Zhujiajiao Ancient Town, Shanghai

3.9
Examine ancient buildings with a rich cultural background divided by stone bridges and numerous rivers at Zhujiajiao Ancient Town. Established some 1,700 years ago, the town contains historic attractions ranging from 5,000-year-old archaeological sites, to Qing dynasty rice shops, spice stores, banks, and post offices. Go on a gondola ride to cruise down the narrow canals and experience China's well-preserved heritage scattered along scenic riverbanks. Be sure to sample some local cuisine, especially dishes prepared with lotus roots and green soybeans. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Shanghai holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Zhujiajiao Ancient Town and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Only 1 hour by car from the Shanghai City center, Zhujiajiao is a great place to visit to see the traditional Chinese water village. With old Chinese building and walking street, you can spend a day....  more »
  • Easy journey by train and out to enjoy the surroundings. Very peaceful area with some good places to buy drinks in the hot weather on the side streets.  more »
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