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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  • Quite a long road so be prepared to walk and be jostled a bit as it pedestrianised for most of it. Watch out for scooters and bikes crossing over the walking areas. Lots of shops food halls and depart...  more »
  • I tried to bravura on Nanjing East Road. However, there are a lot of people, and it is a feeling that it is not possible to choose a souvenir calmly. It was a bit disappointing to be offered expensive tea even though I couldn't go into the shop and watch tea and be allowed to taste it.
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