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Yuyuan Bazar

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Yuyuan is a bustling marketplace set in an old Chinese neighborhood with traditional architecture and shops selling everything from dumplings to kitsch. A great place for people-watching and picking up Chinese souvenirs, and close to the nearby...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
No.269 Fangbang Middle Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200010, China
Old Town
+86 21 6355 9999
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is busy, be aware that pick pockets work this bazar so keep you valuables close. It is fun to walk around, prices are high and if trying to barter 1/3 of the asking price is fair,

Thank John and Deb K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So many stores and most pretty similar. Ridiculously Overpriced and got irritated by being hounded all the time, overall a typical Chinese market with a lot of fake goods. Watch out for pickpockets.

Thank traveller77722
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This old bazaar in China is about 400 years old. It has many things for you to see such as the Yuan gardens. These gardens are great to wander around and just enjoy the area. The bazaar also connects with the Central Fangbang road which...More

Thank sm05060
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A lot of shops, nothing too exciting. Too crowded (as all in China). Has not a particular kind of stock that will be appealing to tourism.

Thank seasonedvisitor
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I went to this area twice in my short trip to Shanghai. There were a lot of good souvenirs to purchase and it was very comfortable for tourists. My favorite two places were the Huntington Tea House and a little crab bun soup place. You...More

1  Thank labonnevie
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Enjoy Many Cheap Souvenir Shops From Yuyuan Garden MRT exit 1, just walk pass the small garden around 300 metre, You can find 5-10 RMB Souvenir shops i.e. Fridge magnet, key chain, chop stick, postcard etc. Reasonable cloths price i.e. ice silk dress only 25...More

Thank 458appa
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This bazaar is like many other shopping areas in China. You’ll of course negotiate very hard for things you may not really need. However, you are probably going to be here already seeing some of the very nearby sites. In that case, take some time...More

1  Thank TwoWas
Reviewed 16 June 2018

A nice and beautiful place to visit! All the buildings inside Yu Garden are ancient-styled, the zig-zag bridge area is great for photos. However, the place is VERY crowded, but I would still recommend a visit here if you are in Shanghai. *If you want...More

2  Thank xJavelin
Reviewed 9 June 2018

The place is very beautiful going inside of market you just appearing like in China many years before, there are a lot of nice places to shop, but don't for bargaining before you buy something, there are small shops out of bazar you can get...More

2  Thank Narek B
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Spend a couple of hours walking around and browsing without being hassled too much by vendors.Had breakfast at one of the street vendors which was very good and cheap.

Thank MhPitt
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Old Town
Shanghai’s original walls live on in the curve of the
streets that serve as the border to the old city. An
aerial view shows a clear circular outline and parts
of the original wall are preserved as monuments to the
ancient past. The main tourist attraction of Yuyuan
(which means Yu garden, though it is often redundantly
referred to as Yuyuan Garden) draws hordes of tourists
every day, but wandering the streets around the
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13 October 2017|
Response from Glam Q | Reviewed this property |
Yes...just go ahead looking at them.
22 August 2015|
Response from Poleh | Reviewed this property |
Sunday afternoon for sure
29 January 2015|
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Response from skybluem | Reviewed this property |
Yu Yuan Gardens station. For us it worked perfectly.