China Flag Icon

Shanghai Destination Guide

Explore Shanghai in China.

Shanghai in the region of Shanghai Shi with it's 14,608,512 inhabitants is a town in China - some 664 mi (or 1,068 km) South-East of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Shanghai in China

Current time in Shanghai is now 03:31 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Shanghai" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zhenjiang, Zhangqiao, Yushan, Xinqiao, Lianyungang or Huangpu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yangpu, Xuhui, Shanghai, Sanlin, Pudong and Tianlin. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


Photos provided by Panoramio are under the copyright of their owners.


Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

22°C / 72 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1029.9 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)

Videos

Shanghai Sightseeing Tours - www TravelG...

01:31 min ( July 13, 2009 by TravelGuidesTV)
Views: 6,511 - Rating: 5/5

Www.travelguide.tv - Shanghai Sightseeing Tours - Find the best information on sightseeing tours and tourist attractions in Shanghai China with this travel and tourism video. We have 9 other videos on...

China tour 3 of 4 -- Shanghai

29:57 min ( April 17, 2012 by Greg Delezynski)
Views: 1,438 - Rating: 5/5

During the refit of our boat Guenevere, we still like to travel. We found a great price on a tour to China, a place we would not visit aboard our boat. We visited many of the wonders of the country, b...


Shanghai - China - Travel Indochina

02:59 min ( April 05, 2009 by TravelIndochina1993)
Views: 4,475 - Rating: 5/5

Www.travelindochina.com China's economic hub, Shanghai is an eclectic mix of 21st century technology, British-colonial architecture and ancient tradition. Take a stroll along the Bund and admire Art D...

Shanghai Restaurants - www TravelGuide T...

01:32 min ( July 13, 2009 by TravelGuidesTV)
Views: 6,199 - Rating: 4/5

Www.travelguide.tv Shanghai Restaurants and Food - Find the best restaurants to eat at in Shanghai China with this travel and tourism video. Will recommend all the best restaurants and places to eat q...


Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.

Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Shanghai during the next days.

22
Oct
2017

CIKB - China International Kitchen & Bathroom Expo

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

China International Hardware Show - CIHS

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

Set Lunch At New K&k Vienna Store

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
More on eventful.com.

A SOPHISTICATED NEW CONCEPT OF SUNDAY BRUNCH AT MARC

Beginning: 11:30 am (11:30).
More on eventful.com.

All Day Set Menu At K&K Cafè Vienna

Beginning: 11:30 am (11:30).
More on eventful.com.

Terrace Happy Hour At Epices & Foie Gras

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
More on eventful.com.

DJ & Music Production Lesson - Free Trial

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More on eventful.com.

23
Oct
2017

Weekly Pilates And Hata Yoga At Wheat

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
More on eventful.com.

25
Oct
2017

DentTech China

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

DentTech China

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Jing'an Temple

Jing'an Temple (Chinese: 静安寺; pinyin: Jìng'ān Sì; literally "Temple of Peace and Tranquility") is a Buddhist temple on the West Nanjing Road in Shanghai, China. Jing'an District, where it is located, is named after the temple.

More reading: Jing'an Temple homepage
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:247 establishments, Buddhist temples in Shanghai, Chinese architectural history, Landmarks in Shanghai

Shanghai Art Museum

The Shanghai Art Museum (上海美术馆) was an art museum in the city of Shanghai, China. In October 2012 the museum rebranded as the "China Art Museum, Shanghai" (中华艺术宫) when it moved to the China pavilion at Expo 2010 on the former Shanghai Expo 2010 lands. The Shanghai Art Museum building is the former clubhouse building of the Shanghai Race Club. It sits on the edge of People's Square, which was once the Shanghai race course. The Shanghai Art Museum was the original home of the Shanghai Biennale.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Art museums and galleries in China, Museums in Shanghai

Jing'an District

Jing'an District is one of the central districts of Shanghai. It has an area of 7.62 km². With 305,300 inhabitants (in 2002) it is one of Shanghai's most densely populated districts. The district borders the Huangpu District in the east and south, Putuo District to the north and Changning District to the west. It is also home to one of Shanghai's business districts as can be seen in photos below.

More reading: Jing'an District homepage
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Shanghai

Shanghai Grand Theatre

The Shanghai Grand Theatre is one of the largest and best-equipped automatic stages in the world. Since the theatre opened on August 27th, 1998, it has staged over 6,000 performances of operas, musicals, ballets, symphonies, chamber musicconcerts, spoken dramas and various Chinese operas. The site is located at the intersection of Central Boulevard and Huangpi Road South in northern part of the People's Square in Huangpu District, Shanghai, China.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Shanghai, Culture in Shanghai, Opera houses in China, Performing arts venues in Shanghai, Theatres in China, Visitor attractions in Shanghai

Shanghai

Shanghai is the largest city by population in the People's Republic of China (PRC) and the largest city proper by population in the world. It is one of the four province-level municipalities of the PRC, with a total population of over 23 million as of 2010. It is a global city, with influence in commerce, culture, finance, media, fashion, technology, and transport. It is a major financial center and the busiest container port in the world.

More reading: Shanghai homepage
Located at 31.22, 121.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Independent cities, Metropolitan areas of China, Municipalities of the People's Republic of China, Populated coastal places in China, Populated places established in the 10th century, Port cities and towns in China, Shanghai, Treaty of Nanking, Yangtze River Delta

Quote of the moment

Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.

Paul Theroux