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Shanghai Xinchang Ancient Town

Xinchang Town, Nanhui District, Shanghai 201314, China
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nice alternative

XinChang Ancient Town is a bery nice, very local little town, in which the older local people will... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Frau M
via mobile
Easy accessible and less commercialized

Xinchang is a quaint little place without being too commercialized. Went there on second day of the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Kuala Lumpur
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2 Oct 2017
“Easy accessible and less commercialized”
7 Feb 2017
“Nice little trip to the past, right out of Shanghai”
Xinchang Town, Nanhui District, Shanghai 201314, China
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

XinChang Ancient Town is a bery nice, very local little town, in which the older local people will still look at foreigners with a bit of curiosity. It is easy to get there by public transportation, so it is a good alternative to the other...More

Thank Frau M
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Xinchang is a quaint little place without being too commercialized. Went there on second day of the Golden Week Holiday. The place started getting crowded at about lunch time. Definitely more authentic than Qibao and Zhujiajiao with lesser development and commercial aspects. Enjoyed exploring the...More

1  Thank Poppyjourney
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Our local friends took us on a trip to this old village. It is a long road with little shops and restaurants. It is for Chinese tourist - we haven't seen any western. As restaurant I can recommend the attached business card. It is freshly...More

1  Thank MarcoSwitzeralnd
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This was an enjoyable half day trip into old Shanghai. Lots of traditional buildings with plenty of shops and restaurants/snacks places to visit. Just don't go there during Chinese New Year as it will be very crowded. Recommanded if you want to experience life as...More

2  Thank Julien P
Reviewed 10 December 2016

still keep traditional life with local residential living in this area, quiet and peaceful. local people are kindly . quite easy for parking

Thank shanghai-driver-sam
Reviewed 10 November 2016

not so far from Shanghai Pudong Airport. 10 mins ride of Maglev train, 15 mins of subway and 5 mins of bus. it has good and ancient atmosphere, and I can try kinds of local foods there.

Thank Benjiao
Reviewed 1 November 2016

People who find it difficult to reach this charming town should pass their time in Shanghai. After having visited there many times I still look forward to going back. This is not like some contrived Disneyland like attraction but is still able to bring the...More

Thank Huaqing
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Compared to other water towns, this one gets to the top of our list. There are maybe not so much waterways as others, but it feels pretty authentic, not as much touristically exploited. We visited at sun set and had some great photo opportunities. The...More

2  Thank Brussels_Judging
Reviewed 24 July 2016

It sounded easy to get there as we had the metro station and expected to walk to it. We had to catch a bus and had no idea where to get off. Thanks to a kind man waiting for the same bus and who spoke...More

Thank Colleen N
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

What a change of pace. Still lot tourists around but the street vendors don't harass you You can walk into shops and just shop Was fun going for ride in boat on the river streets . Prices were great to And I even found a...More

2  Thank Awsomeal
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