What is the best way to get around in Shanghai?

Traffic is a sprawling metropolis and many of the top sights and attractions are far away from each other. The best way to get around is on the city’s extensive and modern metro rail system. The metro is both fast and cheap. 

What is Shanghai known for?

Shanghai is China’s largest city and is known as one of China’s premier cultural, commercial and financial centres. It has a wealth of historical and cultural sites to explore and a fantastic food scene.

What are the top 5 things to do in Shanghai?

Some of the top things to do in Shanghai include 1. Strolling along The Bund historic area 2. Shopping and dining along Nanjing Lu 3. Exploring Shanghai’s wealth of museums and galleries 4. Exploring the upscale historical neighbourhood of Xintiandi 5. Seeing Shanghai from above atop Shanghai Tower.

When is the best time to go to Shanghai?

The ideal time to visit Shanghai is between September and November, during the autumn months. However, visitors to Shanghai in March can catch the city’s cherry blossoms in full bloom.

Where is the best area to stay in Shanghai?

The best areas to stay in Shanghai include the CBD around the Lujiazui financial district, Xintiandi, near Jing’an Temple in Putuo, The Bund, and People's Square.