With its towering 7-storey pagoda and intricate Buddhist sculptures, Longhua Temple is an impressive sight amid the modernity of Shanghai. Soak in the tranquil atmosphere infused with incense and chanting. The nearest subway stop is Longcao Lu.
The ancient water township of Qibao is a 30-minute bus ride away. Admire traditional houses and take a boat-ride through the maze of narrow canals. Shadow plays performed at the Opera House give you a unique taste of Chinese art and music. Hotel is close to Shanghai Qizhong Tennis Center, which hold the ATP 1000 international matches. The location is only 10km from hotel.
Trying shengjian mantou, a popular local snack. These pan-fried buns are filled with pork and dipped into vinegar or broth. Yang's Fry-Dumpling restaurant is where locals queue for their fix, close to Shimen #1 Road subway station.