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Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World

Things to Do near People’s Square


Our Radisson Blu on Nanjing Road places you near the best things to do in Shanghai near People’s Square. From powerful exhibits at Shanghai Museum to vibrant performances at Grand Theatre, the city’s culture is on display just steps from the hotel. To escape the bustle of the city, take a stroll along the Bund waterfront, tour the tranquil trails of Yu Garden or enjoy a quiet dinner in the Xintiandi district.


  • New World City - connected to hotel
    This massive 12-story mall offers hours of fun, from shopping and dining to entertainment like cinemas and a wax museum. Be sure to hunt for deals — this mall is known for its reasonable prices.
  • Nanjing Road - adjacent to hotel
    Stretching from People’s Park to the Bund, Nanjing Road is one of the most popular shopping destinations in the world and offers numerous stores within walking distance of the hotel.
  • The Bund - 20-min walk (2 km)
    Whether you want to take a boat ride on the Huangpu River or a leisurely stroll along the waterfront, you can unwind in the peaceful setting of one of the city’s most popular attractions.
  • Huaihai Road - 5-min drive (2.5 km)
    After you’ve browsed the nearby stores on Nanjing Road, take a taxi to Huaihai Road and explore its array of upscale boutiques and restaurants.
  • Xintiandi - 10-min drive (3.5 km)
    Escape the Shanghai traffic by visiting this pedestrian-only entertainment district that includes romantic cafes, eclectic bookstores and exciting nightlife.


  • People’s Square - 10-min walk (0.8 km)
    From shopping areas, gardens and a colorful fountain to impressive architecture and several metro lines, People’s Square is Shanghai’s hub for culture and transportation.
  • Shanghai Grand Theatre - 10-min walk (0.8 km)
    Since 1998, the Grand Theatre has been Shanghai’s venue of choice for world-class ballet, opera and symphony performances, and Broadway touring shows.
  • Shanghai Museum - 12-min walk (1 km)
    With an extraordinary collection of more than 140,000 pieces of art — some of them almost 3,000 years old — the Shanghai Museum offers a glimpse into China’s long history and rich culture.
  • Yu Garden - 10-min drive (3 km)
    Nestled next to City God Temple, this five-acre garden offers a serene retreat from the activity in the city. Be sure to find the Jade Rock, a stone that’s famous for its dozens of interconnecting holes.