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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The long corridor of the Summer Palace was said to be built for the Emperor Qianlong's mother so that she could easily view the snowy and raining landscape of Kunming Lake, without getting wet. Story goes that Emperor Qianlong loved horticulture, as evidenced by the beautiful gardens of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ceilings of the Long Gallery is so awesome. Paintings all the way from end to end. Watching sunset or sunrise is suitable in this place, and people watching too.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok its nothing special. A long covered walkway of grest historical significance and also in the Guinness Book of records. Very crowded.

Thank G07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The long corridor is exactly that - long. There are paintings all along the walkway inside and outside which are all different and quite breathtaking. Along the way you will see locals gathered in small groups of four or five playing poker or mahjong. It...More

Thank crazycanuckEMS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This covered gallery walkway is a great place to saunter along and view the old artwork along the sides and ceiling of the walkway. At the end is the Marble boat which is made of wood but looks like marble. The two wheels are marble....More

Thank tlynn63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The long corridor of the summer palace have an amazing view from both side. One side you can view the River and other side is a small calm garden. On the wall of the corridor you can see the drawing of the four group in...More

Thank CoffeeMust
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walk through the corridor of of the four seasons. Nice views of the park as well as the lake. Very easy walk and quite relaxing. Nice views along way of temples and stones. This is a must if visiting the Summer Palace.

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is the longest corridor in the work. It has been well-maintained. The artwork is just beautiful and needs to be appreciated. There are cultural drawings on each beam.

Thank Betty C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Swallowed by art on all sides, walking through these corridors is visual confetti. Each inch of the corridor walls and columns are covered by original works by ancient artists. As you stroll through the endless mazes, you are surrounded by lovely waters and people enjoying...More

Thank 998Traveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to the Summer Palace and had a very enjoyable stroll along this corridor. According to our guide, this is the longest corridor in the world and is in the Guinness Book of Records. It is disappointing that it was burnt down by European...More

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