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Guilin Park

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Really good

Easy to get to line 12 Guilin park station. just across the road at the junction. Lots of different... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Teresa H
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Very relaxing

I visited on a rainy day,which adds to the charm of the place🤗. Although i am not an expert in... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Jordane_Bokpe
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Easy to get to line 12 Guilin park station. just across the road at the junction. Lots of different views around every corner. Lots of shady spots to rest and relax. There is a tea room.We were watching a group of photographers taking picture of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I visited on a rainy day,which adds to the charm of the place🤗. Although i am not an expert in botany,it was fun seeing all those old trees in such a serene atmosphere,not so far away from the city center. Plus it was super cheap...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Although a little way from city centre, this park is a fantastic example of chinese garden architecture. Every path / election / nook and cranny has been thought through and has a purpose. Every angle shows a different face meaning you can wonder and enjoy...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kang Yang L
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Once in a lifetime one gets transported to a magical sanctuary. This beautiful, tranquil soothing private garden and home is just that. You forget you are in the city as you wander around. This is a truly a quite place. For the first time in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Guilin Park may not be the most famous in Shanghai but with the fragrant osmanthus in bloom it has to be one of the most charming. It showcases the China Americans imagine from the movies with the osmanthus trees forming tunnels around the curving walkways....More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Living this area(walking distance to the park) for more than 15 years, visited for countless time, some alone, most with family or friends. More visit, more love. This is the most distinguished Chinese style garden in shanghai, even better than Suzhou's. Was a pure private...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

There are many parks in Shanghai, most of them look the same and feel the same. Guilin park is of the older kind. Lovely walks and bridges. It is not big, but interesting. You can catch line 12 to Guilin Park Metro. It is not...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank LeighSydneyChina195
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Found this park by accident one day while out exploring in the west of the city. It is listed on maps as quite a small park, but it has quite a bit of charm. The park itself is quite old, but has been renovated with...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 5 January 2016

I had been meaning to go to this park for some time now, but only got around to doing so the past weekend. It's was actually larger than I expected but, that said, is nothing huge. An hour or so is plenty, though you can...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank heelandcoo
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Guilin park is not very large but it is quite refreshing when living in Shanghai. We spent 2h there with my wife and 16 months old son and it was relaxing. The landscape is very similar to what you would find in Yu Garden with...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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