2-Day Nanjing City Tour from Shanghai

Location: Nanjing, China

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  • See the magnificent Ming City Gates of Nanjing
  • Go to one of the most important Temples of Confucius in China
  • Discover one of China's 4 Great Ancient Capitals
  • See the modern developments of the Jiangsu Province
  • Travel by train from Shanghai


  • 2 Days

  • Pick-up from hotels in Shanghai

  • Hotel drop-off in Shanghai

  • Chinese, English

What You Can Expect

  • Day 1 Shanghai, Nanjing
    • Shanghai to Nanjing

      Depart from your Shanghai hotel in the early morning and take a train to the historic city of Nanjing. You will arrive around midday.

    • Lunch

    • Ming City Gates

      Some of the original 13 Ming City Gates remain, including Zhongyan Men (Center Entreat Gate) in the north, and Zhonghua Men (Brilliant Middle Gate) in the south. Zhonghua Men Gate is the largest castle-style gate among the 13 ancient city gates in Nanjing. It is the best preserved and architecturally most complicated ancient castle in the world.

    • Confucian Temple

      The Confucian Temple was built in the year 1034 and is dedicated to the great philosopher Confucius. One of the most important temples of Confucius in China, it is located in the middle of a bustling nightlife section of the Qinhuai River.

    • Explore Nanjing’s Commercial Center

      Explore Nanjing’s commercial center, boasting countless shops, restaurants, and bars, and immersed in a rich culture of the arts, just as it was during the Ming and Qing Dynasties.

    • Accommodation

      You will then spend the night at the Ramada Nanjing in the city center.

  • Day 2 Nanjing, Shanghai
    • Breakfast

    • Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum

      After breakfast, continue your tour with a visit to the impressive Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum. Located at the foot of the second peak of Mount Zijin, it is set in a beautiful park and offers panoramic views across the area.

    • Nanjing City Museum

      You will also go to Nanjing City Museum, where you can learn more about the history of the city.

    • Lunch

      Lunch will be served at a local restaurant

    • Back to Shanghai

      Depart in the afternoon and catch your return train to Shanghai. On arrival, you will be transferred back to your hotel.


    • Transportation and tours as per itinerary
    • Services of an English speaking guide
    • Accommodation with private facilities
    • Meals as indicated
    • Round trip train ticket Shanghai-Nanjing-Shanghai
    • Tips to guide and driver
    • This tour requires at least 2 adults. To book a child price, the child must be accompanied by at least 2 adults. Child price is limited to children aged 2 to 11
    • Tours operate daily unless otherwise specified
    • There are no public holidays when this tour does not operate
    • You will get our confirmation email
    • You will get our electronic voucher
    • Local operator will contact you

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