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Shanghai Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Admission Ticket
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Shanghai Zhujiajiao Ancient Town Admission Ticket
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Zhujiajiao is an ancient water town also known as the "pearl stream." Best known for its bridges, built during Ming and Qing Dynasties, the various spans are built of wood, marble and stone.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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No.36 Meizhou Road, Qingpu District | Zhujiajiao Town, Shanghai 201713, China
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Reviewed yesterday

It is one of my favourite places in SH. Around 1h drive from SH, and in this short time you jump to the pintoresque China. Maybe got a bit too touristic in the last years, but still nice and authentic. This water town is more...More

Thank Paz M
Reviewed yesterday

Paid an afternoon visit to this ancient water town and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The little alleys to walk through and the street food being sold, as you mingle with the crowds, brings a special experience to any visit to Shanghai. There are great photograph...More

Thank CruiseEnthusiast
Reviewed 2 days ago

Really enjoyed the small laneways with the markets displaying local food and crafts. The waterways are really interesting especially with the old buildings that are adjacent along the canals. Suggest you visit the old post office and take a canal cruise. very relaxing area Highly...More

Thank 509christineb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, the Ancient Town is fabulous - but this review is about getting there. Take the Metro - Line 17 for about $3. A short distance down a tree lined main road and you will find some Rickshaws who will take you straight to the...More

1  Thank IBenevolentDictatorI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Actually it is inside the Shanghai's metropolitan area. You can reach there by subway line 17. There are several water towns near Shanghai but Zhujiajiao is the best I have seen. There are gondolas riding on the canals. They are a bit pricey but it...More

Thank Ömer Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the town on one of Jenny's Shanghai Tours and is was a grate change of pace from the big city.

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm glad we spent a bit of time travelling to this ancient water town. It has a bit of a venetian feel (funny about that, it is also a water town!!!), quite overrun with tourist shops, however still feels very Chinese and has some interesting...More

2  Thank Lcatt0
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to Zhujiajiao with some friends on my birthday and I can say that this was one of the most memorable birthdays I’ve had so far. First of all i love line 17 (subway), there’s not much people and the train is very clean...More

2  Thank NathanLuminario
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have spent a couple of boiling hot days in Shanghai it was nice to leave the city and visit this great place. We didn’t organise a tour and went via the metro which was really easy. The place is beautiful and we enjoyed some cheap...More

Thank 1wozza
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great place for a one day getaway. The small streets are quaint and picturesque. There are many bridges going over the river so you can choose if you walk next to the river or in the labyrinth of the little streets. Mostly it's...More

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All_the_way
July 14, 2018|
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Response from Nils P | Reviewed this property |
We went there in the morning! This place is very crowded at about noon.
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janicehong
February 27, 2018|
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Response from ptpt_jpn | Reviewed this property |
I went there by subway. Very easy. Get on line 2 to Hongqiao railway station. Then transfer to line 17.
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livianam2018
January 17, 2018|
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I’m sorry I don’t know because we were on a tour.
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