Join the crowds at Shanghai's most popular tourist destination, The Bund. This see and be seen waterfront plaza is frequented by high-fashion locals and out of town curiosity seekers. Spend an afternoon shopping, dining and sightseeing amid 1920-era buildings along the Huangpu River. Reach it by car 20 minutes.
Take the Ya'an elevated road, one of China's engineering marvels, to Yuyan Garden, a 20-minute drive northeast. The landscape forms an oasis in the midst of the city as old as China's Ming Dynasty. Stop in at nearby Shanghai Museum, which features 11 galleries.
Rockbund Art Museum recently became home to major exhibitions by Chinese and international artists. The building itself is a work of art, blending traditional Chinese architecture with Western decorative elements. Guided tours and educational talks complement the ever-changing contemporary art exhibits.
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Discovering Shanghai's buzzing nightlife at hot spot Xintiandi, 15 minutes' drive from Crowne Plaza Shanghai. You'll find some of the city's hottest bars and al fresco dining along tree-lined streets in the neighbourhood's revamped Shikumen townhouses.
Entertain clients on one of Shanghai’s exquisite public golf courses, such as Grand City Golf Club, just 20 minutes west of the hotel by car. Challenging links and a state of the art driving range satisfy all levels of play. Rent clubs and equipment at the club, or visit Nike Golf, a 5-minute drive southeast of our business hotel.