Guided tour

Shanghai: Craft Beer Tasting in Former French Concession

Activity provider: Shanghai Foodie

Shanghai: Craft Beer Tasting in Former French Concession

Activity provider: Shanghai Foodie

From US$ 79 per person

Explore Shanghai’s nightlife in the former French Concession area while enjoying abundant samples of craft beer. Embark on a crawl of 3 of the best local breweries, see the life of the Chinese middle class, and relish a treat of Shanghai-style dumplings.

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Duration 3 hours
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  • Visit 3 local brewhouses and a traditional Chinese liquor store
  • See the Fuxing Park and Sinan Mansions in the former French Concession area of Shanghai
  • Try 6 beers and a rice wine with your local guide
  • Savor traditional Shanghai-style dumplings
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Take a 3-hour craft beer tasting tour around the former French Concession area in Shanghai. Discover 3 of the best breweries Shanghai has to offer and savor 6 glasses of beer. Greet your local guide at the front gate of Langham hotel. Start off your evening by sampling local wheat beer, pale ale, or dark stout at The Brewer, a gastropub in the Xintiandi area. Next, stroll through Shanghai’s Old City and get an intimate glimpse of the residences and alleyways in this most traditional of neighborhoods. Enjoy a delicious treat of Shanghai-style dumplings, such as potstickers or wontons, and receive an introduction to local rice wine in a traditional liquor store with your guide. A 15-minute walk through other historic neighborhoods brings you to Sinan Mansions, a set of private villas dating back to the 1920s that have been renovated into an upscale lifestyle destination. Here, find the award-winning Boxing Cat Brewery, and try unique craft pilsners, lagers, stouts, and rotating specials on tap. The tour ends at Shanghai Brewery near Fuxing Park to taste even more craft beers. At the end of the night, your tour guide will help you hail a taxi back to your hotel.
  • 6 glasses of beer
  • Shanghai dumplings
  • Rice wine tasting
  • Soft drinks
  • Private guide
  • Additional car service during the tour
  • Alcoholic drinks in excess of 6 glasses of beer (available to purchase)
  • Personal expenses
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the front door of the Xintiandi Langham Hotel, 99 Madang Rd, Huangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200021

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This was such a unique way to see different parts of the city and to learn about new trends and changes in Chinese society. We had a blast!

November 7, 2019

Product ID: 252157