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Panmen Gate

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Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

After several days in Suzhou we visited this site and what a surprise! Very beautiful place, lots to see, impressive park with various pagodas and small buildings. A restoration of the ancient wall which encircled the city and was the water gate and land gate....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TaliL
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Quite historic and a fairly decent restoration. You have to go in and walk around if you want to appreciate the significance of this fortification. You won’t be disappointed. Part of the other grounds in the surrounding gardens are also quite nice. If in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

It is not the best part of Suzhou but it has been quite restored and the surrounding are is very nice and enjoyable. So if you have some free time please go to this place to see both the historic place and how lively is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Aleph_999
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We had crossed the famous Panmen Gate once we were driving around the city. Its a sight you cannot miss, but not a lot you can do while being driven around.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Pan Men is part of the ancient city wall and was the river gate to the city. It has been tastefully restored can be visited free of charge (outside) you can walk along the old city wall, see the canal and sometimes there are people...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank David G
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I spend an hour or so there this afternoon strolling through the gardens absorbing the historical feelings of the place. Seeing the pagoda, the land and sea gates on a nice day is very enjoyable

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

After visiting the Tongli Water Village we went to Suzhou for a very nice lunch and to see the last remaining piece of the city wall the only gate that is left and the moot defence system . There is lots to see in this...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The Pan Men gate area of Suzhou is outstanding. Even if you can't get enough of the traditional gardens of this town, you should make a visit here part of your exploration. Access is relatively easy - get off at Nanmen station on the blue...More

Date of experience: October 2017
5  Thank Ron B
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Big park with a lot of green space, small water falls, ancient walls and stone caves Suitable for families with small kids Not a lot places to eat in, so if you really hungry bring food with you have some gift shops

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Romhulio
Reviewed 20 September 2017

As soon as you've paid your RMB40 to enter the park, you're greeted by another RMB6 to visit the pagoda just inside the gate. Don't bother. You can walk up some very, very tiny stairs to the 5th floor, but the view isn't very impressive...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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