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Xianhu Botanical Garden

No.160 Liantang xianhu Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen 518004, China
+86 755 2573 8430
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Massive park with so much to see

We absolutely loved this place. There were just a couple of negative factors which was probably... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Perth, Australia
Majestic experience

If you are up for the walk, this could be a place to spend an entire day at. In the couple of hours... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Jeff L
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Also known as Fairy Lake Botanical Gardens, this massive, verdant escape has lots to offer even if you are not a botanical buff. A popular pastime among locals is to rent a boat and explore the lake.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good49%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
No.160 Liantang xianhu Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen 518004, China
+86 755 2573 8430
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

We absolutely loved this place. There were just a couple of negative factors which was probably related to our lack of preparation. When you buy a ticket at the entry. there is another ticket office for bus tickets. No idea how much or where they...More

Thank RoyOz2016
Reviewed 8 February 2017

If you are up for the walk, this could be a place to spend an entire day at. In the couple of hours that I was there I still managed to see quite a lot. I'm not too sure about the other attractions, though there...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The place is not just about Botanical garden. In there you can see some historic and interesting places like Hongfa Temple and Fairy Lake area. The area is very huge and there are so many places to visit and it is hard to see them...More

Thank Mohsen A
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Xianhu botanical park in Luohu district in the east of Shenzhen is famous for it's Buddhist temple. Besides a temple, there are also various other things to see and the park is quite large. So large in fact, that I recommend that you take the...More

2  Thank saraworks
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Exotic place combined with traditional buddha temples!There is a bus to take at the entrance otherwise the distance up to the lake is long. Price for the bus 4 CNY.

1  Thank Argiro G
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

I thought Inwould have a nice stroll through a park. This was an incredible hike through a park instead. I was there during off season but the scenery was still beautiful. The signs and staff are all Chinese and do not speak English, therefore I...More

1  Thank Dianna N
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I visited the Fairy lake garden last year with my friend and his young family. Nice place with lots to do. They have regular shuttle buses from the main gate to the main attractions. It definitely helps if you can speak Chinese here. This can...More

1  Thank Woodster554
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Need a full day to visit the attraction. Was a hot day so best not to go during peak summer. Beautiful surroundings especially the bansai garden. Worth a visit most definatley

Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Went to this place during weekend and not too many people. Nice place and introduced by local friend. Really enjoy it and willing to come back to see again.

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Xianhu botanical garden is one of the better tourist destinations in the modern city of ShenZhen. It is very large, and hilly, so you should be a hiker to get the full benefit of what it has to offer. If you are not a walker...More

3  Thank FlyguyAustin
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10 March 2016|
Response from Woodster554 | Reviewed this property |
Too far to walk. At a guess I would say 35rmb in a taxi from Luohu Station.