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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.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat ride” (112 reviews)
“day trip” (75 reviews)
“express bus” (21 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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No.36 Meizhou Road, Zhujiajiao Town, Qingpu District, Shanghai 201713, China
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"boat ride"
in 112 reviews
"day trip"
in 75 reviews
"express bus"
in 21 reviews
"old post office"
in 13 reviews
"narrow streets"
in 26 reviews
"concert hall"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful water"
in 9 reviews
"the river"
in 61 reviews
"stone bridges"
in 9 reviews
"stinky tofu"
in 11 reviews
"people's square"
in 29 reviews
"shanghai city"
in 25 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 17 reviews
"water villages"
in 10 reviews
"food stalls"
in 15 reviews
"cost rmb"
in 9 reviews
"qing dynasty"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the subway and while it took about 90 minutes it was a fun trip, inexpensive and for us just two transfers. The subway has signs in English and each stop is announced in English so and easy way to travel. Also Line 17...More

Thank Terry P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

picture perfect, shopping galore look for the 2yuan store, food travelers will love, it was a happening place in every corner!! there were street signs and easy to follow guide map..enjoyable experience

Thank buffy l
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The week we were in Shanghai, a subway line was just open that extended all the way to this town. So now this place is accessible by subway (so now there is no need to rent a car). It was a super rainy Saturday when...More

1  Thank CristinaTravelPlans
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this Ancient Water town. It is has a lot of charm and great way to see how it was years ago. The place is very quaint and lots of little local shops. Certainly is one of the nice spot to visit from Shanghai.

Thank kseow
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I went to Zhujiajiao on a one-day trip by subway, as a new line opened(line 17) that begins at the Hongqiao Railway Station (lines 2 and 10 last station), so it isunnecessary to catch a bus to go there, as the subway...More

4  Thank Flavia M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While the town is quaint and picturesque, it is tiny compared to THE Venice. So, there is little to do besides walk the streets, shop for trinkets and eat. A visit will consume no more than 2 or 3 hours. Hard to say it is...More

1  Thank Marc624
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

It's just fabulous - how blessed I feel to come here. Fabulous vibe - great street food - don't panic if you smell stinky tofu - the smell won't kill you ! It's like Venice but less commercial.

Thank rachelaP9640IO
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I took the new subway line here and it’s pretty easy to get to. There are two ticket centres if you want to buys a ticket for the sites; one north of the town (follow road signs to car park) and one south on Xinfeng...More

1  Thank Wiccaoflight
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

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
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 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

4  Thank MrGoh
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livianam2018
17 January 2018|
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Response from SHIPSPOINTBELLE | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry I don’t know because we were on a tour.
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thegirlwanderer
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
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Emma60745
19 September 2017|
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Response from Margarite C | Reviewed this property |
Half day is sufficient
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