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Xiamen Botanical Garden

No.25 Huyuan Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361000, China
+86 592 203 8471
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Underwhelming Garden Attraction

Very nice botanical garden that includes monuments, sculptures, etc. honoring various provinces of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nick W
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Pasadena, California
great place to enjoy nature

As I mentioned at the title, you can enjoy the beauty of nature at Botanical Garden, Xiamen. It is... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
JO A
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No.25 Huyuan Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361000, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice botanical garden that includes monuments, sculptures, etc. honoring various provinces of China and their architectural heritage. Unfortunately, these sites are not peopled so there is no sense of how the flora and buildings related to their populations.

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

As I mentioned at the title, you can enjoy the beauty of nature at Botanical Garden, Xiamen. It is definitely worth visiting, enjoying nice weather and stunning views! While you visit Xiamen Botenical Garden, also wanna recommend to take a walk 铁路文化公园 located next to...More

Thank JO A
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

A beautiful place to visit on a nice day. Would recommend it to tourists coming to Xiamen, to see more of the natural side of the city

Thank kirkmcdowall
Reviewed 22 April 2017

A few different gardens, succulent, herbs, etc. Not very exciting and could be lots of walking,,there is a bus too. Not so exciting.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

It was nice to spend some hours there but was a bit disappointed. Maybe because the September typhoon caused a lot of damage. Half of the park is hiking! And you can easily get lost as the maps isn't precise and there's a lack of...More

Thank nanslb
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The gardens were exactly what we were expecting. I tranquil escape from the city. I'm sure that botanical experts will find much of interest in the sprawling park, on the side of a large hill but for the ignorant like us, it was a pleasant,...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

The Botanical gardens are a worthwhile place to visit when in Xiamen and not peessed for time. There is a variety of sights but it is not always straightforward to navigate if you don't speak or read chinese. The English signs are sparse.

1  Thank MarciTravels
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Beautiful gardens and hiking trails. It is a quiet and peaceful place in the middle of a big city. The cactus and succulent area is amazing: Thousands of species, beautifully presented, exotic and unusual. Entrance fee is very reasonable. You can purchase a bus ticket...More

2  Thank banditoman
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Second visit - pleasant gardens to meander through. Easy to walk through even with little Chinese. Pleasant way to spend an afternoon!

Thank ChinaBuckeye
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Ok, with some Botanical Gardens, one has to walk miles to see mediocre presentations. This however has some great ones. The Cactus and Succulent area is second to none in the world! I don't say that lightly. You'll think you were in the middle of...More

4  Thank howardxp1
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justine n
15 August 2015|
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Response from Ashley K | Reviewed this property |
Xiamen is not a big city. A taxi will do at less than 100 RMB. There's a railroad park right next to the Botanical Garden's main gate, and it's worth going. You may plan to visit it after you come out of the botanical... More
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