Explore things to do in Shanghai, like Xujiahui District shopping or garden tours

The Radisson Blu Plaza Xing Guo Hotel offers the perfect base for exploring a variety of interesting things to do in Shanghai. You can enjoy some of the city’s best shopping in the nearby Xujiahui District, which offers both boutiques and high-end brands. For a quieter afternoon, take a walking tour of historic art deco buildings in the area or travel to the tranquil Yu Garden or Fuxing Park for a relaxing stroll. Looking for a fun family outing? Plan a day at Shanghai Disneyland® or catch an exhilarating race at the Shanghai International Circuit. If you need to stretch your legs after a long on-site seminar, the university area near the hotel offers a pleasant stroll, or you can head to the Bund to walk along its lively waterfront.

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National Exhibition and Convention Center

7.8 mi / 12.55 km from the hotel
One of the world’s largest exhibition, convention, and trade centers, this complex welcomes guests from all over the globe. The center is also home to several businesses.

Shanghai Grand View Garden

13.99 mi / 22.51 km from the hotel
For a dose of serenity in the midst of Shanghai’s bustle, visit these quiet lotus pools and gardens as you stroll through exhibits on Chinese folklore.

Shanghai International Circuit

15.03 mi / 24.18 km from the hotel
This world-class Formula One circuit, built in 2004, features a stunning modern design inspired by the Chinese character shang. Take your seat among more than 200,000 spectators to enjoy the thrill of high-speed racing.
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Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

24.07 mi / 38.73 km from the hotel
Established about 1,700 years ago, this cultural landmark crisscrosses multiple local rivers in a series of canals and waterways. Stroll the ancient streets of this “water town” and walk across the many stone bridges that connect the area.

Propaganda Poster Art Centre

0.25 mi / 0.4 km from the hotel
Tucked away in an apartment building’s basement, this quirky museum displays a collection of more than 6,000 propaganda posters. Most pieces were created during the Mao years, and many include notes in English, explaining the meaning and significance.

Shanghai History Museum

4.39 mi / 7.07 km from the hotel
Offering free admission, this 9,800-square-meter museum with its famous bell tower recently underwent a two-year renovation. Learn about Shanghai’s history as you browse more than 1,000 artifacts like the pair of iconic bronze lions from the 1930s.

The Bund

3.92 mi / 6.31 km from the hotel
Magnificent views of Shanghai’s waterfront areas are guaranteed when you visit this historic district. Take a riverboat tour or walk along the Huangpu River to view the historic buildings on one side and Shanghai’s iconic modern skyline on the other.

Shanghai Disneyland®

14.6 mi / 23.5 km from the hotel
Kids and adults alike will be charmed by this magical theme park in Shanghai. Enjoy rides, meet Disney’s most beloved characters, and relive classic stories at this globally popular attraction.
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Yu Garden

3.6 mi / 5.8 km from the hotel
Relax and enjoy the tranquil surroundings of these historical gardens in the middle of the city. The extensive grounds feature pavilions, halls, rockeries, ponds, and cloisters—all with their own unique style.