Shanghai’s Must visit Shopping Malls, Streets and Markets [with MAP]

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Here’s your one-page guide to the top shopping destinations in Shanghai, Including markets, malls, plazas and shopping streets. With them all on one map, so you can easily plan your shopping trip and where to stay.

Shanghai Shopping Map – inc. Shopping Streets, Malls and Markets

This list is categorised into Markets, Shopping Malls, and Shopping Streets.

The Top Shopping Markets

 

Shanghai International Glasses Market
3 stories of Wholesale and retail eyewear and accessories.

Address: No1688, Zhongxing Road Metro: Shanghai Railway Station on Line 3,4 Bus: No 88.709.224

3 Yeh optical market (三叶眼镜城)
Large market spread over 2 floors, sunglasses, and prescription glasses.

Address: 4-5/F, 360 Meiyuan Lu, near the Shanghai Railway Station Metro: Shanghai Railway Station on Line 3,4

South Bund Fabric Market 南外滩轻纺面料市场
All the fabric you could ever want, and tailors to turn it into whatever you want. This is the biggest fabric market.

Address: 399 Lujiabang Road, 陆家浜399号 Metro: Nangpu Bridge on line 4 ( and walk for 5 minutes) Bus: 43, 89, 931

Qipu Lu clothing market (七浦路服装批发市场)
Cheap clothes, busy market.

Address: Qipu Lu, near Henan Bei Lu 七浦路, 靠近河南北路 Metro: Tiantong Road Station on Line 10 and Line 12

Neon Kids Plaza (霓虹儿童广场)
This is the place to stock up on kids’ party supplies, toys, stickers, swim gear, Halloween costumes, and stocking stuffers.

Address: 10 Pu’an Lu, near Jinling Lu 普安路10号, 近金陵路 Metro: Dashijie Station

Xing Guang photography equipment center (新光摄影器材城)
Six floors of camera and photo equipment

Address: 300 Luban Lu near Xietu Lu, 鲁班路300号、近斜土路

Shanghai Longhua Fashion and Gift Market
3 floors of stalls selling clothes, hats, luggage suitcase, and gifts suit consumer needs.

Address: No.2465, West of Longhua Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai Metro: Bus: No 166.167.41.44.714.733.734.864.933

Pearl’s Circles, Wholesale Pearl & Stone Market
Ready made jewelery and custom. Wholesale freshwater pearls, sea water pearls, natural stones, and crystals.

Address: First Asia Jewelry Plaza, 3rd floor, 288 Fuyou Lu Metro: Yuyuan Garden Station

Shanghai Shiliu Puhong Qixiang Cloth Market
Three floors of silk, cashmere, fabrics, and tailors.

Address: 168 Dongmen Road, not far from Yuyuan Garden. Metro: Yuyuan Garden Station

Shanghai Flower, Bird, Fish and Insect Market
If you’re on holiday you probably don’t want to buy a goldfish to take home, regardless, it’s interesting to check out, some great photo ops.

Address: 417 Xizang Nan Lu, near Dongtai Lu Metro: Laoximen Station on line 10

Tianshan Tea Market
All types of tea, flower teas, all types of green and red teas. # floors, one floor has tea ware.

Address: Zhongshan Xi Road #520 (中山西录520号)

Nanjing Road Souvenir Market
[THIS MARKET HAS CLOSED] 3 floors full of copy goods. Check the quality, bargain hard.

Address: 580 Nanjing West Road – 南京西路580号

Mu Lan Hua Ge Antique and Curio
Lots and lots and lots of old and interesting stuff.

Address: No. 1788-A Ji Yang Road, near Shang Pu South Road | 浦东济阳路1788号A(近上铺路南面100米).

Shanghai Yatai Clothing and Gifts Market 上海亚太服饰礼品市场
A popular tourist market that sells clothes, souvenirs, cheap electronics, bags etc.

Metro: Shanghai Science & Technology Museum Station on line 1 or 2

 

The Top Shopping Malls

Most malls in Shanghai are open from 10 am to 10 pm.

 

Shanghai IFC Mall 上海国金中心商场
High-end shopping mall with shopping, dining and leisure. More

Address: 8 Century Avenue, Pudong, Shanghai 世纪大道8号 Metro: Lujiazui Station on Line 2 – Exit 6

Plaza 66 恒隆广场
Luxury high end mall with fashion, jewellery, dining. more

Address: 1266 Nanjing West Road, Jing’an District, Shanghai 南京西路1266号 Metro: Nan Jing Xi Road Station on line 2, or Jing An Temple Station on line 2 or 7

Jiu Guang Department Store 久光百货
Another high-end luxury mall. More

Address: 1618 West Nanjing Road, Shanghai 南京西路1618号 Metro: Jing’an Temple Station

China Resources Times Square 上海时代广场
Luxury high-end brands. – Read More

Address: No 500 Zhangyang Road, Pudong 张杨路500号 Metro: Shangcheng Road Station on line 9 exit 1

Super Brand Mall 正大广场
Massive – 13 floors featuring over 70 restaurants and cafes for you to choose from when you need a break from shopping. More

Address: 168, Lujiazui Xi Road, Pudong, Shanghai 陆家嘴西路168号正大广场 Metro: Lujiazui Station on line 2

Grand Gateway 港汇广场
A very popular mall with mid-range prices.

Address: No.1 Hong Qiao Road, Xujiahui, Shanghai 虹桥路1号 Metro: Xujiahui Station on line 9

Mei Long Zhen Iestan Shanghai 梅龙镇伊势丹
Isetan is a Japanese-owned department store located inside Westgate Mall.

Address: No.1038 West Nanjing Road, Shanghai 南京西路1038号 Metro: Nanjing Road Station on line 2

Shanghai Times Square 大上海时代广场
Over 100 shops and restaurants, many luxury brand names. More

Address: 99 Middle Huaihai Road, Shanghai 淮海中路99号 Metro: Dashijie station on line 8

Citic Square 中信泰富广场
Many luxury brands. More

Address: No. 1168, Nanjing West Road, Shanghai 南京西路1168号 Metro: West Nanjing Road Station on line 2

Hong Kong Plaza 香港广场
Mid range pricing

Address: 282 Mid-Huaihai Road 淮海中路282号(近黄陂南路) Metro: South Huang Pi Road Station on line 1 exit 2

 

The Top Shopping Areas and Shopping Streets

 

East Nanjing Road Commercial Zone
One of the world’s most famous shopping streets and an area you shouldn’t miss simply for its historic significance. There are several malls located on the western section towards Yanan Xilu (Yanan West Road) and in the eastern section towards the Bund you’ll find the famous pedestrian street, many famous local specialty shops, fashion brands and a bustling atmosphere. Read More

Metro: People’s Square Station on Subway Line 1, 2 and 8 and walk east OR Nanjing East Station and walk west. Bus: East Nanjing Road Station bus# 14, 66, 306

West Nanjing Road Commercial Zone
Malls include Westgate Mall, Plaza 66, New World City, Shanghai Center, Jiuguang Department Store and Citic Plaza. Here you will find many major global luxury brand names like Tiffanys, Burberry, Agnes’s b, Callaway, Salvatore Ferragamo, Gucci, Marc Jacobs, Paul & Shark, Stefano Ricci, Omega, TAG Heuer and more. Read More

Metro: West Nanjing Road Subway Station on Line 1 OR Jingan Temple Station from the far western end OR People’s Square Station on Subway Line 1, 2 and 8 and walk west. Bus: North Shaanxi Road West Nanjing Road Station bus# 24, 104, 128, 738, 955, North Shaanxi Road Station bus# 15, 20, 21, 49, 148, 304, 311, 925

Middle Huaihai Road Commercial Zone
You’ll find many designer stores here and upmarket fashions on this beautifully classic street. It’s a long street and the shopping runs for almost six kilometers! The new IAPM mall is a popular starting point, nearby is Parkson and City Shop. Read More

Metro: South Shaanxi Road Station. Address – Huaihai Road from Middle Xizang Road to Shaanxi Road

Xujiahui Commercial Zone
Several malls here including Grand Gateway, Metro City, Pacific Department Store, TaipingYang Suma Plaza and Huijin Department Store. This is probably the place you’ll want to check out if you’re looking for electronics, cameras, gadgets or mobile phones.

Metro: Xujiahui Station on Line 1 Bus: Xujiahui Station – bus# 320, 855, 926, 958, 923

Zhongshan Park Commercial Zone
Cloud Nine is the major mall here, popular for its mid-level pricing with brands such as H&M, Esprit, Nike, Adidas and more.

Metro: Zhongshan Park Station on line 2, 3 and 4 Bus: Changning Road Station bus# 224, 519, Zhongshan Park

Yuyuan Mart
A popular attraction in Shanghai, Yuyuan Garden is surrounded by shopping streets. Here is the place to find curios and souvenirs along with experiencing some famous local snacks. Very much a tourist area.

Address: 269 Middle Fangbang Road/238 Fuyou Road Bus: Fuyou Road Lishui Road (Cheng Huang Miao) Station bus# 932; South Henan Road Fuyou Road Station bus# 66, 306, 929

Lujiazui Pudong Commercial Zone
The area features some of the new Shanghai’s iconic buildings such as Oriental Pearl Tower, Jinmao Tower, World Financial Center and International Convention Center. For shopping, you won’t want to miss the massive Super Brand Mall and the Shanghai IFC Mall. Nearby in Pudong there is also Thumb Plaza, Printemps, Life Hub Jinqiao, Nextage Department Store, Plaza 96 and Asia Pacific Plaza.

Metro: Lujiazui Station on Line 2

Xintiandi
A new and hip shopping area, set in amongst the traditional Shikumen style architecture. It’s a relaxed place that exudes affluence, you can wine, dine, relax and shop. Read More

Metro: South Huang Pi Road Station on Line 1 OR Xintiandi Station on Line 10 Bus: bus# 146, 932, 781, 911, 926, 42, Suidao Line 8, Daqiao Line 1

TianZiFang
Set among narrow laneways of the old French Quarter, once residential houses converted into a commercial shopping area. Arts, crafts, tourist souvenirs, cafes and more. Read More

Address: Lane 210, Taikang Road, Luwan District Metro: Dapuqiao Station (Exit 1) on Line 9. Bus: bus# 17, 24, 304 or 864 to Middle Jianguo Road Ruijin 2nd Road station.

Fuzhou Road Cultural Street
Featuring traditional Chinese style architecture and stores packed with books, Chinese memorabilia, curios and such.

Some of the famous shops on the street
Yangzhenhua Pen Village: 300 Fuzhou Road
Shanghai Huifeng Sheet Store: 305 Fuzhou Road
Shanghai Cultural Mansion: 355 Fuzhou Road
Shanghai Foreign Language Bookstore (Shanghai Book Traders): 390 Fuzhou Road
Shanghai Ancient Books Shop: 401 Fuzhou Road
Shanghai Art Articles Store: 402 Fuzhou Road
Shanghai Book City: 465 Fuzhou Road 20001
Shanghai Musical Books Shop: 655 Fuzhou Road

Getting There: Fuzhou Road, Huangpu District. Metro: People’s Square Station

Shanghai Old Street
Located very near to Yu Garden and Temple of God, the street offers up local specialties products with many of the buildings featuring traditional Chinese architecture.

Getting There: Fangbang Middle Road (between Renmin Road – Henan Road). Metro: Yu Garden Station on Line 10

Qibao Old Street
Qibao Old Town features Hui style architecture and a river running through its center. It’s a great escape from the modernity of Shanghai. On Qibao Old Street there are many shops sellings snacks, gifts, traditional crafts, calligraphy, and paintings.

Getting There: Qibao Old Town. Metro: Qiabao Station on Line 9

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