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went there just for the photoshoot and had a glimpse

my notion was its a beautiful garden, masterfully set up, we went to the office of the photoshoot... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
Jimsy Y
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Cebu City, Philippines
Beautiful gardens and park area

A lovely spot as most places we found in Guilin are. Nice place for a relaxing walk among gardens... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
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3 weeks ago
“Pleasant but don’t make a special trip to visit it”
11 Nov 2017
“Lovely garden, busy most times of the day”
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Guilin Botanical Garden, Yanshan Town, Yanshan District, Guilin 541006, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in the hotel located in the botanical gardens so could easily explore them. They are peaceful and pretty but don’t expect anything like Kew Gardens in London! It’s quite a small scale affair.

Thank MichelleStaines
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Enjoyed our wander around the garden and it is big enough to have time to take great photos and relax with out too many people.

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

my notion was its a beautiful garden, masterfully set up, we went to the office of the photoshoot company and on way we were surprised by the greens and the leafless trees.....would have toured around more if given the time

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

What a fantastic place to visit, although I wouldn't go to see performing elephants has I am against animals performing. Wonderful scenery and views, A must see

1  Thank highlander9122
Reviewed 9 July 2016

A lovely spot as most places we found in Guilin are. Nice place for a relaxing walk among gardens and statues, a few stores for great souvenirs to purchase. Interesting, calming place to get off for a stroll, get photos and amble in and take...More

Thank VickiKatherine
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Our hotel was located in the Botanical Garden so we walked it for three days in a row. The garden itself is nicely laid out with a variety of areas themed with different plant species. It is very active/busy in the evenings with exercise classes,...More

Thank Bigeater2016
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Nice place, not too crowded on the wday we visit. Amazing scenery. The food is okay, and price is reasonable.

Thank sungw336
Reviewed 10 May 2016

The gardens are about a 15 minute walk from the main Guilin Railway Station. The guide map and everything else are in Chinese, so not much use to non-Chinese speakers. The grounds were pleasant enough, with some flowering trees and lawns where families picnicked, but...More

Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 4 April 2016

you have to see this and it is minutes from any hotel on the Guilin riviera. get ticket at your hotel they are les expensove

Thank tdx317
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Great landscape typical of Chinese gardens. Quaint Fairytale characters through the park. Some areas under maintenance. Others need maintenance.

Thank Harry P
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