Welcome to Shanghai and Beyond Shanghai
Shanghai and Beyond is a boutique Chinese tea and culture tour company comprised of certified tea and tour specialists who offer clients a unique luxury travel experience; professionally custom tours, and the ultimate personal connection to Chinese tea and culture throughout some of Shanghai’s and the surrounding area’s most historically fascinating and extraordinary destinations.
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Our team of experts offer custom tea tours and beyond. From adventurous to awe-inspiring locales, our collection of destinations is irresistible.
Our tours are perfect for those who want their trip to Shanghai and beyond well planned with the help of dedicated tour specialists who have expert knowledge of the land. We’ve planned hundreds of tours over the years and know the territory intimately from tourist hot spots to more hidden gems off the beaten path. Let us be your resource as you choose one of our packaged tours or as you customize an itinerary that caters to your vision of the ideal Shanghai getaway. Our tea and Chinese culture tour packages span theme-based, self-journeyed escapades to guided tours from start to finish featuring dramatic views of lush, green landscapes, ornate architecture, Chinese tea, local cuisine, and so much more. We will work with you to build a travel itinerary that will provide you with precious memories that will last a lifetime. Need some inspiration for booking your next tour? Maybe, a tea excursion featuring a harvesting adventure? Or, maybe a day of Chinese culture complete with visits to museums, local venues and attractions? Below are a few options available.
We take pride in offering exclusive, unforgettable unique tea and Chinese cultural tours to individuals, couples, families, and corporate groups. We design and conduct only a few specialized, fully-guided, small group or individual tours as to maintain their high quality and delivery of a seamless, multi-faceted experience. Our expertise, guidance, and close relationships with our partners allow our guests to feel completely comfortable immersing themselves in the tea, culture and cuisine of each destination, while we handle all the finer of the details of the journey.
History, art, religion and culture. Our culturally-rich itineraries explore in depth the destination’s history and heritage. Become enlightened through the exploration of some of China’s most famous Buddhist destinations, dig deep into the stunning Dynasty legacies throughout the various regions, learn about the architecture and magnificent gardens, explore China’s three core philosophies and how they influence modern society, or experience traditional medicine and the full range of options. Our tours will provide an up close and personal with masterpieces of art, temples, and museums. Trek to mountain and seaside villages, and gain special access to heritage sites that are on and off the beaten track as a privilege of our local relationships. Our cultural tours also appeal to your foodie side as every itinerary offers some form of behind-the-scene visits to artisan or local food producers; guided market tours; or relevant tastings as part of the all-inclusive pricing.
Immerse yourself into Chinese tea culture by exploring mist-covered mountains and plantations where legends of tea were born. Guided by our certified tea and tour specialists, discover the mysterious lure of tea, and tour the ornate temples, magnificent palaces and historical landmarks as we visit charming destinations of tea production. To name a few, Hangzhou, one of China’s most scenic cities, known for one of the most famous teas called Longing. Explore DongShan, a quaint fishing village on the southern shores of Lake Taihu, known as the producer of one of China’s best teas – Biluochun, or roam Nanxum, a water town of many small villages, known as a producer of China’s Anji Bai (white) tea. Each location features diversified traditions saturated with tea elements.
The tea cultural tour begins with plucking tea leaves under the guidance of local farmers, and then experience the varied processes of making tea products, with a traditional art – tea ceremony performance which showcase the rich content of tea culture. You’re guaranteed to acquire a wealth of Chinese tea history, culture and marvel at the overwhelming natural and cultural attractions visited.
Please contact one of our specialists via email with any questions and we will reply as quickly as possible. We look forward to being a small part of your next big adventure. For inquiries, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 86 139-5724-0650