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Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

No.36 Meizhou Road, Zhujiajiao Town, Qingpu District, Shanghai 201713, China
+86 21 5924 0077
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Zhujiajiao is an ancient water town also known as the "pearl stream." Best known for its bridges, built during Ming and Qing Dynasties, the various spans are built of wood, marble and stone.
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“day trip” (74 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
No.36 Meizhou Road, Zhujiajiao Town, Qingpu District, Shanghai 201713, China
+86 21 5924 0077
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This in an quite and romantic town I highly recommend To visit.I want To come back there for visiting the other "old venetian"town. I recommend a small cruise on the river with the boat

Thank jennife-habanar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a train to People’s Square then walked to Pu An Lu to take the express bus. The bus journey took about 1.5 hours. Upon arrival at the terminal station, walked out to the main road and turn left. Then turn right when you...More

1  Thank MrGoh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very picturesque. Make sure to see the Governors house which includes an excellent garden. Also, take a gondola ride.

Thank texas_forrest
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just wow! We knew what to expect as ten years ago we’d been to Zhouzhuang but we thought Zhujiajiao was even better. It helped that it was glorious sunshine (things always look better in the sunshine) and it had been torrential rain in Zhouzhuang due...More

Thank TheRelfster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From shanghai railway station ,we took a subway ,it was a quite long trip ,need to take a bus to particular place which cost 2 rmb,from the bus station we need to take a another bus to the village which cost around 10 to 15...More

Thank ManojTraveller123
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the ZhuJiaJiao in Dec 2017. It's a lovely and quaint water town with lots of small eateries and cafes. There were not a lot of tourists, hence it was very pleasant for us to have a leisurely stroll along the canal. Great place...More

Thank RachelLeeML
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a long trip with a far amount of traffic as expected on a Sunday especially on a Sunday afternoon. Place was not to busy, foreigners few and far between, lots of places to eat and drink and try different things though be warned...More

1  Thank mwant999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this water town on a tour from Shanghai - it was about an hour's drive, much of it through pleasant rural areas. After a visit to the Kezhi Gardens, we took a walk along the riverfront and down the narrow colourful alleyways. These...More

1  Thank goldenapplejane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this half day trip- hired a car on our own with 2 kids, took an hour from The Bund area- you can easily do this trip without a tour guide since the town in so small. The tourist center is right when you come...More

1  Thank SmileyChicago_IL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a cab and the driver kindly agreed to wait while we spent 2hrs walking / exploring before driving us back to our hotel. This is one of the many ancient water towns and probably the nearest to the city of Shanghai - an...More

1  Thank Bishan
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30 November 2017|
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Response from Garry M | Reviewed this property |
It will be cold but you will not have the crowds i think each season has is own beauty.. Half day tour is enough and suggest you book a tour through your Travel Agent . with guide you will see a lot more and will not be... More
19 September 2017|
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Response from Margarite C | Reviewed this property |
Half day is sufficient
12 July 2017|
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Response from Crystal P | Reviewed this property |
I just took the bus from People's Square today. I paid 12 RMB cash on the bus (each way). The person collecting money could make change, but its best to bring exact fare just in case. Make sure you have the Chinese word for... More