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Yuyuan Old Street

Houjia Road, Fangbang Middle Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China
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“old style” (22 reviews)
Houjia Road, Fangbang Middle Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This may seem like a giant tourist trap, but the path leads to an amazing 5 star garden and home. Go with a guide to get you through the touristy areas. Don't buy anything on your way in, because if you do the tour of...More

Thank psudino
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is good if you would are looking for little souvenir or local snacks to buy. Do check out the TEA Garden shop which sells unique blends of Chinese tea. Along the Main Street where Starbucks is located, you will find a Long queue...More

Thank Everlyne
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Shanghai and really want to see some history - this is not the place. You will be overrun by the crowds. If you really have only this place as an option to visit - go as early as possible in the...More

Thank NickInChina1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty much like all the other reconstructed "old "streets around China. Noise, lotsof crowds, tourist shops and touts.

Thank Joenurik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a lot to offer in terms of food, a cornucopia of shops, and sights. There are a lot of tourist around here so go with the tide. There are a few gems that you will not find anywhere for one mobile children...More

Thank NinoLeeZhongPing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very fun, somewhat crowded and a little chaotic but a great place to explore and try some "fast" food.

Thank Belinda F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you live shopping this is for you , hyst remember to haggle fir a good price. If you are after genuine fake bags 😉 there are plenty to be had . Just be careful not to pay to much. Lots of people all trying...More

Thank Marie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely worth a walk through. Lots of different shops and restaurants. Very touristy but still fun.

Thank Geonannie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All the old building have been pulled down and newere bulding buildt in the old style. Full of tourist junk shops and food shops. Avoid unless you want that sort of thing but it is not real China. Just fake China.

Thank Ivor S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I actually stumbled into this place while looking for a highly recommended dumpling restaurant that turns out to be located within. It is an amazingly large and complex grid of walking “roads” stuffed with all manner of shops, street food windows, restaurants and a large...More

Thank ChuckAustin
Old Town
Shanghai’s original walls live on in the curve of the
streets that serve as the border to the old city. An
aerial view shows a clear circular outline and parts
of the original wall are preserved as monuments to the
ancient past. The main tourist attraction of Yuyuan
(which means Yu garden, though it is often redundantly
referred to as Yuyuan Garden) draws hordes of tourists
every day, but wandering the streets around the
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Caroline M
5 March 2017|
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Response from ABDUL-ALMALKI | Reviewed this property |
no at all I went there last year in February twice and at June twice as will its free day or night if you want to go for shopping go at the period from 8:00AM to 7:00 PM if you want to go for just hanging out go at night its... More
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