Best Places to shop in Shanghai

Shopping is mandatory wherever go. And when we talk about Shanghai which is famous shopper’s paradise, it is not easy to figure out where to shop. So here we bring you a quick and easy guide to make your shopping event further myriad and diversified.

1) Nanjing Road

The epicenter of Shanghai is Nanjing road which is the busiest thoroughfare in the city. In colonial days it had a reputation as a shopping mecca. The street is a blur of department stores, clothing brands, jewelry shops and many more.


  • ADDRESS: Nanjing Lu, Huangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200085
  • BY BUS: Take City Sightseeing Bus Line 1 and get down at Madame Tussauds stop or East Nanjing road station
    • Take Metro line 1, line 2 or line 8 and leave at People’s Square station.
    • You can also take line 2, line 12 or line 13 and leave at West Nanjing road station
    • take metro line 2 or line 10 and get off at east Nanjing station

2) Shanghai Friendship Hongqiao Shopping Center

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The massive Shanghai Friendship Hongqiao Shopping Center is a far cry from the dowdy friendship stores that were once the only available shopping hub to the foreigners in communist China. It has a sparkling international department store feel and a huge range of goods on display, including souvenirs


  • ADDRESS: 6, Zunyi Road, Shanghai, China
  • BY BUS: Take Bus 57, Bus 328 or Bus 911 and get down at Hongqiao Bridge station.

3) Nextage Department Store

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The Nextage Department Store (Yaohan) is Asia’s largest department store and the second largest in the world. This place is a true depiction of shopping heaven, with so many wonders on every floor.

  1. First-floor have luxury cars and world-class boutiques
  2. Second-fourth floor have Men and Women stuff
  3. Fifth-floor have Children’s world and Craft stores
  4. Sixth-seventh floor have Supermarket with many local and imported products
  5. Eighth floor Chinese, Japanese and other western-style restaurants
  6. Ninth floor have the food court
  7. Tenth-floor health and entertainment centers


  • ADDRESS: Zhangyang Lu 501, Shanghai, China
  • BY SUBWAY: Take Metro line 2 and get down at Fairmont Road Station.

4) The Shanghai Center

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The Shanghai Center was the city’s first international residential, business and hotel complex. There is an upmarket having:

  • Grocery shop
  • Bank
  • Post office
  • Clinic
  • Tennis courts
  • A swimming pool
  • A Hard Rock Café
  • A theater
  • Hotel and restaurant


  • ADDRESS: 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Xikang Lu
  • BY SUBWAY: Take Metro line 2 or line 7 and get down at Jinga’n Temple station and 7 minutes’ walk from there.

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