The Bund (Wai Tan), Shanghai

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Stroll along The Bund (Wai Tan) to become one with Shanghai's bustling crowds and take in views of the city's glittering skyline. The buildings lining this waterfront walk represent a broad variety of architectural styles, such as Gothic, Baroque, and Beaux-Arts. Take photos at the flood-control wall affectionately called the Lovers Wall and in front of the famous skyscrapers, including the Pearl Tower, whose pillars and spheres pierce the sky. Make The Bund (Wai Tan) part of your personalized Shanghai itinerary using our Shanghai vacation planner.
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  • August 17, 2017
    I felt like a lot of bad manners. Visited moving at 21 o'clock, families of tourists was there. However, not recommended for small children.
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  • August 17, 2017
    Very nice view on the Shanghai skyline, but grossly overcrowded with people. Quite difficult at all to get the railing at the water.
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  • August 17, 2017
    I go back at least once a year and it's always a shock to one side Pudong with its skyscrapers and its lights on the other, one to go, the old sumptuous colonial buildings and on the promenade: thousands of Chinese tourists who make the show
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  • June 19, 2017
    One of best places to enjoy shanghai. You can see oriental pearl tower and shanghai tower from here. In the night this place is very crowded but very beautiful
  • March 23, 2017
    Beautiful area with amazing night view of Shanghai downtown! Even though it was a chilly winter evening, the Bund was packed with tourists and locals. The night view across the river, and the buildings on the same side were just gorgeous with the lighting. A good walkway along the river after dinner. Don't ever dare to skip this attraction if you are in Shanghai!
  • June 1, 2017
    Seeing this place from across the river looks amazing. We took a ferry over and just did our own thing. It looks awesome at night and there are a ton of people.
  • June 27, 2017
    You'll need some patience when you're here, especially if you're faced with large amounts of tours - but once that's sorted out, this is absolutely scenic, and you're able to see Shanghai for what it's known for - that night view.
  • July 13, 2017
    GOOD PLACE FOR TRIP!!! I really enjoyed it at night because its more beautiful! i suggest you to bring dslr or any proffesional cameras because theres many beautiful objects at there

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