Shanghai Disneyland Park
Shanghai Disneyland Park, located in Chuansha New Town of Pudong New Area, is officially confirmed to open on June 16th, 2016. As the sixth in the world and the second in China (after Hong Kong Disneyland), Shanghai Disneyland creates many records among the existing Disney parks.
It has the tallest theme Castle – Enchanted Storybook Castle, the first garden-designed zone, and the first pirate-themed garden. It also combines movie figures with Chinese culture, like the Chinese Zodiac Murals in the Gardens of Imagination. Visitors can also enjoy classical musicals and stage plays, like Tarzan: Call of the Jungle, Frozen: A Sing-along Celebration, and the Lion King. Mickey's Storybook Express cruises through the six parks during the day. With inspiring music, the movie figures put on interesting performances on the street and give guests an unforgettable great time.
Once you enter the Disneyland Park, you will walk along the Mickey Avenue and see Steamboat Mickey Fountain right inside the gate. Mickey Mouse and his friends gather along the street welcoming visitors from all over the world. This place is also a busy bazaar. Tourists can select exquisite goods and enjoy tasty snacks while wandering around. Most of the goods here are designed with Chinese elements. The figures in the animated movies walk around the street. Visitors can have a chance to hug them and take photos with these lovely friends.
Gardens of Imagination
It is the first garden-designed Disney park in the world, with bridges and paths connecting seven themed areas. There is a unique viewing ladder for visitors to view castle stage plays and splendid night performances. Chinese Zodiac Murals in the Garden of the Twelve Friends turn the movie figures into the twelve animal signs. Guests can try to find their own zodiac signs on the wall and take photos with it. Merry-go-round and other entertaining facilities are also open to the public.
Adventure Isle takes visitors into a newfound ancient tribe. It is filled with mysterious feelings and hidden treasures. You can prove yourself as a real adventurer in the Camp Discovery, finding traces of the lost tribe, or exploring natural scenes and ancient tales. Visitors who want to view the world can achieve this wish at Soaring over the Horizon. Based on Soaring over California in U.S.A, this will take you over the landmarks in every corner of the world. Roaring Rapids carries guests into the heartland of Adventure Isle. Drifting down the river on the rafts, you will pass through unknown places and rush into the gloomy caves, meeting the giant mysterious monsters.
Treasure Cove is the first pirate-themed park in Disney Park with two giant pirate ships, one pirate restaurant, and a water-play zone. Visitors will be stunned by the epic settings at Pirates of the Caribbean – Battle for the Sunken Treasure, which is an indoor drifting adventure facility. Captain Jack Sparrow will lead the players to steal the treasures of Davy Jones. During the journey, guests will encounter brave pirates, beautiful mermaids, and even the Krakens. There is an elaborate stage play, Eye of the Storm: Captain Jack's Stunt Spectacular, in the theater. The fantastic stunts and fierce fighting scenes are put on the stage, giving audience an amazing visual effect.
The elaborately designed Tomorrowland presents endless possibilities of the future. Using the high-tech, this park is like the settings of science fiction movies. The shooting program, Buzz Lightyear Planet Rescue, gives visitors a mission to save the world. This facility simulates outer space with LED screens and uses real-time feedback aiming system to make players immersed into the story and destroy the enemies. Visitors will turn to space pilots at Jet Packs, rising into the sky by the future vehicle. At the high viewing point, pilots will see breath-taking scenery of the whole park. Guests will also be taken into the world of Star Wars and Marvel, meeting movie heroes and symbolic battle scenes.
Fantasyland is the largest park in Shanghai Disney Resort. There stands a magnificent Enchanted Storybook Castle, which is the tallest, largest, and the most interactive Disney Castle in the world. For the first time, guests can have an interaction with animated Snow White, and wander in her story world on the top floor of the castle. Visitors can also overlook villages and forests in the park from the castle's windows. In Fantasyland, Voyage to the Crystal Grotto will take you on a travel on water, passing by lively fountains and sculptures, and then get into the crystal cave. You will weave through mines with the Seven Dwarfs and visit their house, or explore the Hundred Acre Wood with Winnie the Pooh.
Disneytown is a large-scale shopping center comprising food and entertainment, adjoining the park. Nearly 50 stores of different classes, including high-end, entry luxury, and fashionable brands, are open to visitors. Some of the restaurants occupy favorable locations, providing leisure places for diners to appreciate the fascinating scenes of the park. The landmark of this town, Walt Disney Grand Theater, is located on Broadway Plaza at the end of Broadway Boulevard.
Two themed hotels, Shanghai Disneyland Hotel and Toy Story Hotel, give visitors a chance to arrange a multi-day's trip of the resort. The former one takes guests into an incomparable fairytale world once you step into the hotel's porch. There are several statues of the movie figures in the 17-acre (7-hectare) hotel. Toy Story Hotel is based on the animated movie series with Sheriff Woody wing and Buzz Lightyear wing. You will feel immersed in the world of the story, surrounding by the images, statues, and voices of the cartoon figures.
Take Subway Line 11 and get off at Disneyland Park Station. Go out via Exit 2 or 4, and then follow the signpost to reach your destination.
Take bus line Pudong 50, Pudong 51 or Pudong 52 and get off at South Public Transit Hub. Then walk to the park or transfer to shuttle bus 2 or 3 in the resort.
Shanghai Bus / Subway Search
Seven Express Bus Lines have been put into operation since the opening of this park. They respectively depart from Shanghai Long-Distance General Bus Station, South Railway Station, Hongqiao Transportation Hub, Pudong Airport, General Station of the Tour Bus Center, Hongkou Branch of the Tour Bus Center, and Huangpu Tour Bus Center. The buses usually depart 1.5 hours before and after the park’s opening time. They return from 16:30 to 1.5 hours after the park’s closing time.
Take a tour bus from Hangzhou Passenger Transport Central Station (Jiubao Passenger Transport) to Shanghai Disneyland. The bus is available after 07:30 every day. It only takes 2 hours and 40 minutes to reach the destination. A one-way ticket costs CNY 100. Both one-day and two-day round-trip tickets are sold at the price of CNY 160. The pre-sale period is 10 days.
|One-day Ticket||CNY 499 from June 16 to 30, 2016; |
CNY 370 on ordinary days;
CNY 499 on weekends, public holidays, July and August.
|Two-day Ticket||A 5% discount on the basis of the original price.|
Children below 3.3 feet (1 meter) can enter for free when accompanied by an adult.
Children between 3.3 and 4.6 feet ( 1 - 1.4 meters) and seniors above 65 years old can enjoy a 25% discount.
Visitors can book tickets on the official website or mobile app of the park or by calling 400-180-0000 / 86-21-31580000. They can also follow the official Wechat account ShangHaiDisneyResort to buy a ticket.
Opening Hours in 2016
|June & July & August||Monday-Thursday: 09:00-21:00 |
|September||Monday-Friday: 10:00-19:00 |