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Southern China Botanical Garden

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Lovely place for nature lovers

Well if you like to be outdoors then this is another nice place to venture out for a walk, like I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PushExplore
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Guangzhou, China
Good long walk, pretty even in winter

I went with a local friend, who had come before in the summer but not the colder months. We got... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2019
AubreyDella
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Xining, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well if you like to be outdoors then this is another nice place to venture out for a walk, like I did. The weather had sobered down and with the sun shining it offers a perfect getaway to be in nature. Lots of nice flowers...More

Date of experience: March 2019
10  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

I went with a local friend, who had come before in the summer but not the colder months. We got admission to the greenhouses besides the general gate ticket, and that was a neat area to walk in with more reading available. There was also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AubreyDella
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

The botanical garden itself is quite large with but a few varieties of plants. Its landscape is poorly managed with the exception of few viewpoints. The conservatory area closes at least 30 minutes prior to the time indicated on the tickets and there is no...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

We enjoyed a good 3 1/2 hours there and it was not too crowded at all. Optional admission fee allowed us to enter the 3 glasshouses. They were fantastic. Some air-conditioned enclosures within to replicate the alpine temperature of the plants displayed. There were seriously...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank LouTassie
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We were so fortunate to be able to catch part of a highlights tour around the 4 greenhouses. It was led by a volunteer and started fr 3.30pm, but we joined half way from 430pm. Tours are conducted in Chinese. It was golden week, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yptay
Reviewed 24 July 2018

For China, this is a better-than-average botanical garden intended to show off a collection of sub-tropical plants. There are a series of glass houses that provide tropical moist habitat for plants, and there is also an arid glasshouse. There is a big collection, but many...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank jinnes
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The grounds are well kept but the greenhouses have seen better days I'm afraid. Can get a 20 RMB ticket or 50 RMB combo. I recommend the later. Located right next to botanical garden metro station. I enjoyed it. Killed a couple of hours

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Nice place, about 7 minutes walk from the metro station Botanical Garden, two types of tickets: 20 rmb for garden only, 50 rmb for garden and greenhouses. The last one worth its price. The park is well maintained, in the greenhouses there are proper translation...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Anyrubina
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

The botanical garden is very nice to spend a « quite » moment. The park is huge so I advice to take at least 3-4 hours to visit it. We took the full package with the conservatory for 50 yuan which is good value. BE CAREFULL :...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank benoitm229
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

It was wonderful experience ..this green calm garden has hundreds of plants ..some rare plants as well ..you need at least 2 hours to see most of it

Date of experience: October 2017
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ElleHansel87
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Response from jinnes | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you could get around a lot of the garden in a wheelchair. The pathways are mostly paved and without steps. The greenhouses would be more difficult - some had rocky paths and steps. If I remember correctly, you'd be able... More
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Yes I think so, the conservatory is indoor
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