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Private Shanghai Church and Jesuits - Expert Guided Walking Tour

Shanghai, China


2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

This walk takes you to an area that has a rich and rather different history from other areas of Shanghai – home to both the former Jesuit community and to a famous Chinese man of science, Xu Guangqi.

What's Included

  • Private walking tour
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What To Expect

In mid-16th Century, a group of Jesuits traveled to China from Rome, arriving first in Guangdong. The most famous of these priests was Matteo Ricci, an Italian who was very learned in the fields of science and technology. Later Xu Guangqi, a highly educated Chinese scholar-official became the close friend of him. In 1603, Xu converted to Catholicism and within a few years, the rest of his family also did.

During this tour, Janny Chyn will take you to visit the tomb of Xu, Xujiahui Cathedral(St.

The Location

Where To Go

Xujiahui Subway Station, Xu Jia Hui Di Tie Zhan, Xu Jia Hui, Xuhui Qu, Shanghai Shi, China


Shanghai, China

Return details

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Private Shanghai Church and Jesuits - Expert Guided Walking Tour

From $123.08
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