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Canton Orchid Garden

Jiefang Bei Lu, Guangzhou, China
+86 20 8667 7255
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Well worth a visit

I tend to aim for quiet places in big cities and this is one of them, we had it more or less to... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
anglo-australian
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Rustington, United Kingdom
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An Incredible Garden!!! MUST SEE!!

This garden has an incredible collection/array of orchids and surrounded by trees!! It is also a... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Mark D
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Penang Island, Malaysia
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Right in the heart of this bustling city is a welcome retreat with an orchid garden, tropical plants, palm trees, fishponds and tea houses.
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  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Jiefang Bei Lu, Guangzhou, China
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+86 20 8667 7255
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I tend to aim for quiet places in big cities and this is one of them, we had it more or less to ourselves in a Sunday in late January. Tickets are only 8 RMB and the gardens are well landscaped, aim for summer if...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

This garden has an incredible collection/array of orchids and surrounded by trees!! It is also a very calm/quiet place amidst the Hustle and Bustle of GZ. The Tea Garden allows one another opportunity to enjoy the marvel that this garden really is!!! An added attraction...More

Thank Mark D
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a scenic place that is very quiet. There were few blooming flowers here but it is still nice. Trees are everywhere and there are attractive pavilions to sit looking at the pond. Admission is 8 RMB which explains why it is much less...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Beautiful respite from the busy streets. Excellent Chinese Tea service. Would visit frequently if I lived here.

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Orchid Garden Chinese name: 兰圃公园 (Lánpǔ Gōngyuán)
Admission: ¥8
Hours: 8:00 – 18:00
Recommended time for visit: 1 hour
Address: 901 Jiefang Beilu ( 越秀区解放北路 901 号 )
Transport: Subway – Line 2, get off at Yuexiu Park Station, Exit B2; walk north for 5...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

A nice hidden place located in Yuexiu area. It is too cold by the time I visited, so there's no orchid in the garden. However, the garden itself is still beautiful. I spent time to sip orchid tea in a small tea house, which is...More

Thank Gam R
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

Good place for a leisurely stroll, sipping tea on a misty morning amongst the orchids. This historic garden was saved from 'development' due to its historic patronage by former Communist general Zhu De. This is a great place to relax away from the crowds in...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2015

This mini forest with wide variety of orchids as its main attraction started as a miniature garden for plant specimens in 1951. The cultivation of orchids started in 1957. Since then, through gradual development, the orchid garden has expanded within this 36,000 sqm of land....More

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

While not all the orchids were in bloom when we were in town in late April / early May, the orchid garden was still a great place to see the orchid varieties bloomed in the greenhouse area, walk around the waterways and other paths and...More

3  Thank Shelliu
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Reviewed 17 April 2015

The Canton Orchid Garden is conveniently right across the street from The China Hotel (The Marriott). It is a simple garden but with a few lovely areas and a few great orchids. My brother is an orchid specialist ( The Orchid Whisperer ), and I...More

2  Thank HongKongTania
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