Ocean Theme Park Coming Up Near Shanghai Disneyland


Published Date : Mar 31, 2015

A theme park which is ocean themed is coming up near Shanghai. The theme park is planned for Pudong New Area. The upcoming theme park is a convenient drive of 25 minutes from Shanghai’s Disney Resort.
The construction on the Haichang Polar Ocean Theme Park commenced last Sunday. The Haichang Polar Ocean Theme Park project is estimated at an investment of 3 billion yuan. In US dollars the estimated cost of the project is US$482.72 million. 

The theme park which is coming up in Pudong New Area will be spread on an area of 190,000 square meters. The large area of the Haichang Polar Ocean Theme Park is planned to be divided into different attraction zones.

The ocean themed park will have 12 display venues, 4 areas which will have interactive programs with marine animals, and three theaters. The information was given by Wang Xuguang, president of the development firm Haichang Holdings.

The Ocean Theme Park is coming up in Dishu Lake, which is Shanghai’s biggest man-made lake. The Haichang Polar Ocean Theme Park is planned to have attractive features. The Haichang Polar Ocean Theme Park will feature various aquatic animal species. The upcoming theme park is expected to receive over 6 million visitors every year after it is completed. 

The coming up of the Ocean Theme Park will improve transportation services between Haichang and Shanghai Disney Resort. This was informed by Chen Mingbo, vice head of the District of Pudong.