Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), Shanghai

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Explore one of the city's busiest shopping streets and commercial centers at Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road). Located between the Huangpu District to the east and the Jing'an District to the west, the largely pedestrianized road stretches a total of 5.5 km (3.4 mi). With over 1 million daily visitors, the highly commercial zone houses European-style restaurants, a century-old outdoor market, huge department stores, and traditional eateries. Inspect many remarkable places of interest during your stroll, such as the exhibition center, temple, and the hotel. During the Chinese New Year, the street becomes lavishly covered in lanterns and decorations, and it hosts majestic firework displays. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road) by using our Shanghai trip planner.
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  • Great place to visit despite meeting all the criteria for being a tourist trap :). At least three large malls at the beginning of the Nanjing Road pedestrian mall (at Henan Middle Road). Along the...  more »
  • This was our first experience of China outside of our hotel. We took a visit here to 'acclimatize' to Shanghai. We found it easy to get around, even with a pram. It was a warm day when we visited, it....  more »

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