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Zhujiajiao Ancient Town, Shanghai

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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3.9/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web
Examine ancient buildings with a rich cultural background divided by stone bridges and numerous rivers at Zhujiajiao Ancient Town. Established some 1,700 years ago, the town contains historic attractions ranging from 5,000-year-old archaeological sites, to Qing dynasty rice shops, spice stores, banks, and post offices. Go on a gondola ride to cruise down the narrow canals and experience China's well-preserved heritage scattered along scenic riverbanks. Be sure to sample some local cuisine, especially dishes prepared with lotus roots and green soybeans. Put Zhujiajiao Ancient Town on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Shanghai vacation route planner.
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  • The place is beautiful, but it is very touristic. Alas, here you will not see this in China, but that's the only way we can accommodate many souvenirs. If time allows, you can go in more intimate and less populous Fengjing, which we liked a lot more.
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  • This ancient town is worth visiting to have a glimpse of ancient China. Had lunch there and enjoyed the 'old' traditional food. Spent the day there. You don't need to sign up for a tour ...get the a r...  read more »
  • We went here in early morning to visit peacefully this ancient town. The city itself was quiet, charming and peaceful but the air was very polloted 
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