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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite beautiful as is the entire park. An imposing structure but make the park grand. Must check this out when visiting. Try to pick a day when not too crowded. Well worth the time and effort to visit.

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Reviewed September 27, 2018

This is located within the Summer Palace. This is the highest point in the park. As such there are a lot of stairs to get to this point so be prepared. A separate ticket is needed which is part of the through ticket bought at...More

Thank dmacwi
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We visited the Summer Palace and it was HOT! Nice walk along the lake, crowded, but very interesting. Go over to the island and walk the bridge to admire the architecture. Cute dragon boats if you want to ride.

Thank Mary5158
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Such a peaceful and historic gathering of buildings. We went from the top to the bottom, which led us right down to the boat rental down by the lake. You should bring your walking shoes, but walking this way everyone could do the trip. At...More

Thank 343vildev
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Really beautiful and well worth the climb. If there in Summer take an Umbrella to keep cool and avoid sunburn .

Thank SamM4222
Reviewed May 28, 2018

The Summer Palace has many beautiful buildings to explore and so many paths to wander around. The Tower of Buddhist Incense towers of the man made lake and if you brave the climb gives great views over the surrounding area. Worth a visit but once...More

Thank Mon55
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Quite an imposing yet elegant tower in the grounds of the Summer Palace. A very beautiful and peaceful setting right next to the lake. Great views from the top if you make the effort to walk to the summit. Worthwhile to visit while you are...More

Thank Randall K
Reviewed May 3, 2018

We really enjoyed the tour of the Summer Palace. Such a beautiful place and refreshing to see the man-made lake there.

Thank _jmartinize
Reviewed May 3, 2018

Beautiful and peaceful spot. Nirvana! Each building of Summer Palace has its own beauty, but this one has an aura of peace.

Thank Maria_Gasparinho
Reviewed April 1, 2018

If you are in decent health, this site has a lovely panoramic view from the top. The whole complex is recommended, especially in cooler spring temps.

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