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  • Average27%
  • Poor3%
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17 Mar 2018
“A great and peaceful scenery at night”
13 Dec 2017
“A breeze of temple fair of early days ”
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Pujiang Town, Minhang District, Shanghai 201112, China
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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to hangout away out from the city for a while. Not actually a big place but could make you feel the thicker traditional atmosphere than Yu Yuan Old Street Market. Very convenient transport, just take Metro Line 8 to Shen Du Highway, exit...More

Thank Christian P
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

We were able to feel the ancient water town, calm residents still now. Surely recommend night time for calm mood. Not too pricey souvenir ex) Artisanal handmade bamboo cups.

Thank RosuCalmo
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Temple fair is a combination of market place and meeting point in old days. You can find hundreds years old buildings, former family gardens of rich people, many speciality restaurants and stalls. The canals through the town and the bridges increase surely the charm of...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

This area is great for a walk around and some shopping. Also plenty of food options and balcony bars for drinks overlooking the water. We thought that buying tickets at the gate was a requirement though and we ended up just walking around and not...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed May 25, 2017

Must go , beautiful historic water city just outside Shanghai. Very quaint little market shops selling all kinds of local produce, and some luxury goods. Great place to have lunch , especially the Dumplings and soup Also go look around the Museum it tells the...More

Thank Sherry B
Reviewed August 11, 2015

This is a great, little known water town, that is easily accessed by line 8 (shendu hwy) metro and a short bus ride (2 rmb) accessed at the metro station. While, like many water towns in the Shanghai area, this one has been rebuilt and...More

4  Thank Dan H
Reviewed April 13, 2014

No matter what don't miss this one place ! Was I just speech less when I entered here on spot ! Classic classic place of china ! Very clean ! Ancient style market with very unusual street foods ! I didn't felt like going out...More

5  Thank Sandeep B
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