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Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)

No. 1 Century Avenue, Pudong New Area, Shanghai 200120, China
+86 21 5879 1888
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US$ 139.00*
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Dinner at the Oriental Pearl Tower Revolving Restaurant with Transfers
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US$ 114.99*
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Private Tour: Zhujiajiao, Oriental Pearl Tower and Shanghai History Museum
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US$ 55.00*
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Speed to the top of the world’s third tallest TV and radio tower for a spectacular view, or just gaze at this beautiful structure from afar, especially striking when lit up at night.
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No. 1 Century Avenue, Pudong New Area, Shanghai 200120, China
+86 21 5879 1888
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The most impressive view, this is a must do when in Shanghai. The most beautiful view From the top, be prepared to wear warm clothes if winter time.

Thank Lettie Sierra H
Reviewed 2 days ago

This landmark is become on of the Icon of Shanghai City. You will need to buy some ticket to go to the top of the Landmark. In our case, we choose the 280 Yuan ticket that allow us to reach the toppest module of the...More

Thank Nico A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great tourist attraction in Shanghai. Get there early and be prepared to stand in line at the least an hour. It's worth the wait once you get in. I suggest you get the all level pass. It's fun and a great view of the city...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 6 days ago

The tower itself represents the fusion between the East and West, with the symbol of China being represented by the presence of pearl's in the structure of the tower and the modern architecture combined with the view over the cosmopolitan city of Shanghai have a...More

Thank Kate_on_the_bund
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went up the tower at night and the views were amazing. The 360 views of the city were so bright at night and a great way to see the size of Shanghai. Also went on the virtual roller coaster which was defiantly worth the 80RMB....More

Thank michaelahp2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here and the Financial Center but liked The Pearl much better. We Skipped the amusement park rides and gift shops at the bottom. LOVED the see thru glass. Do not miss that.

Thank Barry G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I suppose this is a must as it is the icon of Shanghai... it was very very very busy I cannot stress this enough however well worth the views! I did the 360 tour at the very top - not worth it. I would recommend...More

Thank Desiree N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here on business and thought I would check it out. First, you can call me whatever, but the Chinese people are some of the rudest people I have ever met. This was a shoving match, a cut in front of your to get into the...More

Thank 692jefff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The land mark best viewed from Bund either at night due to wonderful lighting or at evening. The evening sun makes this tower beautiful. Take the hop on hop off bus and they drive through the Bund and you get a clear view and upper...More

Thank Gopikrishnan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy place to get around lots of signs and helpful staff. Views are great and price is very reasonable

Thank soris92
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18 March 2017|
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Response from TravelingCat22 | Reviewed this property |
No need to book. Best time depends on weather, whether there is visibility or not and if you like day or night. Night is magic in Shanghai but you don't need to be high to enjoy the night skyline.
1 January 2017|
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Response from TwoHundredDays | Reviewed this property |
You do not need to buy online. CAn do it when you get there. Easy. No need to buy the upper part of the tower. Yes the glass walk is included as part of the ticket. Enjoy
4 June 2016|
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Response from Gary D | Reviewed this property |
Sunday is like any other day in China. If you go between 10:00 and 16:00 you are likely to be okay, just about anywhere! TripAdvisor does have in English the information you need. I do not remember the cost, but I did go... More