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Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)

Open today: 8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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Speed to the top of the world’s third tallest TV and radio tower for a spectacular view, or just gaze at this beautiful structure from afar, especially striking when lit up at night.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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No. 1 Century Avenue, Pudong New Area, Shanghai 200120, China
Lujiazui
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It was a good experience , everyone was very excited, they have two options , To the Middle 180 RMB , and to the top 220 RMB , I choose the top one with which goes to the hight of 351 m ! You can...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fazghotbi
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

OPT has the transparent glass step that will challenge one's phobia. I managed to conquer my phobia and enjoy some spectacular views during night. The views during day time and night time are completely different.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank thepaulhere
Reviewed 1 week ago

Full 360 degree panoramic view to Shanghai City from three levels. Glass floor will be a good surprise for You. Very popular place in Shanghai between tourists. It will be unforgettable Adventure !!!! My Positive reccomendations for all types of Travellers. Worth to Visit !!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SERGUEY1969
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Shanghai, there are a few sky scrapers that have viewing galleries. We only had time to see one and we picked this one because of the three different galleries it had and the glass floor. We Timed our visit to be able to see...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Vigswaminathan
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have a chance to visit Shanghai, you should go visit this Tower. This tower is gorgeous. You can actually see the whole downtown area on the tower. Both the day and night views are beautiful. But remenber to check the weather before you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CaiBingHan
Reviewed 1 week ago

For someone who fears heights, I think I did very well. Once up, I did not want to leave. The lights of the city from above were breathtaking.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vashti R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tower is the trademark of Shanghai and rightly so. It is a very beautiful tower and views from the top are just amazing. The transparent observatory at 259 m makes it all the more adventurous and amazing. It has the tallest revolving restaurant in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alok_Nahata
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Shanghai recently and LOVED the downtown area. Once you visit Shanghai, you will always recognize this city when you see pictures fo the Oriental Pearl Tower. It is lit up at night in beautiful hues of pink purple and blue. An amazing focal...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbara V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I brought 2 young children on my own to the Oriental Pearl Tower. Ticket price includes a few sections and I like it very much albeit the long queue/wait to get up. View was good and I like the whole concept. However, my 2 kids...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Glittering_Angel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty spectacular once you get up there. Took us a little bit of time to work out where to go and then you queue. After wandering and viewing from the top you queue to go down to the Shanghai Future movie, which is pretty cool...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Miles F
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tredblane
December 6, 2018|
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Response from Alok_Nahata | Reviewed this property |
Actually there is no separate ticket for restaurant. The costliest ticket includes the observation deck, transparent observatory, shanghai history museum and space capsule. You have to pay separately to go to the restaurant... More
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Miriam G
October 30, 2018|
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Response from Road663049 | Reviewed this property |
We purchased tickets onsite at the bottom level. I’m not sure if you can get tickets online.
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souziem
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Komarcz | Reviewed this property |
Price for all floors (spheres) is 220 CNY, opening time is 8.00 till 21.30 everyday. There is a ticket office right in front of the tower.
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