Shanghai Museum is one of best museums in the world. It houses over 120,000 historical and artistic treasures. Bronze ware, ceramics, calligraphy, Chinese painting and other art works make the museum a display of the splendid Chinese culture.
The Bund features a one-mile strip of historic riverfront buildings, one of the most recognizable architectural symbols of Shanghai. Besides, the Bund Sightseeing Tunnel will give you a fascinating trip right under the Huangpu River.
The Jade Buddha Temple highlights two jade Buddha statues which had been brought from Burma by a monk named Huigen. Moreover, the old-time and classical architectural style makes the temple unique and well worth a visit.
Yu Garden is a classical garden constructed in the Ming Dynasty. The pavilions, halls, rockeries, and ponds in the garden all bear unique characteristics. The gingko tree in the garden was said to be planted by the first owner of the garden about 400 years ago.
The Oriental pearl Tower is a mixed-use tower with telecommunications transmitters broadcasting over 50 miles. Despite a modern look with metal and concrete, the design is rooted in traditional Chinese culture.