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Reviewed yesterday

The river divides Shanghai form Pudong. It is busy with coal barges at night and empty barges during the day; At night it takes on a whole different appearance with illuminated boats floating by to the joy of visitors on the Bund. As far as...More

Thank NewYork10022
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the night boat ride. The light show on the skyscrapers are not to be missed. The general boat ticket does not include seating. There is inside seating available for a surcharge.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 6 days ago

The contrast to traditional ancient China left me speechless. The skyline is magnificent and the architecture beyond our imagination. Visit the tunnel that takes you under the river to the other side.

Thank Lyngrif
Reviewed 1 week ago

The river itself is quite dirty, you'll see a fair amount of rubbish floating along but if you look everywhere else it's quite lovely. It's a busy river, lots of working boats and massive ships travel along it, I was quite surprised at the size...More

Thank geraldine t
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good modern museum with exhibits well displayed and going in a sensible cronlogical order. Very spaciaous but can be busy with local tourists as it is free to enter. Good bronz display and section on minority nationallities.

Thank tmbobSlough
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As rivers go in big cities, this one is quite picturesque.... Don't go swimming, there are lots of big ships going through it and the police don't like it... The WiFi in Chinese prison is not very go............................................

Thank James W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is fascinating for water lovers.A mixture of working boats and pleasure cruisers, I for one could watch for a long time

Thank cynthiarob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely way to spend the evening as the boat cruises past all the fabulously lit buildings. A breathtaking sight!

Thank carolleKingsLynn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice view of this river from our hotel. it is very busy with water traffic all day. It is very muddy looking and often shrouded with pollution making visibility limited.

Thank prudienudie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must do night time cruise. The spectacle of the lighting on all the boats plus the incredible lighting show of all the buildings around the Bund area, is not to be missed.

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9 March 2018|
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Response from iansue86 | Reviewed this property |
sorry Im not sure we were with a guide and he did it for us.
Geo A
15 December 2017|
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Response from NORMAN E | Reviewed this property |
sorry but cannot help you there as we were on a private package tour of China and all accommodation pre booked for us,
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6 July 2017|
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Response from trekerAustralia | Reviewed this property |
costs $1 dollar to go on ferry roughly it is NOT a cruise but you get the best views of the river evening time