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Fengjing Ancient Town

No.39 Xinfeng Road, Fengjing Town, Jinshan District, Shanghai 201500, China
+86 21 5735 5555
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No.39 Xinfeng Road, Fengjing Town, Jinshan District, Shanghai 201500, China
+86 21 5735 5555
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Beautiful ancient town. worth visiting if you have a half day in Shanghai, although it has become little touristy with Starbucks etc. Getting there was quite easy. I took Line 1 to Jingjang park station and got out of exit 2. Walked right to the...More

Thank jraj-n1213
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Relaxing & beautiful place depicting everyone's internal vision of old China, - waterway canals, cherry blossom trees. arched bridges, beautiful architecture, history and happy people. In many of the daily activities tasks are done "the old way" a there is no need to rush -...More

Thank debellen2016
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I was very surprised to visit, what might seem to be, one of the few remaining, long lost gems, examples of the old canal/waterway architecture/culture of Fengjing “Ancient” Town. As some others have mentioned, it does appear to be an undiscovered gem, off the normal...More

Thank xlcapris
Reviewed 16 June 2017

It's a relaxing and beautiful place to visit not as restored and commercial as some of the others - the boat ride was lovely and peaceful. My husband even tried the local delicacy of Frog - tasty and a bit fishy .... We caught the...More

Thank russellandkimclark
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Fun place to stroll around and get lost in time. There is no admission fee. The buildings are from the Ming and Qing era and are well maintained. It is a water town with numerous bridges. There are lots of food choices to try.

Thank Betty C
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

How to get there 1. Metro: get on line 1 and alight at Jinjiang Park station (锦江乐园) 2. Get out of station via Exit 2,North. 3. Turn left and walk till you come to a bus depot (it took us less than 1 min). 4....More

11  Thank dianartan
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A very quiet and old-world feel is in the air in the Fengjing River Town area. Small buildings, craft shops, private homes all on the edge of the river/canal system. Interesting stone bridges, old style architecture, local people playing cards on the street in front...More

Thank Joe_from_Boston
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Compared with the other water towns around SH, this one is rather unspoiled. Yes there are tourists, but far less then in others. Saw a few tens of Chinese tourists, no Westerners, but then it is no longer the tourist season, a working day and...More

1  Thank Brussels_Judging
Reviewed 25 August 2016

If you have a chance to get out to this beautiful water town, you won't be disappointed. It was reasonably busy with Chinese tourists, but as westerners, we appeared to be the only ones, as such, we ended up in a few photos, as people...More

2  Thank aussienomadAustralia
Reviewed 5 July 2016

- location: about 60km to the southern east from Shanghai - travel: take metro to JinJiang Park station (line 1) and get of to take the highway bus (50 minutes); taxi or drive there is ok too. Last bus from shanghai is about midnight, last...More

1  Thank giftdeath
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