Shanghai Itinerary 1 Day

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A Day in Shanghai - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

A pulsating city with one eye on the future and one on the ancient traditions, Shanghai is the largest city in China. Boasting of one of the world’s most iconic skylines, Shanghai evokes an image of state-of-the-art architecture, tea gardens, temples, shopping hubs, and martial arts. Shanghai Itinerary 1 Day tells you about the best way to explore Shanghai in 24 hours-

How to spend 1 day in Shanghai?

To soak in the true flavours of Shanghai, head to the Shanghai Old City where you will come across a plethora of interesting tourist attractions like the ornate City God Temple, the 14th Century Taoist temple of Baiyun Guan (White Cloud), and the impressive Chenxiang Ge Temple which is famous for its beautiful wooden carvings. The food, art, and souvenir stalls in this part of the city are also major crowd-pullers.

The Yu Yuan featuring the lush Yu Garden can be the next stop of your visit. It is a classic Chinese garden which was constructed more than 400 years ago and is renowned for its attractive layout and lovely scenery.

You are sure to be hungry after a tiring day of sightseeing. So, head to the Nanjing Road which features a wide array of eateries, food stalls, and restaurants for you to sink your teeth into the delicious Chinese cuisine.

After having spent almost whole of the day exploring traditional Shanghai, it is time to explore the modern and contemporary side of this city. So, Oriental Pearl Tower, the world's sixth tallest TV and radio tower with a height of 468 meters. to enjoy the bird’s eye view of Shanghai. Housing the Municipal History Museum at the pedestal, a revolving restaurant in the second sphere, and sightseeing hall at the top, this place is perfect to end your day in Shanghai.

Sightseeing Tours and Activities for 1-Day in Shanghai

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Best Hotels in Shanghai for 1 Day Trip

These are the most preferred hotels by fellow travelers to stay on 1 day trip to Shanghai. Pick up the ones that best suit you.

Thinking of a Longer trip to Shanghai

If you are thinking of spending more than 1 day in Shanghai, look out for travel ideas in Shanghai itinerary 2 days in Shanghai or 3 days in Shanghai. More days will give you more time to spend at attractions you like the most.

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