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Nice place for Catholics to Visit

I think this will be a nice place for Catholics to do some pilgrimage. You will need to hike to get... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NathanLuminario
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Shanghai, China
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Nice Hilly Break

I enjoyed walking up both hills, one on each side of the road, along with my colleagues. The day... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
bcsanders
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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think this will be a nice place for Catholics to do some pilgrimage. You will need to hike to get to the church or Basilica at the top of the hill. And on the way to top you will see the stations of the...More

Thank NathanLuminario
Reviewed July 28, 2018

I enjoyed walking up both hills, one on each side of the road, along with my colleagues. The day was sweltering - 80% humidity and 36 degrees - so the air conditioning in the astronomy and earthquake museums provided welcome respite. The tree-lined paths, the...More

Thank bcsanders
Reviewed August 29, 2017

You can easily get out there to have lunch, do some hiking, visit the Basilica, and observatory then return by dinner. The hill is easy to walk around with not too many steep steps or hills. There are several refreshment stands selling food and drinks....More

Thank Billy_Whimwa
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Went recently on a sunny Saturday afternoon. Weather was great so walking around the area was pleasant. There are some inclined rock pathways and stairs, it wasn't so bad though. Saw lots of kids (and even people bringing baby strollers) to the scattered picnic/bench areas...More

3  Thank Ina I
Reviewed October 9, 2016

A very special park with astronomy museum and an observatory, A Catholic Basilica high up on the hill and a bamboo forest worth taking a walk.

Thank AnnKohv
Reviewed October 6, 2016

It is certainly steep but the walk is nice and there is a Catholic Basilica and astronomy museum at the top.

1  Thank JohnSydney2016
Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Sheshan Forest Park is a relatively small park surrounding the Sheshan mountain (hill). It has well kept parts and it seemed there were lots of guides around the day I went. The Sheshan Catholic Basilica (a national monument) is at the top of this hill,...More

1  Thank Jydeoo
Reviewed January 16, 2016

Great spot to take the kids for a half-day trip. 3 hours walking around two little hills (about 80m vertical accent from parking lot to summit). No actual paths, just paved walkways. Wasn't too crowded when I went. Not something to do unless you live...More

1  Thank KyleAZAdventurer
Reviewed October 1, 2015

Sheshan is a small hill in the songjiang district of shanghai with a church and short board walk on top. While the hill is a little underwhelming there is plenty to do in the area including a botanical garden, happy valley amusement park and Thames...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed July 28, 2015

Visited during weekend and while there were fairly much people wouldn't say that it was too crowded & some of the pathways like the wooden plank way from West gate to the South gate was very quiet and offered forest views which are so rare...More

1  Thank Aki P
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