The Shanghai International Tea Culture Festival is a famous cultural event in Shanghai. It has achieved international fame for the diffusion of Chinese traditional culture with a national specialty.
Since 1994, the Shanghai International Tea Culture Festival has been celebrated 19 times. Each year, this festival has attracted hundreds of thousands of tea lovers, as well as experts and producers from other provinces of China and abroad, with its special form, content and charm.
With the theme of "making friends with tea and expressing emotion with tea", the festival has organized a great many activities related to the tea culture. Activities in the festival include a tea art contest, famous tea appraisals, a forum between tea purchasers and suppliers, star-rated tea house appraisals, a tea culture seminar, an economic and trade fair, a tea set auction, and tea art talks.
A visit to Shanghai International Tea Culture Festival would be best combined with a Shanghai tour from China Highlights. Contact us to tailor-make a tour including the Shanghai International Tea Culture Festival.
Address: Shanghai Difute International Tea Culture Square (上海帝芙特国际茶文化广场), Zhongshan North Road, Shanghai.
Getting there: Shanghai Difute International Tea Culture Square is only ten minutes' ride from Shanghai Railway Station, or twenty minutes' ride and fifty minutes' ride from Hongqiao Airport and Pudong Airport respectively. It is also accessible by bus 46, 65, 95, 518 or 722.