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Need to expend quite a bit of effort to reach here, but it is worth it. We took a through ticket, so the ticket to this spot was included. The posted directions to this place were easy, but not to the other spots included in...More
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.
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
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.
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
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
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