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Shanghai World Financial Center

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Address: Building 1, No.100 Century Ave, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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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 opted to visit this tower of the three tallest Shanghai buildings on a clear night. I highly recommend visiting one of the three towers at night and this one made the most... read more

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Herndon, Virginia
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54 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

I opted to visit this tower of the three tallest Shanghai buildings on a clear night. I highly recommend visiting one of the three towers at night and this one made the most sense as it is the furthest back from the river of the three. We entered around 8:30 pm and there was almost no wait to go right... More 

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

walked here from the TV towers and the skyscrapers tower over you - great photos on sunny day! The raised walkway makes it safe away from the traffic and noise.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Views from this building are spectacular. From the observatory, you can get a 360 degree view. Tips: Obviously don't go up on a cloudy day and avoid rush hour times because the building gets very crowded.

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This part of the city is one of the most trendy places , you can walk for this area is very safe, you can see different people.

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Tel Aviv District, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The view at night from the 87 floor is amazing, you can see the Bund and all the buildings with there glowing colors.

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Delta, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were asked if we wanted to pay extra to go up to the top of this building to get a great view of Shanghai and we thought why not. It Was quite an amazing view. There are shops and restaurants in this building but were not there long enough to check and ot that out. Was glad that we... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Though we didn't go way to the top, hence the lack of 4 stars (to be fair), due to a few of our family members' health limitations. In fact, a sign lists blood pressure issues as a caution, in addition to a few others. But for one of Asia's top 5 tallest buildings (as of now lol), quite an amazing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A must visit for all tourists visiting Shanghai!!! this is the place where you can see world class architecture and the tallest building...

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Stockholm County, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing building with amazing view of Shanghai (given good weather conditions). The glass floor was not as scary as I'd thought as the glass area is not that big nor right above ground level.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there late afternoon so you can see the night time skyline. The line does get long to enter and you need to show your passport to buy tickets.

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Lujiazui
When people speak of Shanghai’s futuristic skyline, it’s the financial district of Luiazui they are speaking of. Shanghai’s most iconic buildings are located in close proximity to Lujiazui’s elevated ring road and swanky eateries. Sky-high shopping and chic bars fill the highrises around the area. As is characteristic of a world-class financial business district, some of Shanghai’s best malls and hotels can be found in the neighborhood. While everyone on the famous Bund side of the river gazes in awe at these amazing structures, all the buildings here, as well as Lujiazui’s riverside promenade, offer great views of the historic buildings all along the Puxi side. The Lujiazui park often hosts music festivals throughout the year, and park goers can party and stroll in the shadow of some of the world’s tallest buildings.
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