The Shanghai Bund is on the bank of the Huangpu River in downtown Shanghai. It is a famous attraction which is regarded as a place tourists must visit. The Bund is also called Zhongshandongyi Road. It is about 1.5 kilometres long. To the east of the Bund is the Huangpu River, and to the west are fifty-two different buildings. These buildings have different styles, such as gothic, Roman and European.

The Best Time to visit the Shanghai Bund

Belonging to a semi tropical monsoon climate, Shanghai’s seasons have its own characteristics. The spring is warm, the summer is hot, the autumn is cool and the winter is cold. It rains enough around the year, neither too much nor too little. The hottest months are July and August with over 10 days’ temperature being more than 35℃. The coldest days are from the end of January to the beginning of February. There are not many very cold days, but the weather is really wet in winter. Usually people from the north of China cannot stand it. There is very little snow in Shanghai. The best time to visit Shanghai is from March to May. There are sudden rainshowers but it becomes sunny very quickly between the middle of June to the beginning of July. Rains of these twenty days amount to a quarter of the total raining volume. It’s not easy to go travelling. From the end of August to the middle of September is a period of typhoons when there is a lot of rainfall. Travellers had better bring umbrellas.

Shanghai Bund Tickets

You don’t need a ticket to tour around the Bund

Tourist Tunnel: Adult: 50 yuan; Child: 25 yuan

Single Tour: 45 yuan per person; Return: 50 yuan

How to Get to the Shanghai Bund

Take bus 33, 37, 55, 65,868,921, or 928 and get off at the stop Nanjing East Road of Zhongshandongyi Road;

Take bus 33, 42, 65, 123 interval, 135, 135 interval, 145, 576, 910 or 928 and get off at the stop Zhangshandongyi Road of Hankou Road;

Take the tunnel Line 9 and get off at the stop Zhangshandongyi Road of Guangdong Road

Take bus 123, 123 interval, 135, 135 interval, 576, 868, 910, 934 and get off at the stop Zhangshandongyi Road of Yandong Road

Take 26, 145, 926, or tunnel Line 9 and get off at the stop Zhongshendong’er road of Jinling

East Road;

Take bus 33,55, 65, 576,868,910,928 and get off at the stop Xinkaihebei Road of Zhongshandong’er Road;

Take bus 26, 926 and get off at the stop Xinkaihe

Take bus 33, 55, 65, 736, 801, 868, 910 or 928 and get off at the stop Shiliupu

Take ferry Line Dongjin and get off at the stop Jinling East Road.

Jack Li

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