Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), Shanghai

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Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) both shapes the beauty of Shanghai's cityscape and offers visitors impressive views from its observation areas. Completed in 1994, the 468 m (1,535 feet) high tower features 11 connected spheres and contains a variety of attractions and activities inside its enormous columns and orbs, including a Municipal History Museum, observation decks, and an elegant 25-room hotel. Travel between levels in massive double-decker elevators, and visit the rotating restaurant in the second highest sphere. To visit Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) and other attractions in Shanghai, use our Shanghai trip builder site .
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  • Eleven National Day must see the light show, although many people, but does not affect the viewing of lights, I chose to go to the 55th floor of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Pudong while doing SPA while watching the light show, night scene is very beautiful
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  • This radio tower was rounded and had a very Chinese design. I went near the hotel many times because it happened to be close to the hotel, but there were a lot of people and I couldn't get in. At night, the lights were colorful and I felt more like China. It might be a symbol of the city.
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  • It is one of the most iconic sites of Shanghai and so easily recognizable as one of the staples of China, I went in the summer and the view was amazing, nothing like anything you’ve ever seen. The chance to go on one of these skyscrapers and see the view of one of the most industrialized cites in the world from above is an unmissable experience. There was also a temporary exhibition of fish was an unexpected favorite part of trip which was a very moving metaphor for genetic modification and human influence on nature.
  • A must go tourist place for experiencing a walk on glass at 350 meters height. It's a nice experience. The whole area is wonderful The surrounding buildings, the circled walkway to cross the road, escalators in open . The view from top is nice. Being at this place is a nice experience.
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