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Address: 1.5 km from Jinghong, Jinghong, China
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8:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Great place for a walk on a nice day

This extensive park has some wonderful views and is a great place to wander around. The lake area is pretty spectacular, and the large Buddhist temple just outside the back gate... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 29, 2015
Steve W
Shanghai, China
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Kunming, China
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Typical chinese soulless sightseeing spot. Well i expacted it but i was borred and in the area. Not worth the entry better buy cigarettes with the money and give them to the locals you will have a nicer trip. It you want to go in a nice park go to the botanical garden.

Thank Diwen D
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84 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

A nature park converted to a tourist trap day and night. Not really worth the entrance fee. Lots of new buildings inside and dressed up "so called" minorities.

Thank MinibearX
Shanghai, China
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31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

This extensive park has some wonderful views and is a great place to wander around. The lake area is pretty spectacular, and the large Buddhist temple just outside the back gate is impressive and authentically Thai in flavour. Some parts are very touristy and you would probably want to give the elephant and bird shows a miss, but overall very... More 

Thank Steve W
Lake Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Multi-culture place. Chinese, Myanmar(Burma), Laos, Thai. They worship the Peacock and Elephant. Many different types of good food. have your hiking legs ready, alot of walking. i saw 2 bridges that cross the river from Jinghong city. One small bridge i walked over and saw many village people from the hills come into town to sell their goods. Across the... More 

Thank jblacksky
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

At first we went to the gate to buy tickets and it's around 220RMB per person. And then there was a woman come out of nowhere offered us that she could buy the tickets for a much cheaper price so we trusted her and we went through the gate then we gave her 20RMB each. The inside is ok for... More 

Thank Khôi K
xi an
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29 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

we were there with friends at august 2014.mainly for fire party. it was only few days later after an earth quake happied in yunnan.so many people had a creemony for people suffered in the earth quake place .hundres of candles for dead people there first before show . the local cultural show is nice . it is one of the... More 

Thank Michaelylw
Xi'an, China
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62 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

The park itself is nice and very peaceful, there are many species of plants to see. They are constructing at the moment, so its not quite finished. They have an elephant show, but the animals are not well treated, so just stick to the plants. Its quite difficult to find, relying on signs alone, so get a map.

Thank fredsoulie
Jinghong, China
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

A little tiny park where you can see the elephant show in the morning 11:30am and afternoon 2PM&4PM. we may enjoy the parrot show.

Thank Caffy Q
Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My husband came here years ago and was excited to take our toddler to see the peacocks. Since then, it has been upgraded in the ranks of Chinese tourist attractions, so they now command 40RMB per person. The peacocks were gone as far as we could tell, and much of the park was under construction. We did get to see... More 

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Kunming, China
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82 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

If you are in Jinghong and have nothing else to do, just visit for a couple of hours. A daily show of monkeys, elephants and nothing else. The positive point is the Tai Buddhist Pagoda and monestary that worth a visit.

Thank ChenYiJian

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