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Huangpu River

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All reviews night cruise both sides top deck light show boat trip shanghai skyline city lights beautiful at night bund area night view the financial district tall buildings the pearl take photos boats puxi skyscrapers
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great stroll along the river. Safe and wide boulevard with spectacular views of pudong. Take a boat ride to enhance the experience

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ckk757
Reviewed yesterday

The Huangpu River Cruise is a very relaxing and enjoyable way to view the sights of Shanghai. We paid 120CYN - about $25AUD, for the cruise. The commentary was interesting and informative. We were on the cruise in the late afternoon so there were some...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Col20
Reviewed 2 days ago

Love the Huangpu River cruise!! Great views of the Shanghai skyline. It is worth the money and a must do.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank todd121063
Reviewed 2 days ago

Seeing all the riverside buildings lit up with colored lights and leds was great to see. Imagine trying to get all the buildings in Manhattan to be lit for Hudson River tour, could never happen. The light shows on each building were something you have...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kurt S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Espetily after dark and to around 11pm when the lightings are on. Very impressive lighting of most buildings around. The river bank is a nice place to observe the river. Walking around or taking a river cruise is very recommended.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Georg K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The boat trip was interesting, unfortunately it started to rain we were in a covered boat so we didn't get wet until we had to get off the boat. Then we were supposed to walk around before dinner but it started to rain quite heavily...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank natandrod
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Huangpu River, in the Bund has a variety of "booze cruises" for your touring pleasure. And the river itself "used to be" a dirty mess, but the government is doing everything it can to clean it up and across the past 5 years it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Wilson P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great view from the metro to see the whole portion of the Shanghai HuangPu delta. The queue to the Pearl Tower is almost non stop BUT view is worth the wait.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 2015Family6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huangpu River is a landmark River in Shanghai. It flows through Shanghai and divides Shanghai into Puxi and Pudong. Huangpu River is an important waterway in Shanghai. The two sides of Huangpu gather the essence of Shanghai's urban landscape. In the evening, the Oriental Pearl...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank biredOliver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Huangpu river is one of the most remarks to visit in Shanghai, it divides Shanghai to Pudong side and Puxi side, the river has a long history of Shanghai revolution. The river is surronded by hotels, skyscrapers, resturants a lot of bar lounges overseeing the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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January 5, 2019|
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Response from queenslanderlarry | Reviewed this property |
Not sure.there are gang planks to use on/off.but plenty of staff to assist.if you are on a tour the guide should be able to set it up prior for you,It is well worth the trip and you see the skyline of both sides of the river... More
March 9, 2018|
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Response from BonifaciusCH | Reviewed this property |
Hello Having been over 30 times in Shanghai, I can tel you that you can book it easily right there. All ships leave from the same place. I have never seen them full. Your hotel can also do the booking. You will walk anyway... More
December 14, 2017|
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Response from NORMAN E | Reviewed this property |
sorry but cannot help you there as we were on a private package tour of China and all accommodation pre booked for us,