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Huangpu River, Shanghai
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One of the Yangtze's most significant tributaries, Huangpu River remains a key player in Shanghai's shipping industry, as well as a major point of interests for visiting tourists. The river splits the urban sprawl into the eastern (pudong) and western (puxi) sections as it winds its way for 113 km (70 mi) through the city before emptying into the sea. River cruises make extremely popular methods for sightseeing around town--hop aboard a tourist-oriented excursion for a look at famous city landmarks from the water. Note the differences in architecture between the west bank's European designs and the east's towering skyscrapers. Marvel at the bridges that span the waterway, or make your way to the mouth of the river to admire the blending of distinct waters as they enter the ocean. Using our international travel planner, Shanghai attractions like Huangpu River can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We had the oppurtunity to go on the Huangpu River night cruise & it was fantastic. All the lights on the tall buildings will dazzle you. Great views of city skyline at night & you probably wouldnot do...  more »
  • Many people have visited here. I stopped by after a meal, but outside is magnificent illuminated night view of the Bund and the Oriental Ming Su radio tower, etc.. Like a tunnel or night cruise, has many couples and tourists.
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  • 黃浦江的夜景是不能不看的,兩岸燈火輝煌,繁華城市的古典與現代建築風格,交相輝映,相得益彰,繽紛多姿,盡顯江岸美景,共賞浦東浦西。不足之處是江水渾濁,污染嚴重。