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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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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.
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  • Average5%
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No.160 Liantang xianhu Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen 518004, China
No.160 Liantang xianhu Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen 518004, China
+86 755 2573 8430
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On a recent trip in December 2017 I had time on my hands, and the Fairy Lake Botanical Gardens was a life- saver( I went four times in the end and there were still many paths to explore).Arriving at Huangbeiling on Line 5 of the...More

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's the best Botanical garden I've ever visited. The best time to go is in winter, as you can spend the whole day walking without sweating. Good for hiking trip, family trip or even solo. Better to bring you lunch and bottles of water

1  Thank Jean M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Opening hours: they stop selling tickets at 6pm (we're not sure if you can just go in for free afterwards) but you can still stay in the park. It's pretty dark in some places but some are still nice. There's actually still a lot of...More

2  Thank InmerHungrig
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Beautiful flower gardens, cactus gardens, shade plants, a Buddhist temple. Initially we saw a monument on a high hill and thought that was the temple and decided to climb to it. After about a half hour of climbing in Shenzhen weather, we came to a...More

1  Thank zjemi
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Good place to relax and walk. Best place for family or friends meetup on weekends. good bus facility. greenary. lake view. attractions. butterfly garden.

Thank Desu Vinod K
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

1  Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 10 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 8 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
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22 February 2017|
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Response from InmerHungrig | Reviewed this property |
We went today and didn't see everything but I'm sure they'll like the Cacti Garden and the tower. And there's probably much more to see.
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11 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.