China Shanghai Attractions
Yu Yuan Garden & Old Teahouse
Most Famous Classical Garden
Yu Yuan is a famous 16th century Ming period
ancient garden located in the Chinese Quarter of the old
city, south of the Yangtze River. It was built in 1559 by a high
official to honor
mother. Today, it is the most famous classical garden in Shanghai.
Yu Yuan Garden
Quite deceptive in size, the garden gives one
the illusion of a larger area. It contains the essential "four
elements" of the Chinese garden — water, rock, buildings
Yu Yuan Garden features tranquil lotus ponds,
bamboo trees, beautiful pavilions, terraces, chambers and towers,
winding paths, little bridges, rockeries and unusual stones.
Yu Yuan Garden Tour
Book "Best of Shanghai Day Tour" including
visit to Yu Yuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple, The Bund... and more!
of Shanghai Day Tour including Yu Yuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple,
The Bund... and more!
Oldest Tea House
While touring the old Chinese Quarter, be sure to visit China's
most-visited and oldest Tea House (photo below) — it
dates back to 1784.
Open daily 8:30am-10pm
Yu Yuan Garden is located at
32 Anren Street in Shanghai.
of Shanghai Day Tour" including visit to Yu Yuan Garden,
Jade Buddha Temple, The Bund... and more!
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