The venue for the 10th China Flower Expo is on Chongming Island, which is connected to Shanghai’s downtown area by a tunnel bridge on Yangtze River.
There are three ways to get to Chongming－by car, bus or ship.
Shanghai Huangpu River Cruise has launched a special service which runs for 11 days from May 21 to July 2.
The 3.5-hour cruise departs from the port on Shanghai’s Qinhuangdao Road in the morning. The cruise from Chongming to the mainland departs at 4 pm.
A round-trip ticket costs 598 yuan ($93) and comes with a lunch set and a buffet dinner. Visitors can look up the service dates and make bookings through online travel agencies or via the company’s WeChat mini program.
The municipal transportation commission will also open 17 bus lines from several transportation hubs and major stations in the city to the expo venue, with ticket prices ranging from 16 to 30 yuan.
Visitors are required to reserve their bus seats through the municipal…