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Lion Forest Garden

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No.23 Yuanlin Road, Pingjiang District, Suzhou 215001, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend! The garden is super fun to explore. There are all sorts of tunnels and little caves surrounding the pond and it’s much bigger than I thought. Entry during peak season is ¥40 or ¥20 if you are a student under 23 (they go...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A small but charming garden. We visited this one and Humble Administrator Garden and they are quite different. I really recommend to visit at least another garden apart from Humble Administrator Garden. This one is very beautiful and has a very nice and interesting rocky...More

Thank Aleph_999
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to walk around, but not if you have a infant / baby / toddler who needs to use a stroller...there are many steps / uneven rocky ground to traverse, so I would definitely use a baby carrier if you have one. Takes a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you visit this place you understand why the Suzhou gardens are so famous! This garden is very peaceful and charming. Definitely a place that is worth visiting!

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved stumbling on this place. We were at the Suzhou Museum and walking back to the subway when we walked past this. The rock formation in the middle of this place almost seems from another planet. It's beautiful. They have traditional Chinese buildings and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a long day seeing the many spectacular gardens of Suzhou. After a very late lunch the family was tired and very much on garden overload. Still, though, the Lion Grove was nearby and based on what we read, this one was small and...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Of the many Classical Chinese gardens we have visited, this one was our favorite. The complexity of the pathway is astounding. The giant rockery maze is the largest I know of in Suzhou, a city renowned in the People’s Republic as a paradise on Earth...More

Thank Jordan_McAlister
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the Lion Forest Garden immediately after a visit to the Humble Administrator’s Garden. The are within walking distance of each other and it is worth combining a visit to see them both. A reminder for all foreign visitors that you need to show...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Where do I start? The Lion Forest is a beautiful garden that's quite large compared to the other gardens in Suzhou. With well kept lily pads and buildings that pay tribute to the history, it's a must-see of you're in the area. For photo and...More

Thank davtsui
Reviewed 5 July 2018

I've lived in Suzhou for many years during my 10th Anniversary of visiting China, I went on a mission to see and explore all the gardens of Suzhou. Spent the entire day with my wife and kids enjoying the beauty that these gardens have to...More

Thank Joshua E
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