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Pudong New Area, Shanghai

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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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  • Its new Pudong is Shanghai's financial and shopping center. Day and night visits to other cities this is twice.
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  • First time you see this skyline, or even the 10th time -stunning and surreal. Its really that futuristic and ridiculously awesome. A definite must see if you're in town, or worth stopping by even if y...  more »
  • Expansive and ultra modern, this area has something for everyone. Highest shopping and attractions like the aquarium make this a full day experience. Take in the views from any of the skyscrapers, esp...  more »