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Huangpu River | Shanghai, China

"Still buzzing and alive in the evening"


The Huangpu River, formerly Whampoa and Whangpoo, is a 113 kilometres (70 mi)-long river in China flowing through Shanghai. It is the last significant tributary of the Yangtze before it empties into the East China Sea.


Huangpu River is the largest river in Shanghai, with Suzhou Creek being its major tributary.


It is an average of 400 meters wide and 9 meters deep. It divides the city into two regions: Pudong to its east and Puxi to the west.

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Taken on June 19, 2012