The Oriental Pearl TV Tower with the height of 468 meter is the forth highest in Asia and sixth highest in the world. It’s also the landmark of Shanghai
The Oriental Pearl TV Tower stands among the modern buildings in Lujiazui district. It sees the Bund across the Huangpu River and composed a beautiful picture with the international architecture on the Bund. And it shows the spectacular scenery of the international metropolis. Oriental Pearl Tower observation deck has more than 1000 kinds of unique and exquisitely souvenirs displaying. The tower hosts 2.8 million visitors from all over the world. It’s an integrated tourism and cultural attraction with sightseeing, food & beverage, shopping, cruise, convention, history display and broadcast.
Oriental Pearl Tower has 15 observation layers. The highest one – Capsule is 350 meters high. Some lower ones are at 263 meter main observation platform and 259 meter and 90 meter outdoor observation layers. The tower also has multiple functions of exhibition and food & beverage and shopping. There’s a space hotel with 20 guestrooms between the two giant spheres. On May 1st, 2009, the peak trail at the height of 259 meters officially opened to public. Visitors can step onto the glass under feet and have a bird view of the whole city; it feels like walking in the air.
Moreover, the famous revolving restaurant is in the 267 meter high sphere. This is the second highest revolving restaurant in Asia.