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Address: Guilin Botanical Garden, Yanshan Town, Yanshan District, Guilin 541006, China
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went there just for the photoshoot and had a glimpse

my notion was its a beautiful garden, masterfully set up, we went to the office of the photoshoot company and on way we were surprised by the greens and the leafless... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
Jimsy Y
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Cebu City, Philippines
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Cebu City, Philippines
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

my notion was its a beautiful garden, masterfully set up, we went to the office of the photoshoot company and on way we were surprised by the greens and the leafless trees.....would have toured around more if given the time

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Wairarapa, New Zealand
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

What a fantastic place to visit, although I wouldn't go to see performing elephants has I am against animals performing. Wonderful scenery and views, A must see

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Katherine
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83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

A lovely spot as most places we found in Guilin are. Nice place for a relaxing walk among gardens and statues, a few stores for great souvenirs to purchase. Interesting, calming place to get off for a stroll, get photos and amble in and take in the scenery.

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Cumberland, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Our hotel was located in the Botanical Garden so we walked it for three days in a row. The garden itself is nicely laid out with a variety of areas themed with different plant species. It is very active/busy in the evenings with exercise classes, musicians and the like taking advantage of the space. And, there is a noticeable difference... More 

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Thank Bigeater2016
Seoul, South Korea
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Nice place, not too crowded on the wday we visit. Amazing scenery. The food is okay, and price is reasonable.

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Thank sungw336
Hong Kong, China
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

The gardens are about a 15 minute walk from the main Guilin Railway Station. The guide map and everything else are in Chinese, so not much use to non-Chinese speakers. The grounds were pleasant enough, with some flowering trees and lawns where families picnicked, but there was little of botanical interest apart from some flowering Wisteria bushes and beautiful pink... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

you have to see this and it is minutes from any hotel on the Guilin riviera. get ticket at your hotel they are les expensove

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Thank tdx317
Brisbane, Australia
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152 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Great landscape typical of Chinese gardens. Quaint Fairytale characters through the park. Some areas under maintenance. Others need maintenance.

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Thank Harry P
Wasaga Beach, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015

This is a must do while in Guilin China this is one of the most beautiful gardens in all of China very well landscaped with trees, shrubs and plants. The Chinese really have their act to gether when it comes to gardening. Kudos to them.

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Thank Doug M
West Hartford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Very nice. We were there in the summer, there were a lot of tourists. Very nice place to walk and enjoy the scenery.

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