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Shanghai Insiders

Downtown, Shanghai 200040, China
+86 138 1761 6975
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Probably the best way to see Shanghai!!!

Thank you very much for reaching out to me regrading our sidecar experience on Saturday. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
andilaw79
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Shanghai, China
Fun way to see the city

I had a really great time with my cousin on the tour—it was really nice to ride around on such a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Naomi E
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Houston, Texas
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Explore Shanghai by vintage vehicle. Recommended by TIME magazine, National Geographic Traveller, Vogue or ELLE Magazine across 38 countries; Shanghai Insiders offers you the most original way to venture out and explore Shanghai off the beaten tracks while quenching your own centers of interests, might it be architecture, photography, food, art, etc. Enjoy an open-air adventure comfortably seated in our vintage vehicles. Every tour is tailor made by your insider who is an expat who has been living in Shanghai for a minimum of 3 years. Shanghai Insiders is the friend of a friend you wished you had in a city you do not know. Don't forget to ask for our champagne option!
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“hour tour” (90 reviews)
“sidecar tour” (43 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Downtown, Shanghai 200040, China
Xintiandi
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+86 138 1761 6975
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for reaching out to me regrading our sidecar experience on Saturday. We had an amazing experience. One of the sidecars was delayed, but except for that, my wife, my four year old son and I had an amazing time. Was probably...More

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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Andy for your kind words, can't wait to explore more of China (Xi'an right?!) with you in the future and see some of your amazing shots! Safe travels! Not to the reader: you can follow Andy's amazing photos on his Instagram: xxiamandixx

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a really great time with my cousin on the tour—it was really nice to ride around on such a beautiful day in a fun and cool way.

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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Naomi for taking the time to post a review on Tripadvisor, We hope we'll get to explore more of Shanghai (or China) with you in the future! Safe travels and have a great summer!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I cannot review on the service it's self because sadly I got rained out. However, this company needs a total overhaul on its business practices. I paid for my trip and had to make numerous inquiries as to where my confirmation was, and then when...More

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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Betsi, We take full responsibility for this as we messed up several times on your booking and have no excuses. I am sorry we did not get to show you what we are capable of and, as said in our email exchanges yesterday, we'd...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When my Dad visited China I arranged for us to go on a tour of Shanghai with Shanghai Insiders. The guide provided an informative overview of Shanghai and its development, including visits to several buildings where the guide provided not only a historical overview but...More

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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Michael for your kind words, we'll do our very best to get a 5 star review from you on your next ride! Safe travels!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a way to spend 2 hours touring the old city, CBD and French Concession with Caleb and his staff. 6 of us had a wonderful experience especially touring through the old part of the city and seeing how the locals live. So much to...More

Thank Dale F
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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Dale for your kind words (and great video you sent us by email!!) We feed on reviews like yours as they clearly show we're doing it right! I hope we'll get to explore more of China with you in the future! Until then,...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

The sidecar tours, offered by InsidersExperience, are a really great opportunity to explore the city from a different point of view. I live in Shanghai since 5 months and went on a sidecartour together with my husband just now. But it was such a great...More

Thank Stef-Smile4Travel
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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words Stef, touring with expats is always a fun challenge as you guys already know your classics. Great to know we delivered to the level of your exectations and we look forward to exploring more of Shanghai (or...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I booked this trip before leaving home all communication was good and easy to follow. The meeting point is by a very cool hotel and you can take the metro. The bikes are amazing and really are part of the appeal. We...More

Thank Haidee F
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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Haidee you're a star! What a review, my oh my! We feed on feedbacks like yours as it shows we're doing it right! We hope we'll get to explore more of Shanghai or China (or Morocco where we also operate) with you in the future!...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

I had a friend visiting for the first time and with vey little time, so thought this was a perfect opportunity and had been given Jason as a recommendation for the tour. My expectations were relaxed in terms of what we´d see (this was a...More

Thank Ellen L
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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words Ellen! Taking expats on a ride is always a great challenge as you all have a good knowledge of what the city has to offer already. We very much look forward to exploring more of Shanghai with...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Jason is not only a super knowledgeable guide to the lesser known parts of Shanghai but is also a great motor bike driver. Although the speeds around town are quite low, being in the open air on the pillion or in the side car gives...More

Thank SpikeRozz
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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you so much for tour kind words, jason knows his thing and takes a lot of pleasure in sharing “his” Shanghai. We look forward to exploring more of Shanghai with you on a future trip! Safe travels!

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We had a great sidecar tour last monday! Our guide learned us some things we didn’t know yet. We were doubting with our 5 year old son if the 2 hours wouldn’t be too long. But as my daughter (8) said at the end: was...More

Thank cin1802
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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words, even our insider Arthur has to go to the bathroom once in a while so don't worry about your son's natural needs, not a problem at all! We hope that we'll get to explore more of China...More

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Hello by going on their website shanghaiinsiders com
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book at insiders experience com is the one that works. Can you say where your re trying to connect to the website from? HK or mainland or elsewhere? Thanks and have fun!
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