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Qibao Old Street

Qingnian Road, Minhang District, Shanghai, China
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Qibao Old Street offers a glimpse of traditional China, with buildings that have been refurbished offering museums, shops, restaurants, gardens, and tea houses.
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good47%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Qingnian Road, Minhang District, Shanghai, China
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I only had a day off in Shanghai and wanted to visit a water village. This was the only one on the metro lines - I wasn't disappointed with the visit. Get there early and beat the crowds, the food street across the canal fills...More

Thank RavenKnit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only had a couple of days in Shanghai and wanted to experience a water town but didn't have time to travel further. This was very convenient as it's accessible via the metro line which means no bus and quick to get to. The main...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with my parents after reading some of the reviews. Glad that we went. It's something different as we got to see the ancient part of China. Lots of food stalls and knick knacks shops. It wasn't as crowded on a Friday, could...More

Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I loved this little town, we went there on a summer evening, so the sun started setting while we were there and it was gorgeous. All the food stands have a nice flair, very narrow streets, very comfi and cozy overall. It was somewhat crowded...More

Thank thielhannah
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Located 45min from Shanghai Qibao is a goo 1/2 day excursion. The temple and the streets around the canal are nice walk around. The place can be very busy. Talk a break at one of the teahouses next to the canals for a relax. Quite...More

1  Thank lax-sas
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We took the recommendation of a friend who had lived in Shanghai, to visit Qi Bao. Apparently the bigger water-towns are a heavy days travel by various transport methods out of Shanghai. Qi Bao is a very easy metro trip on Line 9. It took...More

1  Thank NZAlec
Reviewed 23 May 2017

You can go there by MTR to QiBao Station. Walking from station not far about 10 mins.You can take relax at Shopping mall there too. Ticker per person (optional for fee ticket enter museums) about 45 yuan/person. (May 2017) At Qi Bao (七宝) you can...More

Thank Yossanan
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Qibao ancient town has over a thousand years history. Its a nice place to take a stroll or drink tea at one of the many tea houses along the river.

Thank TOH_TB
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It is easily accessible along subway route no. 9. The bridges and river are beautiful. However, there were many people on May 1st. The shops along the old street made me felt like I was back to Taipei.

Thank 835JSYW
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Wanted to see old city with canals. Yes it was old city, but canal was disappointment, since there was only one. If you want see more canals and maybe have a boat trip, this is not right city. City itself was nice even it was...More

Thank Jarmo T
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11 May 2017|
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I am not so sure but the ensure not go too early