Where to Go in Shanghai

Restaurants

BrasserieGRAND BRASSERIE
Experience a gastronomic journey of the finest global cuisines in one magnificent gourmet destination at the heart of Shanghai. The Grand Brasserie at Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund offers a chic yet casual all-day dining experience. Guests can observe chefs at work in the long exhibition kitchen, enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the wine alcove and sip a cappuccino at the barista bar. Floor-to-ceiling windows overlook an interior courtyard garden, providing a sense of peaceful retreat in urban Shanghai. For more private gatherings, two stunning private rooms are available, each seating up to 10 guests

Grand Brasserie
2 Zhongshan No.1 Rd. (E),
Waldorf Astoria Tower Ground Level, Shanghai
Phone: 021-63229988
www.waldorfastoriashanghai.com


Bars

Long BarLONG BAR
Flawlessly restored to the former glory of its 1911 Shanghai Club past, the Long Bar elegantly graces this Shanghai hotel’s Waldorf Astoria Club heritage building, providing a blend of classic sophistication and grandeur. Enjoy a cool evening beverage at this popular Shanghai bar, once celebrated for owning the longest bar top in the Far East, offering over 30 metres of fine raw mahogany.

Long Bar
Lobby Level,
No.2 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road,
Huang Pu District, Shanghai
Reservations: +86 21 6322 9988 or
email shawa.fb@waldorfastoria.com


Sightseeing

GardenYU GARDEN
Yu Garden, with a history of over 400 years, is the only Ming-dynasty garden preserved in the old urban area. In it are an assortment of halls and pavilions, impressive rock works and glittering water expanses. The garden has the Exquisite Jade Rock, one of the three most famous rocks in Jiangnan region, and the Dianchun Hall, the command centre of the Small Swords Society. In its neighbourhood are many tourist attractions including the Chenghuang Temple and the shopping streets.
Opening hours: 8:30-16:45, clear out at 17:15

Yu Garden
No.132, Anren Street,
Huang Pu District
www.yugarden.com.cn

New Cruise ship - photo Wang Rongjiang _ SHINE
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BRAND NEW HUANGPU RIVER CRUISE
Passengers boarded the No. 1 Cruise Ship for the very first cruise, on May 1, from the renovated Qinhuangdao Road Cruise D

 

 

ock in Shanghai for a sightseeing tour of the Huangpu River. The Huangpu River is the watery soul of Shanghai. Travelling along the river on a pleasure-boat, visitors can see the banks ablaze with lights.
Opening hours: 11:00-21:30

Brand New Huangpu River Cruise
Shiliupu Wharf (1st zone): B1 floor, No.481,
Zhongshan Rd.(E-2), Shanghai
www.hpjly.com


Shopping

Florentina villageFLORENTIA VILLAGE – SHANGHAI LUXURY OUTLET MALL
The second outlet to open in China, Shanghai Florentia Village claims its place today as the market leader. It is the epitome of classical Italian architecture with stone bridges, fountains, plazas and atriums. Customers can find over 200 renowned brands from Europe, the US and Asia, including a wide range of luxury goods at year ‘round discount prices.
Business Hours: 10:00-21:00 (Monday to Friday) 09:00-21:00 (Saturday, Sunday and Public holidays)

Florentia Village
Zhuoyao Road 58, Pudong New Area, Shanghai
www.florentiavillage.com/sh