Known as Magical Metropolis, Shanghai is one of the largest cities in China. Eastern and Western cultures blend perfectly with each other in Shanghai.
Shanghai is the most developed city in China. Hundreds of skyscrapers were built in last three decades, however, Shanghai people never forget to repair the ancient sites. The historical gardens and buildings are preserved very well.
Recommended Shanghai Tourist Attractions
If you are planning a Shanghai tour, both the historical and modern attractions are recommended.
Oriental Pearl TV Tower, World Financial Center, Shanghai Tower and Jinmao Tower
Yuyuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, Former French Concession, and Jing’an Temple
Shanghai Museum, Shanghai City History Museum, Shanghai Nature Museum, and Shanghai World Expo Museum
he Bund, Xintiandi, Tianzifang, and Nanjing Road Pedestrian Street
Shanghai Disney Resort and Ocean Park
Best time to visit Shanghai
Shanghai has four distinct seasons, with a mild and humid climate, with short spring and autumn and long winter and summer. There is a lot of precipitation from May to September, accounting for more than half of the annual precipitation. After July, it is a summer drought, and the weather is relatively hot during this period. Therefore, the best seasons to travel to Shanghai are the spring (February to May) when the flowers are blooming and the autumn (September to December), when there is not so much rainfall.