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Yu Garden (Yuyuan), Shanghai

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Visitors flock to Yu Garden (Yuyuan) to wander the winding paths between lakes, over bridges, and through pagodas. This garden, built by an officer of the Ming dynasty in 1559, remains best known for its elaborate towers, pavilions, exhibit halls, and many water features. Stop at the tea house for a snack and to watch the fish, turtles, and tourists roaming different sections of the garden. Put Yu Garden (Yuyuan) on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Shanghai trip itinerary app.
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  • This is a beautiful garden. Peace in the centre of a thronging city. It's a fabulous place to go with your camera as every angle has a photo opportunity. 
    This is a beautiful garden. Peace in the centre of a thronging city. It's a fabulous place to go with your camera as every angle has a photo opportunity.  more »
  • This is a must visit destination for first time visitors to Shanghai. It comprises of a cluster of old Chinese architecture that has been refurbished into shophouses. There are plenty of small... 
    This is a must visit destination for first time visitors to Shanghai. It comprises of a cluster of old Chinese architecture that has been refurbished into shophouses. There are plenty of small...  more »
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  • Beautiful and ancient place.
  • A magical place. You must visit it to feel the beauty. Easy and fast acce via metro or bus. A lot of shops with gifts and pharmacy.

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