We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lion Forest Garden

No.23 Yuanlin Road, Pingjiang District, Suzhou 215001, China
+86 512 6777 3263
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 99.00*
and up
Private Day Tour: Suzhou Expedition from Shanghai
More Info
US$ 101.00*
and up
Suzhou Day Tour: Lion Grove Garden and Pingjiang Road with Canal Boat Ride
More Info
US$ 148.00*
and up
Private Day Trip to Suzhou Gardens, Pingjiang Road and Canal Boating from...
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 07:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
No.23 Yuanlin Road, Pingjiang District, Suzhou 215001, China
CONTACT
Website
+86 512 6777 3263
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (655)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the only Zen gardens remaining in China, started in the 14th century and now a World heritage site. It is a graceful collection of gardens, ponds, highly decorated halls and rock gardens. It is very beautiful and relaxing - well worth...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed hour wandering around gardens and absorbing culture. Beautiful lake and gardens natural limestone walkways

Thank jude478
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am personally not into these kind of stuffs, but my mom does, and gosh does it make my mom soooooo happy! We came when the park is almost closed, but we had a good time anyway. It was summer so it's burning hot, I...More

Thank Nath1508
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here expecting to see more ornamental effects, but essentially a lotus pool surrounded by four different types of rocks, brought to the site from other parts of china. Not much information in English or a guidebook available. Notwithstanding, well laid out and lots of...More

1  Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I visited Suzhou in June 2017. The Lion Forest Garden or Lion Grove Garden has very interesting rock formations. But if you are not careful you can hit your head as I did. The Lion Forest Garden and the Humble Administrator's Garden are located near...More

Thank blairkk25
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We enjoyed our trip here. It's a beautiful place with interesting sculptures and lovely garden areas. It's easy to get to and inexpensive. Tip.... go early before it gets busy.

Thank Robyn B
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This place has some cool buildings and the layout is interesting, but there is very little gardening and more of an installation of rocks. The rocks are meaningful and required a lot of work and maintenance, but just not what I was expecting.

Thank Kara F
Reviewed 25 May 2017

While this wasn't one of my favourite gardens in Suzhou, it is worth the visit (and lower entrance fee) for the beautiful taihu stones. This garden has an abundance of these famous formations. Be careful while walking through the garden, as there are limited guard...More

Thank eiviee
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This garden is small and manageable and the entrance fee is low. I loved the unusual aspect with all the rocks, something a bit different from the other gardens.

Thank bendsy
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Hv to walk a distance in order to reach the temple. More trees and forests not so many buildings as compare to the Humble Adminstrator's garden. If u like to track, this is a good place to do so.

Thank junechong31
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Finland Home Cafe
96 reviews
.28 km away
Danish Baking Shifu
56 reviews
.34 km away
LvYang Wonton (Lin Dun Road)
15 reviews
.68 km away
Ancient Ape Coffee
6 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby Attractions
Humble Administrator's Garden
1,933 reviews
.33 km away
Suzhou Museum
668 reviews
.24 km away
Pingjiang Road
784 reviews
.80 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lion Forest Garden staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit