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  • Average21%
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Jun 15, 2018
“Old buildings architecture!”
Mar 27, 2016
“This is a very intense and funny place to see - you can buy a lot in the small stores in this area”
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Yuyuan, Yuyuan Xin Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed June 15, 2018

Crazy eclectic and chaotic place, with old and restored wooden buildings and modern shops at ground level. Mobs of tourists make the place a bit frenetic.

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Reviewed March 27, 2016

We walked here for 2-3 hours and had sellers picking at us all the time, three tall western guys makes an attraction. A lot of nice buildings here, gardens and so on but we where to disturbed by the massive amount of people to relax...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2015

It's a commercial center inside very old and nice Chinese style buildings, includes a nice park as well.

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Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

This area is part of the Old Town and it was school holidays when we visited, it was very crowded but also fascinating and enjoyable, vast array of shops and massive amount of food outlets, the dumpling stores had the biggest lines. Wander and soak...More

Thank Chris101111
Reviewed May 30, 2015

We visited here for something to do after seeing the spinning market and were not disappointed, there are alley-ways full of things to see. Make sure to bargain when you buy things or you'll be grossly overcharged. We always offer half+50 of their asking price...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Clearly for the tourists, local and foreign alike, but it is still a great place to go and wander around and enjoy the beautiful Chinese architecture. Lots of local food available in the alleys and some lovely tea houses. Also a very peaceful pond. Head...More

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Old Town
Shanghai’s original walls live on in the curve of the
streets that serve as the border to the old city. An
aerial view shows a clear circular outline and parts
of the original wall are preserved as monuments to the
ancient past. The main tourist attraction of Yuyuan
(which means Yu garden, though it is often redundantly
referred to as Yuyuan Garden) draws hordes of tourists
every day, but wandering the streets around the
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