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The Classical Gardens of Suzhou

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No.12 Gongyuan Road, Canglang District, Suzhou 215006, China
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Reviewed yesterday

Our Nexus tour brought us to this place as part of the itinerary as a highlight to Suzhou. Its a place that you should visit since it can be a conversation piece after the trip. There are many tour groups that also come here so...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

If you haven't been to any traditional Chinese garden then this would be a good experience for you. Entrance fee is minimal. You can also get a guide or take a self guided tour.

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

The gardens are lovely buy the crowns just make the place unbearable. They open at 7am and we got there at 8am and it was already packed. By 8.30 we were looking for the exit. The problem is the gardens are a good size but...More

1  Thank paul r
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Amazing place that transfers the visitor from the modern world to the old China and shows the beauty of those days.

Thank Lela K
Reviewed 5 July 2018

I've lived in Suzhou for years but somehow forgot to visit this Garden. A lot of the gardens have a very similar design and can seam repetitive. My daughter enjoys most of them no matter what. I would say that you should try to visit...More

1  Thank Joshua E
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We came to this place at the best time of the day. Right when the sun was just getting ready to set. Beautiful and very well kept gardens of plants we have never seen before

Thank bradr879
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Well, visit one or two gardens only - no need to visit all .. Otherwise well maintained and nice to see..

1  Thank Sumant S
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful gardens. Lots of tourists, but for good reason. The bridges offer ample opportunity to take gorgeous pictures of the environment and detailing on the buildings.

Thank TeafankneePillow
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This is a very busy place, so seek out the little occupied spaces of the gardens: the well, the lovely bridges and plants.

Thank simivalley1699
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Spent a nice hour at the gardens, was nice to see the gardens and listen to the musicians and overall enjoy the great weather.

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Tea L
23 May 2016|
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Response from Amelia_Lynn | Reviewed this property |
I would use a guide. We found it very difficulty to navigate when away from our tour guide. Very few speak English and even though we had a translator app and had the address and small map on paper, we couldn't get any help.
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SamDMD
6 February 2016|
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Response from Bjørn H | Reviewed this property |
The Humble Administrator's Garden (simplified Chinese: 拙政园; traditional Chinese: 拙政園; pinyin: Zhuōzhèng Yuán) is a renowned Chinese garden in Suzhou. The garden is located at n°178 Dongbei Street (东北街178号). Lingering... More
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Response from Superdaves | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, we were the same. The guide was provided as part of a tour group. The challenge is getting a local one with enough English proficiency for you but each area has quite a few signs explaining what you are... More
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