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Xiamen Botanical Garden, Xiamen

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Set in the Wanshi Mountains, Xiamen Botanical Garden represents one of the most distinct (and popular) gardens in southern China. Over 20 botanical zones featuring over 6,300 varieties of tropical and subtropical plants span some 5 sq km (1.9 sq mi), offering a number of hiking trails. A 25-minute cable car ride and a large observation deck provide views of Wanshi Lake and scenic spots within the gardens. Stroll the grounds, or rent a golf buggy to help get around. Highlights include notable collections of cacti, succulent plants, and rainforest vegetation. Put Xiamen Botanical Garden at the forefront of your travel plans using our Xiamen trip planner .
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  • The gardens are wonderful to walk around, there are multiple paths but I took a short hike between the temple and the cactus garden up to a giant rock to get a view of the city. Definitely worth it an...  more »
  • Its a big area where you can spend most of your day just walking around and enjoy pleasant and nice environment. There are a few entrances, you can also climb from the Nanputuo tample.  more »
  • You could easily spend a few hours walking around and enjoying the scenery. There are lots of nice little paths and stairs so make sure you wear comfortable shoes. If you have a few hours to kill then...  more »

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