World Horticultural Expo Garden
|Greenhouse, World Horicultural Expo Garden|
|Cactus in the Greenhouse|
Going straight forward after entering the garden, visitors will see the Grand Greenhouse. With total area of 3,630 square meters (about 0.9 acre), it includes four exhibition areas: the Tropical Plant Exhibition Area, the Temperate Plants Exhibition Area, Plants at High and Cold Elevations Areas (3,000 meters or more above the sea level), Exhibition Centre and Photos Exhibition Area.
After visiting the Grand Greenhouse, the tourists can see the Domestic Exhibition Gardens to the north. It is composed of 34 sections according to China's provinces and regions. With different characteristics, these provincial gardens stand in four solid lines. Walking forward to the World Horticultural Expo Garden, visitors encounter the International Exhibition Gardens, which include 33 sections in total. The five big exhibition halls and the seven special gardens are scattered here.
Kunming World Horticultural Expo Garden transplants and cultivates 2,551 kinds of plants with a total census of more than 2 million. Among them, 112 categories are rare and endangered species. With the theme of Man and Nature, it shows that human beings are interrelated with Nature in a harmonious way.
As the only remains of International Horticulture Exposition, Kunming Expo Garden has created the best record in history. At the same time, it has set a slew of world records in Guinness, such as the largest in area, the fastest in pace of construction and the most in species of plants on display.
Take bus 47, 50, 69, 71, 182, 204, 228, 235, 249, 919E, A1, A12, C136, K18 or K43 to Shiboyuan (Kunming World Horticultural Expo Garden).
How to get to World Horticultural Expo Garden, Kunming
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|Entrance Fee|| |
CNY 70 per person;
Combination ticket: EXPO Garden entrance ticket + Golden Temple + round-trip ropeway between the garden and Golden Temple: CNY130.
|Opening Hours|| |
8:00 - 17:00
- Last modified on Nov. 05, 2018 -
Questions & Answers on Kunming World Horticultural Expo Garden
Asked by nvrlnna from MALAYSIA | Nov. 02, 2018 04:23Reply
Is it okay to visit World Horticultural Expo Garden on January?
Answered by Madge from USA | Nov. 05, 2018 00:36
Yes, it's OK.
Asked by Candy from HONG KONG | Jun. 20, 2017 23:26Reply
What can I see at Kunming World Horticultural Expo Garden if I am going in Dec?
Answered by Carl from UK | Jun. 26, 2017 04:07
Well, you are not recommended to visit there at that time when the gardern is less beautiful than spring and summer. You can still see some flowers and plants exhibition there.
Asked by Patinya from THAILAND | Jul. 24, 2016 20:47Reply
When is the good time to go to kunming expo garden to see flower exhibition, July is possible?
Answered by Nadia from USA | Jul. 24, 2016 21:50
Hi, different flowers can be seen in different seasons. Personally, the best timing is late Mar. to early May. In Jul. you can still view many nice flowers. Just go and have a good experience.
Asked by lindasweetheart from MALAYSIA | Feb. 25, 2015 15:15Reply
may I know is it worth it to visit Kunming World Horticultural Expo Garden in end of March?
Answered by Cathy from UNITED KINGDOM | Feb. 25, 2015 19:01
Yes, it is. This garden has many exhibitions all year around. So you can also see lots of rare plants and flowers in Mar. Have fun!
Answered by lindasweetheart from MALAYSIA | Feb. 26, 2015 09:43
I was informed by a travel agent in the city that this place not recommended like last time, not many thing to see. All I need is to see flower garden, sakura and tulips. Or is there any other place I can see flower park for me to see sakura and tulips?
Answered by Jenny from SINGAPORE | Mar. 05, 2015 01:13
For sakura, the Yuantong Mountain is recommended. And great tulips can be enjoyed at the Grand View Park (Daguan Park).
Asked by Selen from TURKEY | Sep. 03, 2014 06:01Reply
Price of World Horticultural Expo Garden in Kunming
These prices are current? How much the prices now? Thank you
Answered by Luna from CANADA | Sep. 04, 2014 04:01
yes, it is the current price, CNY100 per adult.