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Tower of Buddhist Incense(Summer Palace)

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Reviewed 29 November 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vishnu_Pendyala
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Located in summer palace is the tower,you can either see it with combo ticket or seperate ticket,many steps to climb to top but view of the lake is really beautiful

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 27 September 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dmacwi
Reviewed 24 June 2018

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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mary5158
Reviewed 19 June 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 343vildev
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Really beautiful and well worth the climb. If there in Summer take an Umbrella to keep cool and avoid sunburn .

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SamM4222
Reviewed 28 May 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mon55
Reviewed 8 May 2018

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

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Randall K
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We really enjoyed the tour of the Summer Palace. Such a beautiful place and refreshing to see the man-made lake there.

Date of experience: April 2018
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