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Shanghai Vacations

With a bustling population, rich history, and city living at its finest, Shanghai, China offers visitors the perfect blend of old and new. From ancient recreated temples to the popular Bund on the Huangpu River, this eastern metropolis is sure to delight travelers of all ages. Best yet? Travelocity can help you choose from a number of attractive flight and hotel packages and all-inclusive bundles to get your Chinese vacation started off on the right foot.

Old Meets New

The Pearl Tower is the most eye-catching feature of the Shanghai skyline, and for good reason. Standing over 1,500 feet tall and boasting high-speed elevators and an indoor roller coaster, it's a must-see for families and thrill seekers alike. Visitors in Shanghai hotels also enjoy walking along The Bund, a waterfront area with tons of shopping, restaurants, and landmarks. Finally, Shanghai vacations aren't complete without a visit to the Yuyuan Garden, a restored 16th-century city that features majestic temples and a taste of ancient China.

Ring in the New Year!

Shanghai offers visitors a plethora of great seasonal festivals. If you're spending the holidays in Shanghai, don't miss their celebration of Chinese New Year in January or February, in which celebrators ring a bell at Longhua Park (108 times will bring good luck). This locale also boasts the festive Longhua Temple Fair in March, where guests can celebrate the coming of spring and enjoy the beautiful peach blossoms. Shanghai is a busy metropolis with several unique and historical attractions to visit on your eastern journey.

Search over 400 airlines and more than 510,000 hotels worldwide on Travelocity for Shanghai package deals to get you on your way to this festive city. With great hotel and airline deals, and an impressive selection of Shanghai rental cars from which to choose, Travelocity has your overseas vacation covered.

Tours and Activities in Shanghai

Every now and then, getaway experiences can be so marvelous that they utterly blow us away. They become cherished moments to chat about for a long time to come. Are you all set to create some outstanding new memories?

There are so many activities to try out in Shanghai. Here are our top picks:

Frequently asked questions

How much are vacation packages to Shanghai?
is all you’ll need for an exhilarating escape in Shanghai. Bundle your flights and hotel into a vacation package with Travelocity and watch the savings start to pile up. With such good prices, traveling has never been so accessible.
How long should my Shanghai vacation be?
On average, visitors spend 4 nights in Shanghai. However, that might not be nearly enough time for you. If you’d love to discover some of the area’s off-the-beaten-path gems, why not add a few extra nights to your travel schedule?
Where can I get the best vacation package deals for Shanghai?
Grabbing an amazing package deal to Shanghai is a breeze with Travelocity. With access to 400 airlines and 665,000 properties worldwide, you’re flush with choice when selecting your hotels and flights.
Why should I book my Shanghai vacation bundle via Travelocity?
Nothing tops the peace of mind knowing you’ve just picked up the best price in town — that’s our Price Match Guarantee. Add to that our impressively broad range of destinations and 24/7 team of customer service professionals and you’ve got the formula for an unforgettable vacation.
Can I save on my Shanghai car rental if I bundle it with a hotel or flight?
With a Shanghai vacation package, you can bundle your flight, car and hotel bookings and save a ton. If you’re eager to see the best of this fantastic city, why not check out West Lake? This famous sight is 106 mi from Shanghai. With a rental car, you’ll be there soon enough.
What is the best time of year to go to Shanghai?
Visit in December and spend more money on awesome experiences, rather than your hotel. This is the cheapest month to arrange your stay. Prices are at their highest in November, so avoid traveling then if you’re eager to save. April, May, June are the tourist season months in Shanghai. You’ll need to book beforehand and be prepared to pay more. October, November, February are the least popular months to travel.
Which airport is best for Shanghai?
Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) is one place you can kick off your Shanghai adventure. Situated 22 mi east of Shanghai, it welcomes visitors from all over every day. Another excellent option is Shanghai (SHA-Hongqiao Intl.), 8 mi away from central Shanghai.
What is there to do in Shanghai?
Shanghai is brimming with sights to explore, such as The Bund and Jingan Temple. These two fantastic attractions top most tourists’ must-see lists.
Where should I stay when visiting Shanghai?
Many travelers choose to book rooms in Downtown Shanghai. Favorite places to stay in this area of Shanghai include the Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Centre (5.0 stars) and the Les Suites Orient, Bund Shanghai (5.0 stars). Another good neighborhood to consider is Huangpu. Here, we highly recommend the Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Centre (5.0 stars) and the Les Suites Orient, Bund Shanghai (5.0 stars).

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