Visit the Bund and Skyline
The bund in Shanghai is the iconic place that witness Shanghai’s growing. With picturesque waterfront view, You can both see amazing view of colonial buildings on Puxi side and new skyscrapers on Pudong side. The Bund is a great place to walk along and get a good appreciation of how the old Shanghai still co exists with the modern, bustling, high tec new world.
Best time to go: if your time is permitted, you can do it both at day time and the night, although night time visit is more scenes since the skyscrapers are lit up and you will amaze by the gleaming skyline.
The iconic buildings you can see along the bund: Fairmont Peace Hotel (buildings No. 20, build in 1854, the oldest and most famous hotel in Shanghai, Puxi), Asia Building (buildings No. 1, regarded as the first mansion, Puxi), The Oriental Pearl Radio & TV Tower (go up to the observation floor for panoramic of Shanghai, Pudong), Jinmao Tower (with total of 88 stories, observation deck at 88 floor, Grand Hyatt on the 53rd-87th, Pudong ). Read more about the Bund>>
- Add: East of Zhongshan Road
- Getting there: by subway-metro line No.2 and get off at East of Nanjing Road Station(Nanjing Dong Lu 南京东路站), by bus- No.576, 317,868 and get off at Guangdong Road/East of Zhongshan Road Station（广东路站/）中山东一路站.