Popular Destination Overview — Shanghai


As one of the international metropolitan cities, Shanghai is readily accessible by sea, land and air. It is connected with more than 400 cities in the world by air links and ocean shipping routes. It is also a very safe city, conveniently laid out and a compact destination with one of the world's easiest and least expensive public transportation systems. Everything in Shanghai is within reach via taxies, buses, metros, trams and ferries.

Due to the dynamic growth of the past decade, millions of dollars have been pumped into local infrastructures, we pride ourselves with almost every famous hotel brand name having a property in Shanghai, the airport, convention and exhibition centers as well as other new facilities are of world standard.

Convention & Exhibition Venues

Professional service standard, convenient transportation networks, varied travel activities and modernized communication systems have helped Shanghai organize and receive regional and international events of all levels. The successful hosting of events such as Fortune 500, APEC and ADB have put Shanghai on the map for the MICE market in the world.

Venue Function Space ( Sq. Ft.) Website
Intex Shanghai 129,120 www.intex-sh.com
Shanghai Everbright Convention
Convention Center
108,676 www.secec.com
Shanghai Exhibition Center 236,816 No website
Shanghai International Convention Center 175,045 www.shicc.net
Shanghai Mart 305, 590 www.shangmart.com.cn
Shanghai New International Expo Center 849,308 www.sniec.net


Most of the international brand hotels have landed in Shanghai providing 30,000 hotel rooms with the local managed ones ranging from modest to luxurious.

Hotel Rooms Function Space
( Sq. Ft.)
Four Seasons Hotel 443 28,643 www.fourseasons.com/shanghai
Grand Hyatt Pudong 555 38,144 www.shanghai.hyatt.com
Hilton Shanghai 769 15,053 www.shanghai.hilton.com
Intercontinental 422 23,166 www.intercontinental.com
J W Marriott 342 17,675 www.marriott.com/property/propertypage/SHJW
Portman Ritz-Carlton 600 26,631 www.ritzcarlton.com
Pudong Shangri-La 612 42,878 www.shangri-la.com
St. Regis 318 11,000 www.starwoodhotels.com/stregis
Grand Central Hotel 380 18,000 www.grandcentralhotelsh.com
The Longemont Hotel 511 22,000 www.thelongemonthotels.com

Destination Attractions

forbidden palaceFamous attractions which can be featured in your program include The Bund, Yu Garden, the old Shanghai Bazaar, Xin Tian Di Entertainment Center,a cruise on the Huangpu River, Shanghai Museum and more. Day trips can be made to the nearby traditional water villages of Zhouzhuang and Wuzhen, or the town of Suzhou, known for its classical Chinese gardens.