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Xishuangbanna Tropical Nature reserve

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Jinghong 666100, China
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

It’s truly beautiful as is the whole area however their are so many places that are similar and much more interesting we were a little bored after an hour , give it a miss unless your Nearby !

Thank davidgary8
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Actually if u just stay inside hotel ,be enough But if u still want to go outside walk around Here be recommend Tickets not cheaper ,around 130 RMB (including a show ,skywalk and entrance fee ) The show so noisy ,typical Chinese style We just...More

Thank FELIXTSANG
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

The largest botanical garden we have been in so far. It features a large number of themed areas, for instance a flower garden, bamboo collection, rare species area etc. all in all a great place to spend a day or two if you enjoy nature...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed December 14, 2017

This is a large, state-level 5A rainforest botanical garden. It houses many types of flowers, trees, gardens, bridges, walking paths, bodies of water, waterfalls, and species of wildlife. It is a great place for peaceful walks, picnics, and more. There is lots of signage, and...More

1  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed June 15, 2017

By public bus from jinghong about one and a half hour Entry fee 104 yuan You could spend all day there because is big enough, but also extremely hot in june The landscape design is beatiful, ther are many different plants colections, trees and flowers,...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2017

If flowers, trees and gardens are your thing in a real big way then I guess you'd be happy to fork out the 58 yuan entrance fee. It was perfectly okay and like most everything in China very well kept but quite honestly there are...More

2  Thank hilltribeimport
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Xishuangbanna Tropical Nature Reserve, better known as “Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden” (XTBG) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) is located about 65 km east of Jinghong in Menglun Town/Mengla County. It took us about 2 hours by private car via the road S403 from Jinghong...More

3  Thank horst_8877
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Good for a long and relaxing walk. If you dont mind walking, I think you can skip the tourist bus. High entrance fee (100 yuan), but to me it was worth it.

Thank Yoeri D
Reviewed February 19, 2017

I would only recommend this if you have extra time in the area, it shouldn't be a priority unless you really enjoy gardens or want somewhere to go picnic with family or friends. Its a lot of walking but there are tour carts available for...More

Thank devis0n
Reviewed February 14, 2017

An incredible preserve with a wide variety of plants, trees and flowers. Suggest you tell your driver to take you to the side entrance (rather than the main entrance, which can be very crowded).

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