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Shanghai Municipality

China's finanical centre. Shanghai is 1325km from Beijing.

City Centre :
Inner Suburbs :
Outer Suburbs :

Huangpu District

Location:
Within Puxi, downtown Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

The Bund

Historic buildings along the Huangpu River in the former International Settlement. Between late 19th to early 20th century, the Bund was East Asia's finanical hub.

The Bund

The Bund is 1.5 km long with Huangpu River on one side and the historic buildings on the other side.

The Bund

View of Huangpu River and Pudong from the Bund.

Nanjing Road Shopping Street

This 1.2km long street is the best known shopping street in China.

Shanghai Grand Theatre

Shanghai Museum

The city's 39, 000 sqm museum on ancient chinese art.

Park Hotel

The 83.8m high building was built in 1934 and was the tallest building in Asia till 1952, in China till 1966 and in Shanghai till 1983.

People's Park

Great World Building

The building was the most popular amusement centre in Shanghai in the early 1900s.

Night View of Great World Building

Cite Bourgogne

A shikumen housing built by the french in their former french concession in 1930s. It has chinese style archways at two of the entrances.

Xintiandi

A shikumen housing converted into a shopping and dining area.

Site of the 1st National Congress of the Communist Party of China

Site of the 1st National Congress of the Communist Party of China

Former Residence of Sun Yatsen

Former Residence of Sun Yatsen

Yuyuan Garden

Yuyuan Garden

Shanghai Shimao International Plaza

333m skycraper along Nanjing Shopping Street.

Shanghai Confucius Temple

Wen Miao Road leading to Confucius Temple

Shanghai Confucius Temple Ling Xing Gate

Shanghai Confucius Temple Da Cheng Hall

The Confucius Temple was first built in 1294 udring the Yuan Dynasty. It was rebuilt in 1855.

Shanghai Confucius Temple Ming Lun Hall

Shanghai Confucius Temple Interior of Ming Lun Hall

Shanghai Traditional Snacks

Shanghai Product

Xuhui District

Location:
Within Puxi, downtown Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Tree lined streets along Shaanxi nan Road

Xianyang Park

Former Residence of Song Qingling

Former Residence of Song Qingling

Former Residence of Song Qingling

Heritage Building Normandie Apartments

Hongkuo District

Location:
Within Puxi, downtown Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Broadway Mansion hotel and Waibaidu Bridge

Broadway Mansion Hotel was for a few decades after its construction in 1934, the skyscraper and landmark of Shanghai. Waibaidu Bridge, located near the confluence of Suzhou Creek and Huangpu river and constructed in 1904, is China's first steel bridge. The bund is near the other end of the bridge.

Sinar Mas Center 1

A new 320m skycraper in Shanghai.

Old buildings around Hongkuo District

A new 320m skycraper in Shanghai.

Heritage Building Former Nanyang Brothers Tobacco Company Building

Luxun Park

The park was formerly named Hongqiao Park. In the early 1900s, it was the 2nd biggest park in Shanghai.

Luxun Park

Match making in the park. Parents display infomration about their child to helphem find suitable partners.

Luxun Park Lu Xun Tomb

Lu Xun .

Luxun Park Plum Garden

The park was the site of the Hongkuo Bombing incident on 29 April 1932.

Lu Xun Park Lu Xun Memorial Hall

Jing'an District

Location:
Within Puxi, downtown Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Jingan Temple

An ancient temple bulit in 247 AD and shifted to current location in 1216AD during the Northern Song Dynasty.

Zhabei Park

Shanghai Railway Station

Moller Villa

Former villa of Eric Moller built in 1936 in former french concession. It is now a hotel.

Putuo District

Location:
Within Puxi, downtown Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Jade Buddha Temple

The temple was built in 1882 and has 2 pieces of Buddha statues craved from Burma jade.

Changning District

Location:
Within Puxi, downtown Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Site of Former St Mary's Hall Bell Tower

St Mary's Hall was a Christian Girl's School which became part of No 3 Middle School after 1949. It was located here in 1923 within the former Shanghai International Settlement.

Shanghai Zoo

Shanghai city's zoo is also one of the best in China featuring rare animals like panda and golden monkey.

Shanghai Hongqiao Airport

Shanghai Hongqiao Airport

Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

Yangpu District

Location:
Within Puxi, downtown Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Fudan University

Fudan University Run Run Shaw Building

Fudan University Guanghua Twin Tower

Tongji University

Tongji University Library

Tongji University Huabiao

Tongji University Sanhaowu Garden

Jiading District

Location:
Inner Suburb of Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Guyi Garden

Baoshan District

Location:
Inner Suburb of Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Shanghai Wusong Paotaiwan Wetland National Forest Park

Shanghai Wusong Paotaiwan Wetland National Forest Park

Shanghai Wusong Paotaiwan Wetland National Forest Park Wusong Emplacement Memorial Square

The Wusong Emplacement Memorial Square was in this park as it was the site of gun emplacements along Huangpu and Chang Jiang river. They saw action during the major conflicts: - Opium War (1842), Songhu Anti Japanese War (1932 and 1937) and Wusong Battle for Shanghai Liberation (1949).

Memorial Park for Anti-Japanese War in Wusong and Shanghai

The park was built on the site of the former Baoshan Temple. There are some historic relics in the park. Qing dynasty era draining system in the park.

Memorial Park for Anti-Japanese War in Wusong and Shanghai

Ming dynasty era city wall in the park.

Memorial Park for Anti-Japanese War in Wusong and Shanghai

Confucius Temple in the park.

Memorial Park for Anti-Japanese War in Wusong and Shanghai

The Memorial Hall of Anti-Japanese War in Huangpu and Wusong is within the park. It was opened in 2000.

Memorial Park for Anti-Japanese War in Wusong and Shanghai

Memorial Hall of Anti-Japanese War in Huangpu and Wusong exhibits.

Changjiang

Changjiang flow pass the last major city along its course before reaching the sea.

Changjiang

Changjiang

Minhang District

Location:
Inner Suburb of Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Qibao Ancient Village

This 1000 years old village was built in the Northern Song dynasty and is the nearest water village from Shanghai city.

Qibao Ancient Village

It was a business centre during the Ming and Qing dynasty. Today, its a tourist attraction with shops selling traditional food and goods.

Pudong District

Location:
Inner Suburb of Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Shanghai Ocean Aquarium

The 20,000 sqm aquarium is one of the largest in Asia. It has a large collection of aquatic animals and a 155m long glass viewing tunnel.

Pudong Skyscrapers

Shanghai Finanical Centre, Jinmao Building, Shanghai Tower (from leth to right) are three the tallest buildings in China.

Shanghai Oriental Pearl Radio & TV Tower

Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disney Resort MRT Station

Shanghai Disney Resort MRT Station

Qingpu District

Location:
Outer Surburb, West of downtown Shanghai
Travel Information:
2hours 10mins from Beijing by air
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town City God Temple

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Fangsheng Bridge

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Great Qing Post Office

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Tongtianhe Medical Shop

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Yuanjin Buddhist Temple

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Kezhi Garden

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Kezhi Garden

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Wine Shop

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Food

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Food

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Food

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Food

Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Food

Zhujiajiao Zhuxi Garden

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