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Address: No.888 Linhu Road, Songjiang District, Shanghai 201602, China
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Happy Valley Shanghai is a theme park consisting of seven themes: Happy...

Happy Valley Shanghai is a theme park consisting of seven themes: Happy Times, Typhoon Bay, Sunshine Beach, Ant Kingdom, Gold Mine Town, Shanghai Beach and Shangri-la Woods. Offering plenty of thrill rides for adults, Ant Kingdom is best for younger kids.

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I'm not much for theme parks in Asia considering the wait time and people you usually have to fight through but not on the day we visited. We went to Happy Valley mainly because... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Kimberly C
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Shanghai Region, China
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Shanghai Region, China
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not much for theme parks in Asia considering the wait time and people you usually have to fight through but not on the day we visited. We went to Happy Valley mainly because we live very close, it was my daughter's birthday and we weren't up to the trek across the city to mix with hoards of people and... More 

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Thank Kimberly C
Shanghai, China
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89 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Went there during Chinese New Year and luckily it wasn't too packed so we had time to try all the rides. The train with a wooden structure is a potential deadly hasard. The train is litterally lifting off the rails and falling back on during the ride. It will surely totally fly out one day and kill people. The facility... More 

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Thank Venceslas J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Be sure to stay for the 'lake of illusions' show at 19:00. Downside: A lot of attractions were closed (some due to cold weather, but some have been closed ever since i went there first time) Lack of proper restaurants for foreigner (mostly kfc), although you can get some skewers (炒烤) at some spots. Crowded in summer (better to go... More 

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Thank Akii S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We thought happy valley was going to very packed yesterday (12/31). So my son and I planed to go very early in the morning and met his friend and Mom at the entrance gate. We got into the park around 9:30am. Most of rides did open until 10:00 am. We did bumping car first before famous wooden roller coaster which... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Some tips 1. When you arrive to metro station Sheshan in line 9, there is free bus service after u pass the overpass, located next to bicycle rental service, just waiting there till see a bus with big sign of amusement park In metro try to find seat because every station in line 9 takes around 3-5 min, it will... More 

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2 Thank Benny G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

So i went to the themepark on the 18th of November on a Friday, after reading the reviews on tripadvisor. What everyone says is true. Its a nice themepark for adults, with cool rollercoaster and attractions. When I went only 2 rollercoasters where close due to maitenance. As I went on a Friday I expected it to be crowded, but... More 

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1 Thank DennisJoker
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Visited this park on 14 of November. Unfortunately a lot of cool roller coasters are closed. Be careful with water attractions - we were almost all wet.

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Thank BasilJr
Shanghai, China
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146 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Unbellivable experience. Very well orgnised, quite affordable and pleasant. Can spend full day there without any trouble. Worth the 230 rmb asked. Beawar for locals that the yearly ticket ( unlimited) being only at 450, if you intend to go even 2 times the yearly ticket is worth. The parc is meant for adults and teanagers rather than kids which... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

It's a very nice theme park with lots of rides, but be careful when you exit the theme park - there might be scammers in costumes to grab you and force you to take pictures with them to get money. Best to run once you see them

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Park is older, but many interesting and exciting atractions. And there is new part with waterpark. It is perfect, many exciting slides. You must pay extra entrance fee to waterpark, but after it you can come back and enjoy rides.

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