Shanghai Business Studies

School tours

Experience the rapid economic growth and change the city of Shanghai has undergone in just a few decades.


  • The futuristic skyline of The Pudong Financial District
  • Global industry at the Volkswagen factory
  • Traditional China in Suzhou, city of canals
  • Industrial growth and prosperity at Huaxi model village
Typically £1228 per student.
Based on a 7 day, 5 night tour for 30 students, travelling February 2018

What's included: 

  • Travel, including transportation to excursions
  • City guide throughout the tour
  • Excursion entrance fees and driver/guide gratuities
  • Full board accommodation
  • Insurance
  • 1 teacher place for every 10 students

Please note, Visa cost is not included in typical price.

Factory visits are subject to availability and may be substituted.

Suggested itinerary for School groups

Day 1

Overnight flight to Shanghai
Flight time 12.5 hours

Day 2

Arrive in Shanghai. Transfer by Maglev train and coach. Lunch included
Bao Steel Plant. Flight time permitting
Evening meal included. Overnight Shanghai

Day 3

Breakfast included
Volkswagen Auto Factory. Lunch included
Pudong Financial District
Evening meal included. Huangpu River cruise. Overnight Shanghai

Day 4

Breakfast included
Day trip to Huaxi Village (Lunch included). Explore Gold Tower, Exhibition Hall, National Palace, World Park, High Tech Agricultural demo park
Meet a local family
Evening meal included. Overnight Shanghai

Day 5

Breakfast included
Day trip to the city of Suzhou
Wangshi Garden, Grand canal Cruise, Embroidery Institute, Silk Mill
Evening meal Included. Overnight Shanghai

Day 6

Breakfast included
Yakult Milk Company visit. Lunch included
Oriental TV Tower (3rd Ball), Nanjing Road Shopping
Evening meal Included. Chinese Acrobatic Show. Overnight Shanghai

Day 7

Breakfast included
Transfer to the airport
Flight Shanghai to UK

Contrast the ultra-modern China of Shanghai with the traditional China in the city of Suzhou with its canals and gardens.

Katharina Salzmann
Travelbound China Tour Co-ordinator
Typically £1228 per student.
Based on a 7 day, 5 night tour for 30 students, travelling February 2018

Promote this trip to students

We provide you with promotional materials to help you get your students excited about their trip.

Top tips for travelling around Shanghai


Breakfast is an international buffet at your hotel. Lunch and evening meals are taken at various restaurants with Chinese dishes. Practice your chopstick technique before you travel!


You will need a visa to travel to China. We can help with this and organise a group visa through our agent in China.


A friendly guide will be with you throughout the tour to assist and ensure all arrangements run smoothly.

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Typically £1228 per student.
Based on a 7 day, 5 night tour for 30 students, travelling February 2018