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Shanghai Botanical Gardens and Parks

Shanghai BOTANICALBEAUTIES Whether you're seeking tranquility or activity, Shanghai's gardens and parks offer unique escapes from the hustle and bustle of city life. Zhongshan Park RING ROAD SUZHOU RIVER HUANGPU RIVER 1 Yuyuan Gardens Dongping National Forest Park Century Park Gongqing Forest Park 3 Shanghai Botanical Garden 1 Yuyuan Gardens Stroll among old trees and Ming Dynasty pavilions, browse the curio shops of Cuixiu Hall, admire the Qing Dynasty furniture in Hexu Tang (Hall of Harmony), and marvel at the Exquisite Jade Rock COST: 30 RMB in low season; 40 RMB in high season* 中 中 自 ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN Fish-filled pools, bridges, and dragon walls give kids plenty to see WHEN TO GO? Early weekday mornings 2. Shanghai Botanical Garden Look at the miniature rainforest in the tropical greenhouse, wander through a bamboo grove, feed birds in the aviary, and examine the tiny bonsai trees COST: 15 RMB for restricted admission; 40 RMB for general admission* ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN The 240-acre garden gives kids lots space to roam and learn about plants WHEN TO GO? the flower show and Spring, blooming peonies and cherry trees 3. Gongqing Forest Park Picnic on the grass, fly a kite, and shoot air rifles COST: 15 RMB; activities extra* ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN Paintball, go-karts, pedal boats, and a roller coaster provide fun options for adventurous children WHEN TO GO? Anytime you yearn for an expansive green space or forest setting 4. Century Park Tee off at the 9-hole golf course, attend a performance at the outdoor concert stage, catch the waterworks display at the gate 7 fountain, paddle around the lake's small islands COST: 10 RMB; free for those 70+ years old and children under 120 cm in height* ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN Ample outdoor space and a designated children's park offer young ones a safe place to play WHEN TO GO? Early in the day or on weekdays 5. Zhongshan Park Join locals in gymnastics, tai chi, or dancing; stroll on the walking trails COST: FREE* ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN Though it presents a glimpse of the local lifestyle, avoiding the few fairground-type rides may result in boredom for kids who don't like to create their own fun WHEN TO GO? Mornings and afternoons 6. Dongping National Forest Park Ride a horse, go rock climbing, dine on local specialties at the restaurant in the park, lounge on the beach, relax in the shade of the trees COST: 70 RMB* ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN The attractions will keep kids entertained long after the novelty of being in a forest fades WHEN TO GO? Summer, to escape the sweltering city heat *Prices subject to change. Please check before arrival. SOURCES: Marriot, sthash. Ytqr6LSR.dpbs Marriott International, Inc. is a global leading lodging company with more than Town-Parks_Gardens/1249/shanghai- Botanical-Garden.heml Town-Parks_Gardens/1626/Gongying-Forest-Park.heml 4,000 properties in 78 countries and http://www.shanghaihighlightscom/shanghai-sightseeing/ceneury-park.heml territories across 18 brands. http://www.shanghaiws/zhongshan-park Town-Parks_Gardens/1386/Zhongshan-Park.heml

Shanghai Botanical Gardens and Parks

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Shanghai's gardens and parks offer unique escapes from the hustle and bustle of city life.



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