WATCH: A 360-Degree View of the Lantern Fest at Yu Garden in Shanghai

By Bridget O'Donnell, February 11, 2017

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The Year of the Rooster has started, and the Spring Festival period will come to an end tonight as China celebrates Lantern Festival

Over at Yu Gardens, one of Shanghai's most popular tourist spots, they've got a dazzling display of lanterns. It's the place to be for Shanghai’s most boisterous celebrations. 

To give you a sneak peek of what's in store tonight, we headed over to capture a virtual reality experience of the festival.

Take a virtual tour below with our 360 video (VPN on):

Or take a look at the 360 photos below:


Until Feb 11, Yu Garden. See event listing here.

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