Shanghai, China

Shanghai Zoo

Shanghai Zoo is about 15 km west of the city center and is a good running option in proximity to the airport, in the Changning Area. The zoo has several km of paved trails, which are suitable for running — the area has some greenery and landscaping. It’s easy to do about 5k within the zoo without overlap, or 10k with some overlap.

Note: entrance fee 40RMB; check for hours.

Essentials
  • 8.7 km (5.4 miles)
  • Flat
  • In zoo
  • Subway Line 10: Shanghai Zoo