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Shanghai World Financial Center Observatory

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No.100 Shiji Avenue, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

Even though I was here later in the late afternoon to early evening when a bit of the typhoon was hitting Shanghai, I still enjoyed my visit. Its not hard to miss and I definitely encourage everyone to experience this. It offers great views of...More

Thank welldunn662016
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

When we went there once it was foggy. You see hardly the top of the nearby buildings. It was a waste of time and we left again. But after coming back on a clear and low air pollution day - check some of the aqi websites...More

Thank Carlo W
Reviewed August 1, 2018

there is a fee to get up to the top, but its worth it for the view. Check the weather before you go though because on a cloudy or smoggy day its not so good, but on a clear day its ridiculously amazing how far...More

Thank robnkim
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Very crowded and lot of tourist cutting in line and need to be ready for liking crowds of people because lines are long.

1  Thank KevinSChina
Reviewed June 29, 2018

For the best view of the world’s greatest city, Shanghai, go to “The Shanghai Eye.” It sits atop the Shanghai World Financial Center, a colossally tall skyscraper on the Pudong side of Shanghai. There are great views of the Shanghai skyline from a variety of...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed June 1, 2018

The Bottle Opener is a nice skyscraper next to Jin Mao Tower and Shanghai Tower. All are well worth a visit. There is a nice bar here in this building ... expensive but the view is priceless

1  Thank Sam-likes-to-travel
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Yes, this is the second tallest building in the world, and the ultra fast elevator is no joke. We thought that the elevator in the Hong Kong's ICC was awesome. This one is just as great if not better. It goes up at 8 meters...More

1  Thank nononesense
Reviewed February 27, 2018

Shanghai World Financial Center Observatory - wow, one really have to be here to appreciate this marvel.

Thank Emma G
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Provides an amazing view of the bund - we went up to the 100th floor however I’m not sure if it was totally worth it. All floors provide a great view and the “skywalk” doesn’t provide a great view. With that said the view is...More

Thank Christian D
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

It’s good to see the view I guess but you literally line up to take the elevator up. When you get to each level it’s a push and shove to look out the window. What I thought were “locals” just parked themselves, sat down in...More

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road and swanky eateries. Sky-high shopping and chic
bars fill the highrises around the area. As is
characteristic of a world-class financial business
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