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Hangzhou Botanical Garden

No.1 Taoyuan Ling, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310000, China
+86 571 8788 9153
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A truly beautiful garden, wonderful for picnics!

My wife and myself and some friends decided we will go to the gardens and have a picnic. We were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hangzhou, China
via mobile
A place to have to go back to several times during the year

Walked to the gardens from my hotel. Not an easy walk in the heat but the paths were good and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
George H
Iver Heath, United Kingdom
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No.1 Taoyuan Ling, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310000, China
+86 571 8788 9153
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and myself and some friends decided we will go to the gardens and have a picnic. We were unsure if we were allowed to and we couldn’t find anything pertaining to picnics on their website, so we just tried our luck. We meandered...More

Thank darrenfielding
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked to the gardens from my hotel. Not an easy walk in the heat but the paths were good and gardens were clearly signposted. Admission was 10RMB (£1.20). The gardens are, quite simply, beautiful, a quiet escape from the hustle and bustle of the shores...More

Thank George H
Reviewed 4 July 2017

the Garden offers many various plants and flowers, some of them very rare, with many beautiful colours and sizes

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Beautiful place to slow down and enjoy he beautiful gardens!! I would recommend to visit. We were able to take a slow stroll and simply enjoy the beauty!

Thank luv2fly19
Reviewed 8 June 2017

A good retreat from the hustle and bustle of big city. Informative but not as good as I imagined. In my view it was ok.

Thank Nadeem1971
Reviewed 1 May 2017

These gardens covered a huge area, of which we only covered about a third of! They were very pretty, with a lake area and pavilion cafe area.

Thank JudyF334
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Some of the plants were a thousand years old (according t my calculation). It was a truly amazing experience to even try to imagine the age of the trees. It definitely was worth seeing

Thank Gerald123007
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Good place to see the trees in bloom. There was also an exhibition of a local artist... very interesting.

Thank F1969
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Large garden area and if you walked some relatives;y few people! Many local birds in foliage including Red Billed Blue Magpies. Himalayan Black Bulbul. Hill Blue Flycatcher. Most quiet area in all of Hangzhou.

Thank erikj348
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We took the city bus here and the bus stop is not a long walk from the garden gates but it was difficult to find the gates as you're already in a park and the signs, though in English, send you in circles. Take a...More

Thank bean802
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sucitra O
1 November 2016|
Response from PierCove | Reviewed this property |
We haven't visited in winter, but our daughter-in-law says it could be quite cold, with possible snow. The botanical garden will not be crowded, and it might be quite beautiful in winter, but the best time would be Spring... More
Margaret G
27 May 2016|
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Response from Anad-Elpho | Reviewed this property |
We used a taxi. Taxis are really cheap in Hangzhou. Geographically, it is on the west side of the West lake (Hangzhou) .