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Southern China Botanical Garden

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A great way to spend a day or a little less, your call.

We enjoyed a good 3 1/2 hours there and it was not too crowded at all. Optional admission fee... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
Guangzhou, China
Good botanical garden

For China, this is a better-than-average botanical garden intended to show off a collection of... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
Vancouver, Canada
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No.723 Xingke Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou 510650, China
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Reviewed October 19, 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 October 9, 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
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Reviewed July 24, 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 July 10, 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 May 20, 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
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Reviewed February 22, 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 February 4, 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
2  Thank saadm980
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Southern China Botanical Garden located in tianhe district is a great place to find some fresh green space in middle of the busy city.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed January 24, 2018

usually a place that is run down is not so good, however this time it adds to the charm. Its got a great winter feel going on right now,, with leafless trees and some orange colours. cost is 20 RMB or 50 RMB to enter...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Nice garden to spend a half day. Do not miss the greenhouses at conservatory section with a good plant collections. Very close to the metro station.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Azadirachta
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August 24, 2018|
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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Response from benoitm229 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so, the conservatory is indoor
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