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Kunming World Expo, Kunming

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A record-breaking garden in terms of the number of plant species it contains, Kunming World Expo features iconic landscapes copied from all around the world. Designed in 1999 for an international horticultural event, this botanical garden center boasts five indoor exhibit halls, three open-air exhibit grounds, and six themed gardens, including tea, bonsai, and bamboo gardens. Typical pieces of East Asian architecture are scattered around the complex. Plan to visit Kunming World Expo during your Kunming vacation using our convenient Kunming online trip maker .
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  • September 6, 2017
    Used to be a venue world expo in 1999. However, after so many years, this park is a bit run down with lack of maintenance on the man-made lakes and landscapes. A bit disappointed when visited the park...  more »
  • June 12, 2017
    As we were nearby. Had a briefed stop at the site of the Expo 1999. Beautifully touched up after so many years. The pavilions were interesting. And the flowers a sight to behold. Except for the hot we...  more »
  • June 12, 2017
    This attraction has a number of slightly different names. It is also known as the World Horticultural Expo Garden and this entry relates to one exhibition hall that has a floral display based around a...  more »

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