We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (700)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“green lake”(57 reviews)
“tai chi”(25 reviews)
“people watching”(19 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
No.67 Cuihu South Road, Wuhua District, Kunming, China
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Kunming
from US$173.00
More Info
from US$377.00
More Info
Reviews (695)
Filter reviews
426 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgreen laketai chipeople watchingsea gullslovely parkplaying musiclotus plantsbreadwater liliesbusy citysunny daynice strollcity centreyuantong templelocalsbirdsdance
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 426 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was there running during my last visit to Kunming, it's a very nice park with many greens and lakes, lots of birds too, a bit busy but still a worth visit.

Thank FififififiLMM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you visit Kunming you absolutely must take a walk around the Green Lake. It’s a beautiful place with many paths that lead to small gardens or a different view of the water. A great way to unwind after a hard days work!

Thank -Guzzis-are-ace-
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Beautiful views of the lotus plants and water lilies. This is a must visit. It is a large park, with quiet and peaceful areas and with parts full of activities like tai chi, other exercises and also locals playing musical instruments. You can just wonder...More

Thank hajijohn
Reviewed August 9, 2018

There's lots of culture and dancing to be seen at this lake. You can't leave Kunming without visiting Green Lake. However, my husband and I didnt stay very long as we became part of the tourist attractions. Too many people trying to take our picture...More

Thank Kareena R
Reviewed July 29, 2018

It's a lovely place and u can see many local display their talents too. It's quite a big area where u can see different things.

Thank carmencsh
Reviewed July 16, 2018

The Green Lake, also known as the Lotus Lake is worth a visit but you will need plenty of time if you want to walk all the way around. Plenty of photo opportunities for the budding photographer.

Thank CorneliusM35
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Reasonably large park with nice pavilions. Nice restaurant in center. See the people dancing to different types of music. See people playing traditional music and hear people singing to them (often pretty terrible but fun). A real Chinese park, used by the people until it...More

Thank MWG12
Reviewed May 31, 2018

I spend time on that lake which looks beautiful during my leasure hours and plenty of Street Foods are there near by to have our dinner as well to buy fruits of different kind.Every day local people are dancing with music and makes us relax...More

Thank venkatesh454
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

It is good to see locals are dancing on open space, playing chess, going for food. However, the lake is not properly maintain. The water lily pond looks messy, part of the lake has greenish stagnant looking algae floating on it. Another lake with geese...More

Thank 2015ECL05
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Came here for a stroll after visiting the Yuantong temple nearby. A very vibrant place with lots of people doing exercises and walking their pets. A good place to feel the vibes and do some morning/evening stroll.

Thank goncalves
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,514 hotels in Kunming
Green Lake Hotel
602 reviews
.30 km away
Grand Park Kunming
609 reviews
.49 km away
Green Lake View Hotel
129 reviews
.50 km away
Shuncheng Space Apartment Kunming Kongjian Junyuan
1 review
.55 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 660 restaurants in Kunming
The Park Cafe Bar & Restaurant
45 reviews
.07 km away
HongDou Yuan (WenLin Jie)
25 reviews
.45 km away
Lost Garden Restaurant
31 reviews
.32 km away
QingNiao Western Restaurant (CuiHu Dian)
38 reviews
.44 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 225 attractions in Kunming
Yuantong Temple
209 reviews
.93 km away
Yunnan University
108 reviews
.90 km away
Military School
62 reviews
.23 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
July 17, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from almi_guerrero | Reviewed this property |
Hello Bashir, it‘s 10km away, depending on the traffic situation approximately 30 min by car. Best regards, Michael
Google Translation
Mona E
February 4, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from AllThatAsia | Reviewed this property |
Walk North on Qingnian road about two blocks to Weiyaun road and turn left (west). You will find a Starbucks and a large department store. All around this area are name brand shops such as UniQlo and others. This area is you... More
Mona E
February 4, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Severine B | Reviewed this property |
Depends on where you're staying. We just walked to the lake.