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Coral wrote a review Sep 2019
70 contributions24 helpful votes
Pretty area. Mostly forest, but it was very peaceful and makes a nice change from the other gardens in China.
Date of experience: September 2019
1 Helpful vote
Cleverfelixis wrote a review Aug 2019
Houston, Texas35 contributions14 helpful votes
Incredible garden, beautiful and very relaxing. The lotus garden is Very extraordinary. Dancing on the lake is spectacular. Love this botanical garden. One of a kind.
Date of experience: March 2019
1 Helpful vote
Foxham_11 wrote a review Apr 2019
Suzhou, China23 contributions13 helpful votes
The gardens are very big. We went there to look for the Bamboo Forest but did not find it. What we did find were lots of tranquil paths and areas to explore where there were no other people around. It was a lovely place to just feel like you are out of a city. My advice is go with a good amount of time, put the map away and just walk and explore.…
Date of experience: April 2019
carolinewood890 wrote a review Dec 2018
Effingham, United Kingdom6 contributions3 helpful votes
The gardens are beautifully maintained. The taxi dropped us at the North end of the gardens which was a great place to start. We loved the bonsai area which I think ids called the potted plant garden. The gardens house a museum to Hans Meilin. This is a highlight of the gardens and quite unexpected. Mr Meilin is a prolific Chinese artist with sculptures , art paintings and ceramics. This is a must see attraction if visiting Hangzhou…
Date of experience: December 2018
henry m wrote a review Oct 2018
Baton Rouge, Louisiana97 contributions70 helpful votes
Although a grade, this is more of a research area. Looked more like a forrest. But we enjoyed the walk and the plants are well marked.
Date of experience: October 2018