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"Oriental Pearl TV Tower" Oriental Pearl Tower Tip by Travelchili

Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai: 71 reviews and 181 photos

  Oriental Pearl Tower
by Travelchili

Oriental Pearl TV Tower is situated right next to the Huangpu river bank in Pudong Park. With it's 468 meters, It's the third highest TV Tower in the world (after Toronto and Moscow TV towers).

The design for the Tower incorporates eleven spheres and three gigantic columns: the highest at 350 metres (Space Module), the middle at 263 and 259 metres (Sightseeing Floor), and the lowest at 90 metres (Space City). It's also possible to visit a revolving restaurant at the 267 metre level.

The entrance to different levels varies. In June 2005, the prices were as follows:

* visiting the Space City RMB 30
* visiting the Space City & Sightseeing Floor RMB 80
* visiting all three columns RMB 100
* visiting the restaurant, including buffet RMB 150

Address: 1 Shi Ji Boulevard, Pu Dong District
Directions: You can get there:

* by taking a taxi
* by taking a boat from Bund
* by taking a metro line to Lu Jiazui station
* by taking the passangers tunnel from Bund

Phone: +86 (0)21 5879 1888

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jul 2, 2005
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