This incredibly beautiful, well laid out and maintained Garden of around 218 hectares was created for the "1999' China • Kunming World Horticultural Exposition".
The gardens more than lives up to its theme "Man and Nature, Marching into the 21st Century", by incorporating exhibits of garden masterpieces from provinces in China, plus 95 participating countries and regions in the world. It is a grand park for horticulture featuring "Yunnan Characteristics, Chinese Style and World First Class" exhibits.
There are 5 exhibition halls, 7 theme gardens, and 3 outdoors exhibition areas. In addition during holidays and festivals, there are assorted themed activities.
Visitors to the gardens can take a chair lift through the forest to the adjacent gardens in the Golden Temple which provides a memorable scenic trip.
Add: 4 km from downtown
Admission fee: 100 yuan/perso
Public bus: No. K12, 10, 50, 235, A1, C136, 182, 69, 71, 47, 249, 204, 228, K18, 919(E)