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OCT East Shenzhen

DaMeiSha, Shenzhen, China
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Ranked #6 of 347 Attractions in Shenzhen
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Famous "Swiss mountain" theme park and resort in Shenzhen. Even if you are not into theme parks, this one is not to be missed. Visually stunning, OCT... more » Owner description: Famous "Swiss mountain" theme park and resort in Shenzhen. Even if you are not into theme parks, this one is not to be missed. Visually stunning, OCT East has been called the “Universal Studios of China” and offers rides, golf, magic shows, luxury hotels, restaurants, spas, and—believe it or not—a scenic Swiss village. Nobody does theme parks like China! Plan to spend most of your day here (though you could spend a week). Noted in Time Magazine 29 November 2007 (opened 7 November 2007). « less
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Erlangen
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61 reviews 61 reviews
16 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

in the hectic city of Shenzhen this is a nice area to relax, enjoy art, sit down for a coffee or tean, pretty green and iwith interesting buildings

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
34 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

spend 2 days in shenzhen, this place is my favorite, need half or full day to explore it. the concept to bulit a place like littel europe including lake and flower farm really interesting.

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Hong Kong, China
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

OCT East is a new park in Shenzhen and good for a nice break for a Family. The park has a lot and is huge. I like the different Areas, it has a fun park area (with roller coasters etc) and it has also an area about the history and tea plantation. So really a lot to discover. Unfortunately of... More

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Shenzhen, China
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This is one attraction in the Shenzhen area that I'm looking forward to seeing again - though at first, I didn't expect to feel this way. Initially, it seemed like there would be just a lot of walking around and looking at flowers, but at it turned out the scenery is quite captivating, and the tethered hot air balloon ride... More

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HK
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68 reviews 68 reviews
12 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

It is huge place and need at least 2-3 days to completely explore. There are 2 major theme parks: Tea Valley and Knight Valley. I like Tea Valley the most with many beautiful types of scenery including a scenic Swiss village while Knight Valley is more like an Amusement park with rides unfortunately many of these rides are closed. We... More

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Shenzhen, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

it's not far away from downtown in Shenzhen, it has 2 different theme park and a few nice hotels. it's very nice place for family for weekend. the only thing is to avoid the Chinese pubic holiday.

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

The tea garden is a must, the orchid nursery very interesting as many other things. For Chinese who have not yet had an opportunity to go overseas it gives a pleasant impression of how the real thing could look like.

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Tehran, Iran
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

very very good and nice place . nice place good landscape good weather and very good for relax and rest

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London, United Kingdom
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176 reviews 176 reviews
56 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Hi. I went here twice, on two separate holiday vacations to see my family in China. My family is very close by and my aunt/uncle drove us up a different entrance point so no traffic whatsoever, we reached the valley and down to the motorway in about 10minutes. I advise not going during the school half-terms, we went during Chinese... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Today I've been to the Tea Valley and think it's a really great place! For foreigners all these swiss houses etc won't do much impression but stunning views In the valley or nice bridges defenitely will! How to get there from Shenzen? There is a bus J1 from Yitian Road (metro station: exihibition and convention center then you need to... More

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