Companion Tours of Shanghai
Shanghai is a beautiful, diverse and exciting city to experience! Arrangements have been made for tours to attractions and locations of interest for spouses, partners and guests during the Summit.
Reservations may be made in advance, by selecting the tour(s) you wish to attend on the Summit Registration form. Reservations can also be made at the Summit Registration desk (subject to availability). A tour check-in desk will also be placed in the Hotel Registration area the morning of the tour.
Tour 1: Shanghai Bus Tour, 31 August, Tuesday: 13:00 - 17:00
For participants, spouses and guests visiting Shanghai for the first time, a bus tour with guide and translator will point out many of Shanghai's historical sites and including Xi Tian Di, YanAn Road, Lu Jia Zui Financial District, and Century Avenue. Included is a 30 minute walking tour of The Bund, Shanghai's historic waterfront.
Bus departs from the Shanghai Marriott Hongqiao Hotel Lobby at 13:00
Tour fee: $20.00 USD/person
Tour 2: Oriental Peal Tower Observation Area and Tour of Yu Garden, Wednesday, 9:00 - 13:00
The observation level of the Oriental Pearl Tower provides a commanding view of the city which will be followed by a guided tour of Yu Garden. A Dim Sum lunch will be provided at the famous LV Bo Lan Restaurant. Lunch and entry to the Pearl Tower and Yu Garden are included in the Tour fee.
Bus departs hotel lobby at 9:00 and will return at approximately 13:00.
Tour Fee: $60.00 USD /person
Tour 3: Shanghai World Financial Center and Xi Tian Di Shops and Restaurants, Thursday, 9:00 - 13:00
Visit the observation bridge of the World Financial Center at the 100th floor level, and experience the view through the "glass" floors of the highest observation deck in the world. Later, tour the shops and restaurants of Xi Tian Di, old Shanghai residential blocks converted into a multifunctional dining, retail and entertainment center flowing with restaurants, boutiques, cafes and bars. Lunch at Xi Tian Di is on your own.
Bus departs from hotel lobby at 9:00 and returns at approximately 13:00.
Tour Fee: $55.00 USD /person