

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Newmantours, Guest Relations Manager at Newman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Silvia, Thank you very much for your kind words. It was truly a pleasure to share this chapter of Shanghai history with you and your family. If you ever find yourselves in China again, please do not hesitate to contact us again. Cheers David

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Very good and informative tour of the French concession in Shanghai. The guides were well prepared and informed and took us to a few buildings we wouldn’t certainly be able to find on our own. I would definitely recommend it to learn a bit of...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

David did an excellent job on guiding the group through the many historical areas of the Jing’an area while intricately describing each location’s ghost story. It was fun, funny, interesting, enlightening, and a bit creepy. You’d never know that all these events happened in Shanghai...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Luke led me and two new expat friends on a private Gangster Tour through part of the old French Concession. From the beginning to the end he enthralled us with stories of times gone by that will stay with us as we roam the area...More

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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

I’ve never been on a tour of Shanghai before and I’m glad I waited for this one. David took us all through the Jing’an area sharing the scary stories of the area about haunted palces and just down right weird things. Not only was it...More

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Reviewed May 31, 2018

Wow! I am so pleased that I went with this tour company. Everything was smooth and easy to set up and the tour was amazing! I learnt way more than I expected too because my tour guide David just kept coming out with all these...More

Thank araney1
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

After living in Shanghai for 3 years you think you know your stuff until a new spooky underworld is exposed. David took us all through the Jing’an area sharing the scary myths and legends of the area. Very informative and historically relevant tour- even included...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I went on a Ghost Tour with Newman Tours last night and had a great time! David shared ghost stories from ancient and even very recent Chinese history that were all equally spooky. The Ghost Tour is a great tour for groups...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

If there were 6 circles to hit I would have hit 6!!! David did a fantastic job with my group last night. I greatly enjoyed our GHOST TOUR and learned so much about historic events that happened in Jingan/Shanghai. I live here and have walked...More

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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
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