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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.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Shanghai
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Building 1, No.100 Century Ave, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China
Lujiazui
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Might not be the tallest but you can walk on different floors (one below and one above the trapezoid aperture) and see the surrounding skyscrapers. The entrance fee was not too expensive.

Thank Dino W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice place to view the city from so high, try and go when it is not so polluted as you wont see much, fanatstic views, defenitly a highlight of our trip , worth viewing

Thank Petra S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to visit and get a good look at the city. Be mindful of the weather, and try to go on a day it's not very polluted!

Thank travelingxteacher
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like surrounding areas worth a look but can be seen from across river or a cruise/ship All modern and some great architecture

Thank peter b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is good place to view modern Shanghai. You can choose either pearl tower or world financial center. Both place give the same feeling. Peal tower was a bit more interesting as the tower represents Shanghai. This place was full of people, especially on the...More

Thank Tonkarn08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the SWFC is an office building and a hotel, it is also a shopping and restaurant mall. Shopping is fair, but there is a great selection of restaurants. My favorite there is Din Tai Fung Restaurant on the third floor for its famous xiaoling...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, I found normal postcards in China. They were quite literally above the clouds in the shop at the panorama floor. Comfortable elevator ride up, an art installation and wonderful view of town with a small shop. Great photos on a clear day, moody photos...More

Thank Esperis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a tremendous experience. I did not know that China would be so green, especially on Hainan Island. Hainan is a tropical island similar to my country (Sao Tome and Principe). The only difference is that my country is situated in the heart of...More

Thank luiz a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

180 Yuan for the ticket and photografing is not easy at njight, because the windows are not clean enough and reflect to much. It is still worth a visit, as it also offers a great view of the skyline and the pearl tower.

Thank FabianChina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area looks amazing at night when the lights get switched on. Lots of nice buildings including some cool malls. A must see if you are in the Bund area.

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Alison297
September 19, 2018|
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Response from Rowland45 | Reviewed this property |
I can not improve upon the answers below. any one of them works fine. There is a walk along the river on the Pudong side which is very accessible from the financial center. If you have a chance, it is delightful and... More
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Sam W
June 26, 2018|
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Dhara S
December 6, 2017|
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Response from amedeo1999 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes close to the Tower you have a Metro station. So you can reach the Hongqiao railway station. I have eben during day time in the top. I imagine that the view is good if you have a clear sky. With clouds you will not... More
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