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Pudong New Area, Shanghai
(4.3/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web)
Known as the new urban district on the coast of the East China Sea, Pudong New Area attracts millions of tourists annually because of its skyscrapers and modern architecture. Covering an area of 570,000 sq m (354 sq mi), the district includes many scenic spots such as financial centers, museums, aquariums, boulevards, and historical sites. The commercial hub has some of world's tallest edifices, so head to one of tower's observatories to photograph the vast, urbanized Yangtze River Delta. Due to the site's sheer size, you may want to hire a tour guide to orient yourself better and gain more insight about your whereabouts. Add Pudong New Area and other attractions to your Shanghai trip itinerary using our Shanghai trip builder.
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  • Interesting site, modern and safe. Shows a completely different China that you saw in the books of geography and history.
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  • The Pudong district is called new Shanghai, is dominated by three main buildings, but in addition to them there are lots of little lower.
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  • Very interesting. The bus tours are a good way of seeing the area. The riverside walk is excellent. If you like architecture, it is a photographers delight. The views across the river especially at ni...  more »