Pu Tuo is a district in northern Shanghai
that's home to beautiful parklands, fantastic shopping and ancient temples. Pu Tuo is an interesting place to stay in China because it's in a suburb that is predominantly residential. So come and see how the locals live and get a taste of the real Shanghai. All you need is a Pu Tuo hotel, and your next great vacation to China
For a relaxing afternoon head to Changfeng Park and wander the beautiful gardens, and don't miss the little amusement park and the aquarium with a huge variety of tropical fish. Bring a picnic lunch and have a peaceful meal by the lake, or hire a boat to paddle around on the water. See the wonders of the Huxi Workers Cultural Palace, which is surrounded by gardens and a perfect place to learn about the history of the region. Get your thrills at Stampede Karting, which is the largest go kart track in Asia and gives you plenty of chance to compete with others in your travel group.
The Brilliance Zhonghuan Mall is the largest in Pu Tuo, and offers both a bowling alley and a huge range of restaurants in addition to all of the fantastic shopping. For a more local scene visit the Shanghai Light Textile Market, which sells handicrafts and paintings, as well as souvenirs and a huge range of clothing. Marvel at the ornate designs of the Zhenru Temple, or the impressive Jade Buddha Temple and the two jade Buddha statues within that were imported from Burma.
Zhenru Temple is an ancient temple with over 800 years of history, and one of the oldest remaining timber buildings in the region. Explore the graceful and elegant gardens, as well as the many antiques on display that give an insight into the heritage and culture of Shanghai. The Pu Tuo District was originally an industrial zone, and was the site of many workers’ revolutions led by early activists of the Chinese Communist Party. The district is transforming rapidly over the last decade and there are now over 300 skyscrapers established in this part of the city that is now a vibrant heart of Shanghai.
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