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Great sidecar ride with Sammy!

We had a great 4 hour sidecar ride with Sammy. Saw some amazing 'inside' things - that even after 6... read more

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Heidi B
Highly enjoyable

This is a really fun thing to do in Shanghai and a really good way to cover a lot of territory and... read more

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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...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Downtown, Shanghai 200040, China
Xintiandi
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Reviewed today

We had a great 4 hour sidecar ride with Sammy. Saw some amazing 'inside' things - that even after 6 months of living here, I had never seen. I would recommend taking this tour whether you live in China or are visiting! We have already...More

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed yesterday

This is a really fun thing to do in Shanghai and a really good way to cover a lot of territory and learn a lot about this incredible city while having the intimacy with your environment that usually only comes from walking. Mathias was my...More

Thank sappa68
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had 4 hours in Shanghai and decided to book a tour mainly due to the experience of riding around in a side car. However we ended up seeing some great parts of the city we wouldn’t otherwise have seen and Emmanuel was a great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic tour that far exceeded my expectations: not only a thrilling ride in a vintage sidecar through the old lanes of the former French concession and Laoximen, but also deep insights into otherwise inaccessible corners of old Shanghai with an extremely knowledgable guide. Thanks again,...More

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NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Robert for your kind words; we get no bigger reward than passengers saying we exceeded their expectations! We look forward to exploring more of China (or Morocco where we also operate) with you in the future! Until then, safe travels!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this tour during a transfer to a next destination. The tour was really surprising, Sammy provided a great experience by going off the beaten track and showing the real Shanghai. The sidecar was really a cool experience: a lot of freedom and you...More

Thank PeterNL_Dutch
NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Peter for you kind words, reviews like yours mean the world to us as they show we're doing it right. I believe the beer you got was a Shangri La which is crafted in the Himalayas where we do expeditions. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks Sammy, we did very much enjoy the ride through Shanghai with you. It was a pleaser to find someone that was frank and willing to share all aspects of China’s and Shanghai’s past and present with us, this was something that was lacking on...More

Thank lang264
NyEdward, Owner at Shanghai Insiders, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Tony for your kind words, Sammy's our oldest running insider in the team and is a great personality indeed. We're very happy to read that we delivered to the level of your standards and look forward to exploring more of Shanghai with you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the tour and the sidecar experience! Thanks to Sam, our guide, who drove us through the city and made us discover special places and more of the city story. A perfect tour, perfect guide and really cool sidecar! worth to recommend.

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

Thank you Penelope for your kind words, Sammy's one of a kind and it's a pleasure to have him on the team! Safe travels and we look forward to exploring more of China with you on three wheels in the future!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We discovered Shanghai for the first time on Sammy our guide made this experience amazing! The sidecar tour is the perfect activity if you want experience the city in a very authentic wayMore

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

Thank you Nicole for your very kind words, reviews like yours mean the world to us as they show that we're doing it right and there's nothing that could make us happier! See you soon on three wheels for some new adventures, may it be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fun to weave through the older narrow streets of Shanghai on a classic motorcycle and sidecar. Highly recommend it and the guides are great with their insider knowledge. Our only wish was that it were a longer tour and could be extended to the...More

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

Thank you for your kind words, we'll make sure to work harder to get a 5 star review from you on your next trip! Safe travels!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The experience of seamlessly weeding through traffic on a four hour tour, viewing Shanghai hidden treasures in the open air without being stuffed into a tour van was refreshing. The guides are knowledgeable, listen intently and take you to one interesting site after another, literally...More

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

Thank you Scott for your kind words! feedbacks like yours mean the world to us as it shows we're doing it right! We look forward to exploring more of China with you, may it be Guilin, Xi'an or even one of our expeditions in China's...More

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Hello by going on their website shanghaiinsiders com
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