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Shanghai
Port of Entry
31°14.818'N, 121°31.978'E Chart icon.png
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Map of Shanghai Region

Shanghai (Chinese: 上海; Mandarin pronunciation: [ʂâŋ.xài] (About this sound listen); Wu pronunciation: [zɑ̃.hɛ] (About this sound listen)) is one of the four municipalities under the direct administration of the central government of China, the largest city in China by population, and the second most populous city proper in the world, with a population of more than 24 million as of 2017. It is a global financial centre and transport hub, with the world's busiest container port.[17] Located in the Yangtze River Delta, it sits on the south edge of the estuary of the Yangtze in the middle portion of the East China coast.

Charts

See China.

Weather

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Passages

See China.

Islands

  • Changxing Dao/wiki/Shanghai#Changxing_DaoIsland icon Changxing Dao [[Shanghai#Changxing Dao|Changxing Dao]] 31°23.465'N, 121°42.477'E
  • Xin Chum/wiki/Shanghai#Xin_ChumIsland icon Xin Chum [[Shanghai#Xin Chum|Xin Chum]] 31°20.545'N, 121°50.675'E

Communication

Also see World Cruiser's Nets

Navigation

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Entrance

Shanghai is a port of entry/exit for China. For details see Entrance: China.

Berthing

Huangpu River

Huangpu River/wiki/Shanghai#Huangpu_River
Harbour icon Huangpu River [[Shanghai#Huangpu River|Huangpu River]] 31°14.585'N, 121°29.224'E
Port of Entry
Berth for foreigh yachts. Must use an agent. Fresh water, electricity, fuel. Provisions.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Metropolitan Marina Club of Shanghai

Metropolitan Marina Club of Shanghai/wiki/Shanghai#Metropolitan_Marina_Club_of_Shanghai
Marina icon Metropolitan Marina Club of Shanghai [[Shanghai#Metropolitan Marina Club of Shanghai|Metropolitan Marina Club of Shanghai]] 31°14.833'N, 121°30.217'E

Berthing and marine support facilities for members and visiting international boats. Dry dock, 100 ton crane.

exia@metmarines.com; Tel: +86 (21) 5510 0020; Fax: +86 (21) 5510 0021; Mobile: +86 (139) 88 13609; VHF channel XX
Address: 888 East Da Ming Road, Builting 5 Suite 501, Shanghai, 200082, PR China

Shanghai Yacht Club

Shanghai Yacht Club/wiki/Shanghai#Shanghai_Yacht_Club
Marina icon Shanghai Yacht Club [[Shanghai#Shanghai Yacht Club|Shanghai Yacht Club]] DD.dddDD.ddd

Description.

xiayun889@yahoo.com.cn; Tel: +86 (21) 5923 3916; Fax: +XX (XXX) XXXXXX; VHF channel XX
Address: No. 289, Ying Zhu Rd., Qing Pu, Shanghai, China

Oriental Green Boat

Oriental Green Boat/wiki/Shanghai#Oriental_Green_Boat
Marina icon Oriental Green Boat [[Shanghai#Oriental Green Boat|Oriental Green Boat]] DD.dddDD.ddd

Description.

olivershen365@sohu.com; Tel: +86 (21) 5923 3000; Mobile: +86 (139) 0194-5739; Fax: +XX (XXX) XXXXXX; VHF channel XX
Address: 6888 Huqingping Rd., Qingpu District, Shanghai, China
Hours:
Prices: For the latest prices see [XXX Price Listing]

Anchorages

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Amenities

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Provisioning

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Store name1/wiki/Shanghai#.3Cspan_style.3D.22color:magenta_.22.3EStore_name1.3C.2Fspan.3EProvisions icon Store name1 [[Shanghai#Store name1|Store name1]] DD.dddDD.ddd description, location, tel. +XX XXXX XXXXX.

Eating out

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  • Location1
Name/wiki/Shanghai#.27.27.3Cspan_style.3D.22color:magenta_.22.3EName.3C.2Fspan.3E.27.27Eatingout icon Name [[Shanghai#Name|Name]] DD.dddDD.ddd description, tel. +XX XXXX XXXXX.

Transportation

  • Shanghai has two main airports, with Pudong the main international gateway and Hongqiao serving mostly domestic flights but also some international destinations in Asia. Transfer between the two takes about 1 hour by taxi
  • Shanghai has a few major train stations including:
    1. Shanghai Railway Station 1 3 4 (上海站), 100 Moling Road (three stops north from People's square on line 1 ). Shanghai's largest and oldest, located in Zhabei District. Practically all trains used to terminate here, but many southbound services have been shifted out to the South Station and high-speed services to the new Hongqiao Station. Shanghai railway station on Wikipedia Shanghai railway station (Q529728) on Wikidata (updated Mar 2018 | edit)
    2. Hongqiao Railway Station 2 10 17 (上海虹桥站). A huge new station located in the same building complex as Hongqiao Airport. The connecting metro stop shares the same name, Hongqiao Railway Station, and is one stop beyond the Hongqiao airport stop. High-speed trains to Beijing, Tianjin, Jinan, Qingdao, Zhengzhou, Kunshan, Suzhou, Wuxi, Changzhou, Zhenjiang, Nanjing, Hefei, Wuhan, Jiaxing, Hangzhou, Hefei and other smaller stations use this station. Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station on Wikipedia Shanghai Hongqiao railway station (Q1088925) on Wikidata (updated Aug 2018 | edit)
    3. Shanghai South Railway Station 1 3
  • There are ferry services from Kobe and Osaka (Japan) weekly and from Hong Kong
  • There are several long-distance bus stations in Shanghai.

Tourism

History

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Places to Visit

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Friends

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Forums

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Links

References

See China.

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