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Address: Building 1, No.100 Century Ave, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China
Phone Number: 021-68777878
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Three observation decks offer different experiences at the 94th, 97th, and...
Three observation decks offer different experiences at the 94th, 97th, and 100th floors. The 100th floor is the highest observatory in the world, with transparent glass-walled walkways.
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I am sure this would have been awesome if it had been a clear day. You come up one elevator to 100th floor, walk across and then down the other side. Watching the boats on the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 NEW

I am sure this would have been awesome if it had been a clear day. You come up one elevator to 100th floor, walk across and then down the other side. Watching the boats on the harbor was fascinating. Cargo ships looked like micro hot wheels.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

Well on the trip up my ears needed some unblocking as the lift went up so fast. The views of Shanghai are outstanding from the highest building in town. even higher than the Shanghai Pearl tower the landmark of Shanghai. it is a pity that the pollution makes visibility not the best

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

I went up twice, once for sunset with excellent views, and the second time during the day with a group tour. The group tour bypasses the model of the financial district which is a shame. Queing for the lifts is a real pain. If you are able, take the stairs between 96 and 100th floors, although beware its 199 steps... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

I lived in Shanghai for 5 years and I will give you a little secret. Go to the Grand Hyatt entry and take the elevators to the 95 floor. You can grab a drink for $15 which is far less than the cost to go up to the 100th floor. Amazing views of the old city while sitting 95 floors... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

It's true! Transparent floor is Amazing experience! Even better than a view itself :) And it looks like it is necessary to be there twice - during the day and in the evening. Looks very different .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

a superb modern archetecture and a lovely tourist spot, the building and services maintained superbly, the skywalk with glass flooring just leaves u breathless with the views it provides from there.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I am glad that I have been here, the view was amazing. However, the bars are overpriced, there is very little atmosphere, the 'entertainment' is similar to what one would expect on a cheap ferry crossing, and the staff were bordering on rude. I wouldn't go back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

We visited as a group. We did the Oriental Pearl a few days earlier thank goodness as it was a very smoggy day and visibility was really poor. Found the access to the observation level disorganised. Lots of lifts then stairs with queueing here there and everywhere. Shame the visibility was so poor. Would be great on a rare clear... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Shanghai in general is an amazingly modern city. Loved the financial center with the skyscrapers and fantastic views of the city from the top floors.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Shopping center in the lower floors and resraurant area there is good and practically planned. Excellent views over the city above, especially during clear air days and evenings. I recommend top bar at Hyatt for drinks especially on Tuesdays when there is happy hour at 6-8 pm. Free lift up from the hotel backside and car entrance. Well designed, cozy,... More 

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