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Int’l Travel Agency

Country: India

Company: WOV Travel co. Pvt. Ltd.

(Official Travel Partner for GDC Tech Forum)

Contact Person: Hoshang Bhesania

Tel: +91 9820305687 / 22 66202908

Email: hoshangb@worldofvacations.in

Country: India

Company: InORBIT TOURS PVT. LTD.

Contact Person: Om Prakash – Director

Tel: +91 22 2422 9281/40436868

Email: omprakash@inorbittours.com

Country: South Korea

Company: Hanatour Service Inc / Sinseki Tours

Contact Person: Ms. Jihye, Kim / Ms. Yeonhee, Lee

Tel: +82 2 2127 1174 / +82 2 732 2500

Mob: +82 109 4377 773 / +82 10 4201 2500

Email: jh611@hanatour.com / 7322500@naver.com

Web: www.hanatourmice.com / www.cybertour.co.kr

 

Country: Pakistan, UAE

Company: World Aviation Travels & Tours

Contact Person: Fawad Aurangzeb

Tel: +92 300 2310702

Tel: +92 21 3568 0144

Email: info@worldaviationtravels.com

Web: worldaviationtravels.com

Country: Turkey

Company: ISTExpo Fuarcılık Hizmetleri Ltd. Şti.

Contact Person: Ismail Sezen

Tel: +90 (212) 275 82 83

Fax: +90 (212) 355 83 93

Email: ismail@istexpo.com

Web: www.istexpo.com

 

 

The Venue

Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC)

Venue Address: No. 2345 Longyang Rd., Pudong, Shanghai, PRC
The Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) currently has 9 exhibition halls with 103,500 square meters of indoor exhibition space and 100,000 square meters of outdoor exhibition space. Situated in Shanghai Pudong district, the New International Expo Centre is adjacent to the Century Park, 600m away from the Longyang Rd subway station and only a 7 minutes ride by Meglev train from Shanghai Pudong International Airport.

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Transportation

SNIEC is located half way between Pudong International Airport and Hongqiao Airport, 33 km away from Pudong International Airport to the east, and 32 km away from Hongqiao Airport to the west.

Pudong International Airport --- SNIEC
By taxi: about 35 minutes; around RMB 95
By maglev line: only 8 minutes; RMB50 for single ticket: (RMB 40 with air ticket); RMB80 for round- trip ticket
By airport bus line: take lines No. 3 and No. 6; about 40 minutes, RMB16
By Metro: Take Line 2 to get off at Longyang Road Station where you can walk or continually interchange Line 7 to SNIEC directly; about 40 minutes; RMB 6

Hongqiao Airport --- SNIEC
By taxi: about 35 minutes; around RMB 95
By Metro: Take Line 2 to get off at Longyang Road Station where you can walk or interchange Line 7 to SNIEC directly; about 40 minutes; RMB 6

Shanghai Railway Station --- SNIEC
By taxi: Two places stand over 16km apart; around RMB 45.
By Metro: Take Line 1 to People's Square, then interchange Line 2 to get off at Longyang Road Station where you can walk or interchange Line 7 to SNIEC directly; about 35 minutes; around RMB 4

Shanghai South Railway Station --- SNIEC
By taxi: Two places stand over 20km apart, about 25 minutes, around RMB 55.
By Metro: Take Line 1 to People's Square, then interchange Line 2 to get off at Longyang Road Station where you can walk or interchange Line 7 to SNIEC directly; about 45 minutes, around RMB 5

Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station --- SNIEC
By taxi: Two places stand over 35km apart, about 35 minutes, around RMB 70.
By Metro: Take Line 2 to get off at Longyang Road Station where you can walk or interchange Line 7 to SNIEC directly about 50 minutes; around RMB 6

A number of public bus lines run through SNIEC, fixing stations near by SNIEC: 989, 975, 976, Da Qiao No.5, Da Qiao No.6, Huamu No.1, Fang Chuang Line, Dong Chuang Line, Airport Line No.3, Airport Line No.6

Main central booking offices:
Da Zhong taxi: 96822
Ba Shi taxi : 96840 96840
Jing Jiang taxi: 96961
Qiang Sheng taxi : 62580000
Nong Gongshang taxi : 96965

Take Line 1 to Chan Shu Road Station; take Line 2 to Jing An Temple Station; take Line 3 to Zhen Ping Road Station; take Line 4 to Zhen Ping Road Station or Dong An Road Station, then interchange Line 7 to SNIEC directly.

Take Line 3 or Line 4 to Zhongshan Park Station; take Line 1 or Line 8 to People Square Station; take Line 4 or Line 6 to Century Avenue Station, then interchange Line 2 to get off at Longyang Road Station where you can walk or interchange Line 7 to SNIEC directly.

 

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Official Travel Agent – Travel, Accommodation & Visa application
Shanghai Vision Expo & Meeting Solutions Co., Ltd.

Ctc: Ms. Jenny Zhang / Mr. Billy Xu
Tel: (86 21) 5481 6051 / 5481 6052
Fax: (86 21) 5481 6032
Email: jenny@shanghai-vision.com / billy@shanghai-vision.com
Website: www.megaexpo.cn

Kerry Hotel Pudong Shanghai

Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai flows seamlessly from the Kerry Parkside complex, integrating the hotel with lifestyle shopping, an office tower and serviced residences, situated opposite Century Park, the biggest eco-park in central Shanghai, and directly linked to the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC). The hotel's 574 rooms and suites are spacious and contemporary in design, with complimentary broadband and wireless internet access. The Business Centre and Office Suites offer state-of-the-art equipment and services are available 24 hours. It includes 16 fully-furnished serviced offices and four meeting rooms wired for audio-visual capability, and is operated by a professional and dedicated team.
5-minutes walk away from the exhibition venue.
Approximately 30 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 45 minutes from Hongqiao Airport by car.

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Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel

The hotel room and suites combine the ancient Chinese Lu Ban system of Feng Shui with a contemporary edge. The 5,000 sqm landscaped Roof Garden has BBQ pits and a 300 sqm event space. The 495 sqm Himalayas Ballroom is adjacent and available as backup for all occasions. The Grand Ballroom has 12 m high ceiling, is 864 sqm and can be divided via soundproofed wall for multiple setups. Projectors and screens in ceiling, plus the latest AV and IT throughout. 405 modern room and suites, guests may access the internet wired or wirelessly on their computer, or via high definition internet protocol TV and a wireless keyboard. High-tech gym with kinesis exercise room, hot yoga studio and relaxation area with hot stone bath and steam rooms.
5-minutes walk away from the exhibition venue.
Approximately 30 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 45 minutes from Hongqiao Airport by car.

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Grand Mercure Shanghai Century Park Hotel

This trendy property is located in the heart of Pudong, filled with business, dining, and entertainment venues. This is the nearest accommodation to the Shanghai New International Expo Center and is within Pudong's Thumb Plaza, an excellent option or shops, restaurants, and bars. Guestrooms are inviting and comfortably prepared, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows. Business travelers can take advantage of the property's eight function rooms while those on holiday can visit the many nearby tourist sites such as The Bund, Century Park, and People's Square. A centrally located property, Grand Mercure Shanghai Century Park is suitable for those seeking a convenient and luxurious stay.
It is only 8 minutes-drive from the exhibition venue. Approximately 30 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 45 minutes from Hongqiao Airport by car.

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Double Tree by Hilton Shanghai Pudong

Close to Shanghai New International Exhibition Center, DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai – Pudong (the formerly Jin Jiang Oriental Hotel) located in Lujiazui Business Center with convenient access to Shanghai CBD. Guest rooms of DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai – Pudong are spacious and luxuriously appointed, featuring stunning bathrooms with deep tubs and separate rain showers, 42 inch LCD televisions and a well designed work area equipped with ample power and data ports. For our guests' convenience, high speed internet access is available. Special Doubletree by Hilton touches make for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. 850 well-appointed rooms, including 348 Doubletree guest rooms, 284 deluxe rooms, 66 Executive rooms, 150 suites and 1 Imperial suite, 1 Presidential suite meet every need, from single business travelers to full families. Executive Rooms have access to the Executive Lounge with benefits including complimentary breakfast, refreshments and cocktail hour, free high speed internet, Lounge check-in and check-out and concierge services. Relax and enjoy all the benefits of being an Executive guest while the enjoying the city views from the 41st floor Executive Lounge.
It is only 15 minutes-drive from the exhibition venue. Approximately 40 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 1 hour from Hongqiao Airport by car.

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Holiday Inn Pudong Shanghai

Srategically located in fast-developing commercial and financial district of Lujiazui, the most advanced part of Pudong, Shanghai, Holiday Inn Pudong boasts 320 well-appointed spacious rooms and suites. We have 3 Executive Club floors and a Presidential Suite. Non-smoking floors and inter-connecting room are also available. All rooms are equipped with Coffee/Tea making facilities, safety deposit boxes. With an extensive range of function and F&B facilities, Holiday Inn Pudong is the favoured choice for business and leisure travelers.
It takes 15 minutes drive away from the exhibition venue by taxi. Taxi fare is around RMB 25.
Approximately 45 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 30 minutes from Hongqiao Airport by car.

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Parkview Hotel

Parkview Hotel, adjacent to Shanghai Oriental Art Centre, is strategically located in the heart of PudongNew Area. This luxurious hotel is designed by the renowned French architect Paul Andréa, who alsodesigned the art centre. Here you can take a panoramic view of the city's land mark, Century Plaza. Our209 guestrooms offer all the comforts of home and are ideal for business and leisure travelers. All roomsare accessible to broadband Internet and Video-On-Demand. At night, you could enjoy Paul Andréa'smasterpiece, the art centre, and experience his concept of "Bright and Transparent as if by Magic".
It takes 10 minutes drive away from the exhibition venue by taxi. Taxi fare is around RMB 14.
Approximately 45 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 45 minutes from Hongqiao Airport by car.

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Holiday Inn Shanghai JinXiu

Enjoy easy access to Shanghai International Exhibition Centre and fine event facilities at the high-rise Holiday Inn Shanghai Jinxiu. Settle in to your spacious Guest room with wireless Internet and a 37-inch flat-screen TV. Host a conference in one of our 5 contemporary meeting rooms or choose our beautiful ballroom for your wedding reception for up to 600 people. All rooms come with extensive high-tech AV equipment and wireless Internet. Hop in a taxi to visit the Expo 2010 Shanghai site, or for meetings at the nearby Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park. You can choose from a wide variety of pasta dishes at ADD. For a quiet tea break, head for the relaxing ambience of Holiday Inn Shanghai Jinxiu's Lobby Lounge.
It is only 20 minutes-drive from the exhibition venue. Approximately 35 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 50 minutes from Hongqiao Airport by car.

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Grand Metropark Jiayou Hotel

Shanghai Grand Metropark Jiayou Hotel is a Baroque style building designed according to the standard of a five-star business hotel. The hotel boasts of 327 deluxe guest rooms, several restaurants serving varied cuisines, a multifunctional banqueting hall with a capacity of over 300 guests, meeting rooms of different styles, Riverside Lounge and many other first – class facilities. The hotel will be an ideal place for you to hold business conferences and besides, our entertainment facilities will help to ease all your weariness after a day's work.
It takes 15 minutes to the exhibition venue by taxi. Taxi fare is around RMB 25.
Approximately 20 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 45 minutes from Hongqiao Airport by car.

Hotel ibis Shanghai World Expo

Located in Pudong New District, the ibis Shanghai World Expo165 room is near several Shanghai attractions including New International Expo Centre, The Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Science and Technology Museum, Century Park and Oriental Art Center. All guestrooms feature free high speed Internet, flat screen television with international satellite channels, air conditioning, coffee/tea maker, and in-room safe. Non-smoking and handicap accessible rooms are available. On site parking is free.
It takes 15 minutes to the exhibition venue by taxi. Taxi fare is around RMB 31.
35 minutes from Pudong Int'l Airport and 35 minutes from Hongqiao Airport by car.

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Food

Shanghai is also a great place for food from around China. You can get fiery Hunanese ribs at Dishuidong, Xinjiang lamb kebobs and flat breads at Afanti, filling Northern fare at Dongbeiren, Cantonese dim sum at Crystal Jade, Beijing Duck at Ya Wang, Hotpot at Hotpot King on Huaihai and much, much more. Take a look at our growing index of the best the city has to offer. In between meals, snack at one of Shanghai's several food street Yunnan Nan Lu, Huanghe Lu or Wujiang Lu.

Located in Huangpu District, the Old Town God Temple Snack Street is about ten minutes' walk away from the South Bund Area. It is an ideal dining place during your compact sightseeing schedule.

The Old Town God Temple area deserves the name of 'Shanghai Snack Kingdom'. It is a time-honored and representative snack street featuring popular restaurants and eateries in Shanghai. In accordance with the architectural style of the nearby ancient Yuyuan Garden, restaurants in the Old Town God Temple Snack Street are all constructed following a style of Ming and Qing Dynasties.

This food street is located in Hongkou District, to the north of the Suzhou River and near the bustling North Sichuan Road Commercial Street. There are a number of restaurants along the 1000-meter Zhapu road, mainly featuring Shanghai dishes and cuisines of southern provinces in China such as Sichuan, Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Guangdong.

Wujiang Road is a well-known snack street in Shanghai. Located in the southeast of Jing'an District and near the People's Square, it is a good dining place for you to rest and relax after your tired shopping in Nanjing Road. A lot of Chinese and foreign restaurants are clustered here, providing you with various choices.
Many old restaurants along this road are famous for authentic and delicious Shanghai snacks. They are usually inexpensive so as to gain popularity among the locals and the tourists. During recent years, many western-style restaurants and cafes opened here. You can try various kinds of western food in Wujiang Road and feel home in Shanghai.

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Entertainment

Today you can find expats and nouveau riche Chinese alike partying like it's 1929, though the soundtrack is less jazz and more beats spun by globetrotting DJs. Nonetheless, jazz is resurgent, drawing on both history and the energy of young players. Rock clubs are increasingly common, with Chinese bands and international acts alike finding increasingly eager audiences.

Check out rock at 4 Live, Yuyintang or Live Bar and jazz at JZ Club, the Cotton Club or the House of Jazz and Blues. DJs spin all over town and on any given night you can hear retro sounds, hip-hop, dance pop and all kind's of electronica. Hit the dance floor at big clubs like BonBon or more intimate spots like Mint, lounge with a cocktail in chic spaces.
If you're after drinks sans loud music, Shanghai has it covered, from posh lounges to no-nonsense dives. Take in the view from the Bund with a cheap draft beer (Captain Bar) or an elegant cocktail (Glamour Bar). Party in People's Square at Barbarossa, enjoy the ambience of the old French Concession at Face Bar, or toast the town from the
world's highest lounge at Cloud 9.

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Shopping

Shanghai is hailed as the "Shopping Paradise" and "Oriental Paris". So if you come to Shanghai, shopping should not be missed any more than its other charming attractions. Providing the very best of shopping has become an indispensable part of Shanghai's tourism industry. The newly-established shopping and entertainment plaza, Xujiahui consists of large stores where you can obtain both costly and middle-range priced goods in abundance.

New Shanghai Shopping City is on the grand scale and offers the facilities and amenities you may need. Located in the middle of Pudong Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone, it is surrounded by a variety of retail outlets. Nanjing Road, one of the four streets, is known for its prosperity. Developed from the beginning of the 20th century, Nanjing Road has clusters of a wide variety of shops from those that are centuries old.

If you're after drinks sans loud music, Shanghai has it covered, from posh lounges to no-nonsense dives. Take in the view from the Bund with a cheap draft beer (Captain Bar) or an elegant cocktail (Glamour Bar). Party in People's Square at Barbarossa, enjoy the ambience of the old French Concession at Face Bar, or toast the town from one of the world's highest lounge at Cloud 9.

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