Shanghai Attractions

Shànghăi, China, has a large variety of cultural attractions to offer, and is therefore very popular among tourists. Things to do in Shànghăi are plentiful. tripwolf helps you find the best things to see in Shànghăi. Below we listed the best sights and museums in Shànghăi according to tripwolf's travel community. tripwolves wyssdaniel, Aurora and thoreric have favorite sights in Shànghăi.

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  • Yu Garden

    25 votes


    A traditional Chinese Ming-style private garden, originally built in 1559 but ransacked and resto...

  • Oriental Pearl Tower

    22 votes


    Modern Chinese architecture at its best. In one of the world's most futuristic skylines, the Orien...

  • Longhua Temple

    21 votes


    One of the city's less-visited temples for foreign visitors, but an important one and one of the ...

  • Shanghai Museum

    17 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The museum has a huge collection of ancient Chinese antiques, including bronze, ceramics, calligr...

  • People's Square

    17 votes

    Park / Zoo

    The new center of the city. The People's Square in Shanghai covers an impressive 140,000 feet of g...

  • Jin Mao Tower

    15 votes


    This building has 88 floors (plus five in the spire) and reaches 420.5 metres (1,380 feet). The t...

  • Jade Buddha Temple

    13 votes


    With his wealth of figures and ornaments, he stood on the Cultural Revolution. One of China's few ...

  • M 50 - Moganshan Lu

    6 votes

    Museum / Gallery


  • Peace Hotel

    4 votes


    The Shanghai Peace Hotel is an Art Deco relic right on the Bund. Formerly known as the Cathay Hot...

  • Shanghai Oriental Art Center

    4 votes

    Theater / Opera

    The Shanghai Oriental Art Center (simplified Chinese: 上海东方艺术中心; traditional Chinese: 上海東方藝術中心; pi...



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