Shanghai Travel Guide
Sit back, relax and let the travel experts at Orbitz help you plan a truly unforgettable Shanghai escape. If you're keen to combine your flight and hotel bookings to save money, you're in luck!
If you combine your bookings, you'll be able to save up to ! Simply choose your preferred hotels, rental cars, airfares and experiences.
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Shanghai Travel Guide
Where is Shanghai?
Shanghai — you've heard plenty about the place, you're dying to go there but don't have any idea where it is? Let us point you in the right direction.
It's situated in Shanghai, 45 miles from Suzhou.
There are around about 22,300,000 locals that reside in this corner of China.
Places to Visit in Shanghai
The Bund and the Jing An Temple deserve to be right at the top of your itinerary. You'd be bonkers not to see these famous sights!Jin Mao Tower and Xintiandi are just some of the impressive places to visit around here. Further noteworthy options include French Concession and Nanjing Road Shopping District. We recommend you do your best to explore all of them.Take in the blend of meaning and beauty that only art can communicate at Shanghai Museum. Need some more options? Marvel at the miracle of Mother Nature as you have a look around Yu Yuan Garden, a beautiful private garden. But that's not all there is! Unwind your mind among the calming atmosphere of Jade Buddha Temple.
Car Rentals in Shanghai
Turn up the volume on your favorite tunes and see Shanghai from the freedom of your own wheels. You'll find some of the most affordable car rentals in Shanghai on Orbitz.
If you're landing at Hongqiao International Airport and would love to get your hands on a car quickly, look up Avis. You'll find it at 201 Hongmei Road, Minhang District, 8 miles from the terminal.
Where to stay in Shanghai – Hotel Accommodation
You won't have any troubles securing a place to stay. Orbitz has 471 hotels in Shanghai
. Line up your room right now for all the best deals and amenities.The Peninsula Shanghai
and the Park Hyatt Shanghai
are ideal options for people who'd like to treat themselves. If you're more of a bargain hunter, have a look at some of our less-expensive options. You'll have heaps of change bouncing around in your pockets if you secure a room at the Parkview Hotel Shanghai
(No. 555 Dingxiang Road) or the Jin Jiang Tian Cheng Hotel
(585 Xu Jia Hui Road).If you hadn't planned on staying near the Bund, it might be worth reconsidering. There are some great accommodation options within walking distance, such as the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund
, which is 0.2 miles away, and the Pudong Shangri-La East Shanghai
, 0.5 miles away.
Nearest Airports to Shanghai
Long security lines, expensive food, late flights — it'll all be forgotten once you finally touch down in your destination. Hongqiao International Airport (SHA) is Shanghai's most convenient airport. It's situated 8 miles from the town center.
Popular Places to Visit Near Shanghai
There's no shortage of things on offer in Suzhou
a popular destination which can be found 45 miles away from Shanghai. Jinji Lake and the Suzhou Culture and Arts Center and the Suzhou International Expo Center should be at the top of your list in this region. Make a day of it and check them all out!
No Cancellation Fees
Dusted off your passport, booked your vacation but now can't go? No need to panic — we make canceling your plans stress-free by having a no-fee policy.^ Act swiftly and your chosen hotel and airline might do the same!