Century Park is the largest park of the city of Shanghai. It is situated in Pudong New District. The Shanghai Science and Technology Museum is located nearby.
The Park includes a concert stage, and visitors can hire tandem bicycles or cycling-cars to travel through it. The park,s landscaping combines British, Japanese, and Chinese gardening styles.
Century Park is best reached by taking Shanghai Metro Line 2 to Shiji Park Station. It is also within walking distance from Shanghai Science and Technology Museum Station. Entrance to the park costs 10 RMB ($1.10), although prices are raised during the ,golden week, holiday periods.
Century Park is the biggest park in the inner ring road. There is a lake at the center of the park, and other attractions like bird island, music square, flower gardens. They also provide bicyble and boating services. A wonderful place to go for a break of busy city life.
During the October holiday of every year, grand fireworks shows will be hosted in this park. These are really wonderful shows. Should not miss them if you happen to be in Shanghai during the week!