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Shanghai Botanical Garden

No.1111 Longwu Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200231, China
+86 21 5436 3369
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Big garden but a bit sparse on trees

Garden is in the song Jiang 松江 district which is itself a well landscaped and rapidly developing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yeex
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Singapore, null, Singapore
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Nice walk in the garden

It’s spring and flowers are all blooming. Liked it that trees and flowers are all labelled. The map... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
aileen_cp
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Singapore, Singapore
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No.1111 Longwu Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200231, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Garden is in the song Jiang 松江 district which is itself a well landscaped and rapidly developing part of Shanghai. Ticket is at rmb60 for adults and rmb30 for children. We went during spring and there were nice cherry blossom and turnips, with also orchids...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s spring and flowers are all blooming. Liked it that trees and flowers are all labelled. The map of the garden can be found at the back of the ticket.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Shanghai Botanical Gardens are definitely a must see for the Shanghai visitor. A vast array of trees, plant species and flowers from around the world. Best to visit on the week-end and in the morning - lots of families enjoying the surroundings and if...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

There is NOTHING to see at this place. It is far from everything, old and not well maintained. Don't bother going

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

We're not particularly interested in horticulture so didn't bother with the pavilions and greenhouses. Had a good walk round and enjoyed what we saw. You can hire a boat for a ride and there's a scruffy children's play area. I should think it looks great...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed this oasis in Shanghai. Very clean and well maintained. I visited on a Thursday afternoon and was alone, except for the retirees playing their instruments. It was raining; the rain might have contributed to the emptiness. The Maple leaves were just starting to turn.

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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

A great way to chill out on a sunny afternoon in Shanghai. Don't be put off by the rather uninspiring walk from Shilong Road subway station (four stops inc one change from Xujiahui). Go over the bridge from the station and head to the end...More

Thank Synthomer
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Such a refreshing corner of nature in Shanghai! Beautiful spring flower blooming and fall foliage. Get lost through the hills and hide away from the crowds. They also have a nice restaurant, and a playground for kids. Go early on weekends! No need to visit...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Too crowded and dirty, not worth 15RMB , Better go to Century Park which only cost 10RMB . They only give more focus on the entrance part of the park, the other part dont have good maintenance.

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Reviewed 2 April 2017

For a day trip or picnic with the family, it's an okay place to go. The 3 greenhouses cost about 30 rmb/person, kids free, and to get in to park at arrival, it's another 10 rmb. What you CAN do is go early, and go...More

2  Thank Eric J
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Take metro line 3 to Shilong Road station 石龙路站. Exit the station onto Shilong Road and cross over the pedestrian bridge to Dongquan Road. Park entrance #4 is at then end of Dongquan Road. RMB 15 park entrance fee RMB 30... More
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