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This is a designated section of Shanghai’s port along the Huang Pu River lined with beautiful neo-classical buildings and a waterfront promenade that is packed with tourists, locals and street sellers.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Zhongshan East 1st Road, Shanghai, China
The Bund
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Can see lots of people!!! Cool at night with all the lights. Find a restaurant that has a high perch overlooking the area

Thank MonkeyKing814
Reviewed yesterday

The Bund is a really cool area along the river in the very heart of Shanghai. As you walk along the waterfront you will enjoy views of "old Shanghai" (architecture dominated by Western style, old hotels, etc.) and "new" Shanghai across the river with stunning...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Bund is a cool skyline to see at night. However, the river is extremely polluted. Tons of plastic garbage float around, which makes the scenery not very enjoyable. During my stay in Shanghai the smog and pollution gave me extreme headaches every single day....More

Thank hannasavannah
Reviewed yesterday

The evening many people who walks around and make their purchase at luxury boutiques . Restaurants and coffee are nice on the terrace.

Thank lixia0261
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

In a city with not a lot to do due to its strong economical influence, the Bund is a fantastic spectacle. This is from the ground, I can only imagine it being amazing from the top of a building at night. Whilst during the day...More

Thank MattC1995
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Bund is spectacular at night, I would recommend taking the river cruise in the evening, to be able to fully appreciate all of the lights on both sides of the river.

Thank djtairua01
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just go there , its a must ...no its THE must see in Shanghai. Great view at night and day with the skyline.

Thank Diazolidinyl
Reviewed 3 days ago

For RMB$120 you get to cruise along HuangPu River for about 60 mins, enjoying the views of the skyscraper on both sides of the Bund. You enjoyed a RMB$20 discount if you purchased the tickets from City Sightseeing Bus package with bus fare.

Thank lucky_scorpion
Reviewed 3 days ago

must see at night. the views along the water front are great the buildings are gorgeous. skies were quite clear. pollution is better in shanghai than in the past.

Thank Colin R
Reviewed 3 days ago

I think the view at the bund is comparable to the skyline views of New York city and Hong Kong, among one of the best in the world.

Thank jlzhaoa
The Bund
While there are certainly many other “bunds” in the
world, “the Bund” refers to Shanghai’s famous
waterfront. The area’s Gothic, Art Deco and Beaux Arts
monoliths were built when it was part of the Shanghai
International Settlement run by the British and
Americans. The atmosphere of colonial-era luxury has
endured over time and is now found in the five-star
hotels, luxury brand boutiques and expensive
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7 August 2017|
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Response from Kanchan58 | Reviewed this property |
In Bund area for strolling besides the river bank there is no entrance fee. However, for getting inside Shanghai Tower & getting on to the top floor you need to purchase entrance ticket
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30 July 2017|
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Response from domaxbeni | Reviewed this property |
Consider long sleeves pullover as well a light jacked.
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29 July 2017|
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Response from viking-pl | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on your citizenship/passport. If you hold travel documents proving that you are in transit you should be OK in most cases. Wikipedia has a good entry regarding this... More