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Old Town (Nanshi): Tours & Tickets

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Huangpu District, Shanghai 200000, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While the ‚Old Town‘ is actually entirely reconstructed, it is still not without its charms. That is, if you visit it on a weekday and not on a weekeend when you will be crushed by the tourist hordes. It is true that a lot of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JochenHertweck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very crowded but well worth the visit. Amazing place and super shops. Went as evening fell and lit up really well.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank lizzier17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice old area of town with very old but well kept buildings. Unfortunately they have added large signs and they are very commercialized, like StarBucks and DQ. Ruins the feel of the area.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank lucycan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What I loved about Shanghai was that unlike Beijing, it felt like the real China. This section of the city has been renovated and has many shops geared towards both locals and tourists. Well worth a few hours of shopping time.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Martysfo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called 'old town' but the central maze is very much based around modern retail outlets. However, amongst the myriad of looky-likey shops there are some real interesting gems. Look out for the finger/hand palm paintings. The Tea house in the centre looks interesting As do...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun place to eat, shop and people watch. It is very crowded so be aware. Most places gladly accept Wechat pay and credit cards just in case your running low on local currency. It also there are several ATMs scattered throughout the old town. Memorable...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank HBCU96
Reviewed 15 September 2019 via mobile

There are maps of the area everywhere and there are wonderful shops and restaurants, local as well as things like Starbucks etc. we had a great time here.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 13 September 2019

After visiting a silk worm factory we headed over to Shanghai’s Old Town. Whilst a bit touristy (what isn’t these days) we enjoyed the visit. I bought some toys for my grandson as well as a watch. This was from the Curren stable of chronographs....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank PSP-Adel
Reviewed 4 September 2019

Lots of shops and tourists, foreign and local. Fun to walk around and see the Yu gardens carefully maintained.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Gary L
Reviewed 23 August 2019 via mobile

Shanghai is surely one of the world’s great cities, and getting greater by the day! Getting a link to the city’s history and role in China’s social, economic and political evolution is a great treat! Long Live Shanghai!

Date of experience: August 2019
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No fee, but you will shop it is irresistible
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Response from Doris Satie F | Reviewed this property |
See if you can find on GOOGLE MAPS with this coordinates: 584 Ren Min Lu Shanghai Shi, China 31.228692, 121.487442 When you look at it through satellite mode, you'll see a zigzag path bridge.