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Lion Forest Garden

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“nice pond”(3 reviews)
“lily pads”(2 reviews)
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No.23 Yuanlin Road, Pingjiang District, Suzhou 215001, China
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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We went there in the winter of 2016 and the garden was like a maze around a pond. While we definitely enjoyed our visit there, there wasn't any iconic objects or whatsoever. Worth a visit but can be skipped if you don't have enough time...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank newme1412
Reviewed 20 November 2016

“It is wonderful”, this was my first feeling as I entered to Lion Grove Garden. Lion Grove Garden is small than any other classical gardens of Suzhou, so you may walk around spending a short time. However, it looks like more detailed than other. It...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank KerryCHEONG
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It is not impressive at all. the rocks are just like a cemented ones. The look alike rocks are everywhere. No English signboards.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 77sharifah
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

The rock configuration is marvelous .view are very nice cost 30¥. Has very nice small waterfall liked most

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Surgical D
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Even though the garden was full of tourists (mostly Chinese), since it was a weekend, it was a fantastic experience. This garden has a plethora of the decorative rocks from Lake Tai, and paths weaving in and out in inside of them, together with many...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank MarthaFelix
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The huge collection of Lion shaped rocks was well set out around the ponds and gardens. We enjoyed exploring the maze of rocks and marvelled at the garden's creation.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Janelizabeth56
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Small but fascinating garden filled with stone labyrinths around a small pond. Very different from all the others. Highly recommended and walking distance from Humble Administrator.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank leifolofw
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We booked a tour as we left the train station ( not intended-- but the tour operators come at you the second you get in the terminal --which is always kinda sketchy...but) we do not regret it! We naively thought we could navigate the city...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank lgies9
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This garden is like no other. Rock mazes to climb through, under or over all around a fabulous pond full of big, fat carp. The architect, IM Pei once lived here - he designed that glass pyramid outside the Louvre, Paris

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MonkeyDi
Reviewed 29 September 2016

From the two gardens I visited in Suzhou, this was undoubtedly the best. For 40 Yuens (less than half the price of the most popular one, the Humble Administrator's Garden), you can amaze yourself in an intricate rock "labyrinth", which takes you around the garden...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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