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Address: Huayuan Main Road, Panlong District, Kunming 650233, China
Phone Number: 0871-5012367,0871-5012284
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

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World Expo Park! nice, relaxed, good for couples

From downtown Kunming we took one or two city buses. The city buses are cheap and a little uncomfortable. But if you know how to use one, or have a guide, you don't need a taxi or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2014
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This place was really a disappointment. The entrance fee is now incredibly high considering that this is now little more than an ageing and run-down garden.

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
11 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

There is a lot to see and parts of it are very impressive but it needs to be better maintained. We visited in the winter during cold weather when few of the flowering plants were looking at their best. It may be unfair to judge the Expo from this visit. It was very interesting but Kunming has other sites that... More 

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Kunming, China
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412 reviews 412 reviews
206 attraction reviews
278 helpful votes 278 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I come here about once a year and always enjoy the flowers. It's a popular place for weddings, and I was attending the wedding of a local friend. Came early so I could walk around and see some of my favorite exhibits again. Easy to get to by public bus from different parts of the city. Admission is expensive, but... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

From downtown Kunming we took one or two city buses. The city buses are cheap and a little uncomfortable. But if you know how to use one, or have a guide, you don't need a taxi or tour bus. The park is huge! We arrived around lunch time and left near closing. There wasn't enough time to see everything. Each... More 

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Kunming, China
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We went here in April 2013. It was during dry season, and clearly it was out of season for the expo as well. There wasn't much to see considering the high admission fee.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Just after entry... a sound wow will come out from your mouth. Very big area. So i will suggest you to make whole day plan...otherwise you will be tired. But some portion of this botanical garden is not well maintained .... so i gave three star.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

The array of flower beds were amazing but i wish the language barriers are taken into consideration especially the tiacket booth and at least the buggy drivers should be able to speak english. And PLEASE becareful of the buggy ride drivers. It's only CNY25 per person to get the buggy ride..we almost got cheated right smack infront of the ticket... More 

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Long Beach, California
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216 attraction reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

I really like the section here where they displayed gardens and famous sites from all the provinces in china. It was a great way to get a flavor of all the different provinces in china. They are currently trying to include some amusement park rides here. As for the foreign portions of the expo most of those are gone now... More 

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Austin, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Kids loved all the anime costumes and great variety of merchandise, esp. One Piece and League of Legends swag...fun expo!

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Bangkok, Thailand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

If u are interested in garden arts or landscape stuff,u should go and enjoy the different garden characteristics of lots of countries , like USA, UK, Spain, Germany , India, Thailand, Malaysia, Italy, Netherlands .......so many more....at the same time, this expo garden presents 32 different gardening landscape or style of different states of China....each place is different ,,,it is... More 

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