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Shanghai World Financial Center

Building 1, No.100 Century Ave, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6877 7878
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Three observation decks offer different experiences at the 94th, 97th, and 100th floors. The 100th floor is the highest observatory in the world, with transparent glass-walled walkways.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“observation deck” (182 reviews)
“glass floor” (178 reviews)
“bottle opener” (120 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Building 1, No.100 Century Ave, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6877 7878
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great view. Mildly informative. Probably could enjoy similar view from top of nearby hotels without paying the fee

Thank MotherDoc
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We decided to go up the bottles opener when Mother was over in Shanghai because we've been up the Shanghai Tower twice but we would choose the Shanghai Tower everytime. We booked guided tickets which were great for paying the queues but not so if...More

Thank justjonnyj
Reviewed 6 days ago

When in Shanghai, never fail to visit the SWFC. especially its top floors where you have a fantastic aerial view of the area. The scene was very beautiful especially in the night when most of the buildings and even small boats plying along the river...More

Thank Willie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting buildings, sky walk and close to going to the Aquarium , very much a tourist area,coffee shops and food outlets

Thank Sherry B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the top of this building and walked along the glass paneled floor. The kids (and adults!) thought that was fun. The views of the Pudong side of the city were great, but definitely air-quality dependent.

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to go to the top of the worlds 2nd largest building and highest observation deck instead of the others. We figured the views would be similar. You get a great perspective on how vast Shanghai is and all the super tall buildings. You...More

Thank AllanH328
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Will give you, aside from the amazing view, the proportion of how big Shanghai is. Just make sure you go on a clear day!

Thank Fscarvalho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walk around the pedestrian bridge of these towering building at night time and you will be amazed! Everything in Shanghai will prevail especially during the night time!

Thank StevoCCC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome Views out over the city and the Bund! Well worth the 180 renminbi to go up! Must do when in Shanghai!

Thank Tol H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good break from the rest of the city. The neofuturist buildings are imposing and very interesting, and there is still plenty of touristic activities to spend your time at.

Thank Michele A
When people speak of Shanghai’s futuristic skyline,
it’s the financial district of Luiazui they are
speaking of. Shanghai’s most iconic buildings are
located in close proximity to Lujiazui’s elevated ring
road and swanky eateries. Sky-high shopping and chic
bars fill the highrises around the area. As is
characteristic of a world-class financial business
district, some of Shanghai’s best malls and hotels can
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Dhara S
6 December 2017|
Response from amedeo1999 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes close to the Tower you have a Metro station. So you can reach the Hongqiao railway station. I have eben during day time in the top. I imagine that the view is good if you have a clear sky. With clouds you will not... More
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17 May 2017|
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Response from snehal n | Reviewed this property |
My best experience was shanghai world TV tower glass walk... But if you are visiting world financial centre... then also they have an optional tour till 100th floor and glass walk. . But still in my opinion; TV tower was... More
Philip N
2 November 2016|
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Response from Hilary R | Reviewed this property |
It is a spectacular view either time - the most important thing is to go on a cloud /smog free day otherwise you will not see much at all