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China Cycle Tours

Metro Line 1 South Shanxi Road Station, Exit 3-House 38, No.169 Changle Road,Huangpu District, Shanghai 200002, China
+86 137 6111 5050
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China Cycle Tours is a Shanghai and Suzhou based bicycle tourism company specializing in guided city and countryside biking tours.China Cycle Tours operates carefully chosen cycling routes both in the cities (Shanghai and Suzhou) and in the surrounding mountains and countryside. It also can provide customized tours if the customers are interested in travelling off the beaten path.The people working in China Cycle Tours speak both Mandarin and English, they are well travelled and love to share the passion for cycling with other people. They guide various tours and handle all logistic details from activities, transportation, food and lodging.
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Metro Line 1 South Shanxi Road Station, Exit 3-House 38, No.169 Changle Road,Huangpu District, Shanghai 200002, China
Former French Concession
+86 137 6111 5050
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I am so glad that I chose this all Shanghai bike tour! The guide, Li, was really professional and informative and fun, and it turned out to be a way to explore the different character and culture of the various areas of the city, from...More

1  Thank joelbmcnair
Reviewed 21 November 2017

A must for any traveller to Shanghai! In 3 hours you get to know the French Concession and the historical old town. Our guide Ellen guided us safely through the busy streets and showed us some great spots. It was a truly fantastic experience.

1  Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I recently spent an afternoon touring the French Concession of Shanghai with Ellen from China Cycle Tours. Ellen was fantastic and shared with us her knowledge of the area and provided up-close and personal access to the homes and the living/cooking areas....More

1  Thank Ledbootz
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I took a full day tour with Ellen and had a great time! At the start of the day Ellen asked about what I had already seen in Shanghai so she could adapt the tour a little (I was lucky to be the only one...More

Thank Catteeee72
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We had Ellen and Tim as guides. The trip and route were fine and cycling is a great way to see Shanghai. However, we were 7 people and the final price was much too expensive. Larger groups should be cheaper per person which wasn't the...More

Thank Jan v
ChinaCycleTours S, Public Relations Manager at China Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Dear Jan, Thank you for your detailed comments, which we have carefully read. Our ChinaCycleTours always provide the best service and reasonable price. Like you mentioned, we provide 2 guides for your 7 people group. And our bicycles are the best bicycles such a Giant....More

Reviewed 16 July 2017

Had a great time with Ellen as our guide. Went around the French Concession, the Bund, and old Chinese areas. Ellen spent a great deal of time with explanations. And she did her best to keep us in the shade as it was over 90F....More

3  Thank Travels-From-SF
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We participated in the Shanghai half day highlight tour with Ellen as our guide. Having ridden and cycle toured in many cities around the world we found this tour met all our needs. While the cycling was not physically challenging, Ellen was a brilliant guide....More

1  Thank Phil S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

My daughter and I spent our first Shanghai morning with Ellen and found the tour a perfect introduction to the city. We are re-visiting today several of the places we stopped. The French Concession is beautiful, giving us a chance to visit areas we never...More

1  Thank PKCook
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It was a fantastic way to see Shanghai. Grace was a wonderful tour guide especially patient with our three children. She made us feel safe in the busy traffic of Shanghai.

1  Thank Bronwyn L
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We did this trip on a Tuesday morning. My husband and I were the only ones on the tour so that was really nice, that way we could be at our speed. Prior to the bike trip, I was pretty nervous. With the Shanghai traffic...More

1  Thank Nicoleinwi
Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
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28 March 2016|
Response from Gordon D | Reviewed this property |
We found it OK , and no problem . Not as good as here in New Zealand ,but the day was clear , no smog , and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience