8:45 Gathering at the front door of East China University of Science and Technology, Jinshan Campus
9:00 Setting out and 2 hours’ drive to TianZiFang
The district comprises a neighborhood of labyrinthine alleyways off Taikang Road, a short street which is today mostly known only for Tianzi Fang. Tianzi Fang is known for small craft stores, coffee shops, trendy art studios and narrow alleys. It has become a popular tourist destination in Shanghai, and an example of preservation of local Shikumen architecture. It is sometimes compared to Xintiandi, though in the latter precinct most of the houses were demolished and rebuilt, rather than renovated.
30 minutes’ drive to City God Temple of Shanghai
12:30-14:10 City God Temple of Shanghai (including lunch time)
City God Temple of Shanghai is a folk temple located in the old city of Shanghai, China. It commemorates the elevation of Shanghai to municipal status and is the site of the veneration of three Chinese figures honored as the city gods of the town. It is also known by some locals as the "Old City God Temple", in reference to a later "New City God Temple" which no longer exists.
10 minutes’ walk to Yu Garden
14:20-16:00 Yu Garden (ticket included)
Yu Garden is an extensive Chinese garden located beside the City God Temple in the northeast of the Old City of Shanghai, China. It abuts the Yuyuan Tourist Mart and is accessible from the Shanghai Metro's Line 10 Yuyuan Garden Station.
15 minutes’ drive to The Bund Lovers’ Wall
16:15-17:00 The Bund Lovers’ Wall
The Bund is a waterfront area in central Shanghai. The area centers on a section of Zhongshan Road (East-1 Zhongshan Road) within the former Shanghai International Settlement, which runs along the western bank of the Huangpu River in the eastern part of Huangpu District. The area along the river faces the modern skyscrapers of Lujiazui in the Pudong District. The Bund usually refers to the buildings and wharves on this section of the road, as well as some adjacent areas. It is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Shanghai. Building heights are restricted in the area.
19:00 2 hours’ drive back to East China University of Science and Technology, Jinshan Campus
11:00-12:00 田子坊 （乘车前往城隍庙，车程30分钟）
12:30-14:10 城隍庙 （可自行选择当地小吃品尝，自行安排午餐-不含餐费，步行10分钟至豫园）
Note: Considering we need make the tour arrangements in advance, onsite registration is unacceptable.