The company offers over 30 tours, including Chinese home cooking classes, backstreets walk and market tours. In addition, Shanghai Pathways also offers a separate category of off the beaten path day trip and Chinese cultural tours.
Their two-hour tour takes in Shanghai’s hidden backstreets and gives visitors an opportunity to get a taste of Shanghai life -- literally -- by sampling local street food. “We help people to see the real Shanghai and experience the city from a different perspective,” says Janny Chyn from Shanghai Pathways. "And who doesn't like great food?"
If you want unique & authentic tours to see the real Shanghai, come join Shanghai Pathways! They take you behind the scenes of a destination to reveal it's hidden gems and appreciate the Chinese culture. It is the perfect style of travel experience for those who want to get off the beaten path and really connect with the destination. With English speaking Chinese guides who are native Shanghainese, you are assured a real local experience. The experience can be as short as a couple of hours, or a whole day, but in every case we will take you to interesting places to meet locals, and really see what makes the place tick.
“The idea behind each our small group tour is to appeal to the discerning traveler of all ages and backgrounds who seeks something new and different, and who wants to reach out and discover something inspiring. Each tour itinerary is comprised of a variety of engaging activities and enriching experiences for you to authentically discover the heart and soul of Shanghai. For the 1st time visitor, best of Shanghai city tour provides you a great overview about this city. Travelling with an experienced Chinese tour guide gave you much more insights about places and a glimpse of popular destinations from the perspective of a lifelong resident.
For foodies who love fabulous food experience, you'll participate in cooking classes with our 5-star chefs who looking forward to your arrival and make you feel welcome in their homes.” says Janny Chyn, owner of the company. “If you are interested in not only seeing the tourist places in Shanghai and hoping for an unforgettable day to mix the city highlights with off the beaten path experience, join us for a custom tour to find out the real shanghai that only a local can show you.”
Shanghai is their sole focus and specialty! The combination of normal chinese life, modern city and the traditional way of living in the mega city is perfectly orchestrated in Shanghai Pathways uniquely designed walking tours. Get behind the scene and a taste of daily life is what they wish to offer, from the first minute their tour will take you to another dimension - the minute details that aren’t apparent to the inadvertent eye, simple things that bring history and give sense to the day to day life. Off the beaten path tours will make you felt like you were locals and left Shanghai with a feeling that you have truly experienced the city.
About Shanghai Pathways
Shanghai Pathways is an urban adventure tourism company specializing in sightseeing tours, culinary food tours, and cultural excursions. It is a true specialist in the 'real Shanghai' and unspoilt hideaways, the best way learn and understand the rich Chinese culture.