As one of the most renowned and prominent streets of the country, Nanjing Road is a reflection of the history and culture for Shanghai. The 1,033-metre-long "Pedestrian Walkway of Nanjing Road" houses China's key commercial enterprises like the Shanghai No.1 Department Store and Yong'an Commercial Building and famous shops like Lao Feng Xiang Gold & Jewelry shop, Mao Chang Optical Shop and Shanghai No.1 Medicine Shop. All these make this part of the city a thriving commercial hub.
Nanjing Road attracts thousands of people from all parts of China and around the world every day, both for sightseeing and shopping in this big metropolis of Shanghai. The endless streams of pedestrians form another amazing scene for first-timers here.