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Zhujiajiao Ancient Town, Shanghai
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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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  • We took a bus into Zhujiajiao and totally enjoyed our day. Took the boat ride trough the canals. Enjoyed the busy market, bartering and even experienced the kissing fishes. Would go back again in a he...  more »
  • 探訪時間為2016年12月初去的,天氣晴溫度約20-16度左右,氣候宜人 平日少了觀光客許多,所以有些店家並未營業,大約店家也有70%左右 整個逛起來很舒服,值得一訪。 
  • This might not me the most authentic of the water towns and it's a little touristy but it's the perfect day trip from Shanghai especially if you're not fluent in Chinese and want somewhere easy to get...  more »