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Experience an authentic Chinese tradition during this small-group tea ceremony in Shanghai. Led by a tea master, you'll sip rare tea, listen to soothing music, and enjoy fragrant incense while learning about the importance of tea in Chinese culture with the help of your English-speaking guide. Discover how to smell, taste and drink tea properly and learn about the evolution of tea, including its unique medicinal and spiritual properties. After sampling a variety of green tea, oolong tea, black tea and Pu-erh tea, you'll perform the tea ritual you've just learned to show your tea master your new skills!

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<p>This special tour leads you to the holy land of art and experience the art atmosphere of big Shanghai. Especially, for contemporary art lovers, this tour can show you the beauty of East Paris. You will admire grand China Art Palace and be surprised by M 50 and 1933. You surely will appreciate some traditional folk arts and craft as well as will be amazed by the Shikumen style alley after this tour.</p>

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Shanghai Pudong International Airport

Where is Shanghai Pudong Airport?  


Shanghai was a famously prosperous city in the Far East in the 1930's. It has one of the richest collections of Art Deco buildings in the world, along with other architectural styles, including shikumen (Chinese style houses with a European flair), Tudor, Parisian style, to name just a few. All this history blends with modern building, making cosmopolitan Shanghai the most developed city in mainland China.


Modern Shanghai is filled with amazing nightlife, complete with both affordable bars and vibrant nightclubs, and is an exciting mix of East and West.


Shanghai Pudong International Airport (IATA: PVG, ICAO: ZSPD), or simply Pudong Airport, is the primary international airport serving Shanghai, China. Pudong Airport sits adjacent to the coastline on the eastern edge of Pudong New Area, east of Shanghai city centre. 


The city's other major airport, Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA), on the west side of the city, serves mainly domestic flghts (most flights for Tokyo, Seoul, Taipei and Hong Kong operate from SHA).


In 2016, Shanghai Pudong Airport served 66,002,414 passengers. Future plans call for a third terminal at Pudong Shanghai Airport, along with more runways' this was to be built by 2015, raising capacity to 80 million (there has been no news of a new target date).


Your best option for a Shanghai Pudong Airport transfer, by far, is to take a Shanghai airport train (on your own or accompanied), or one of the new electric buses. Details on all options are included in this guide.


Or, to truly arrive stress free, treat yourself to a private Pudong Shanghai Airport transfer from IHateTaxis.


 

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Tip: Be sure to check which of Shanghai's two airports your flight is leaving from (the other is Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)). If you need to transfer between the two airports:


  • The trip takes about 1 hour by taxi.
  • There are direct shuttle busses between the airports.
  • You can transfer by metro (allow 2 hours), as both airports are on line 2, the main East-West line through downtown Shanghai, but at opposite ends of it (optional: reduce time by taking the Maglev train for the segment of the journey near PGV).

 

Services at Shanghai Pudong Airport include:


  • 4 premium lounges (pay per use)
  • Consultation (service) desks
  • First-class cabins 
  • Luggage storage
  • Ample power outlets for charging electronics
  • Free clean drinking water
  • A three-star-rated hourly hotel is located on the Transfer Level of the main terminal building (you will need to provide your boarding pass before registering)
  • 3 medical clinics
  • Pharmacy
  • Business centre
  • Hourly transit hotel in the Domestic Arrival Hall

 

Shanghai Pudong Airport is open 24 hours, one of only a few Chinese airports to do so.




Additional Shanghai Pudong Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 21 May 2017