Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin

Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: 23 Yuanlin Road, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
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  • Timings: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 30 CNY
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Garden, Landmark, Observatory, Educational Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Picnic Spot

One of the four most important classical gardens of Suzhou, Lion grove garden was built in mid-fourteenth century during the rule of Yuan dynasty. The garden gets its name from the Lion cliff on Mountain Xitianmu in Zhejiang Province which also has many rock formations resembling lions. The garden was renamed several times and has always been a popular focal point for Buddhism activities.

Spread over 10,000 square metres, it has an outstanding architecture. Attractions include:

  • True delight pavilion (Zhenquting)
  • Standing-in-Snow Hall (Lixuetang)
  • Pavilion for Greeting the Plum Blossoms (Wenmeige)
  • Small Square Hall (Xiaofangting)
  • Nine lion peak
  • Collection of Labyrinthine rockery, Rare tablets, steles, Paintings and calligraphies

Old pines, walkways, paths, caverns, sharp crags, narrow valleys and steep peaks add to the natural grandeur of this historically, architecturally and religiously significant garden.

  • Includes a lot of walking; wear comfortable shoes.

  • Ticket price for January, February, March, June, November and December: CNY 30.
  • Ticket price for April, May, July, August, September and October: CNY 40.

  • Bus no. 529, 811 or Tourism Bus No.1 & 5

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  • Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin Address: 23 Yuanlin Road, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
  • Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin Timing: 07:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin Price: 30 CNY
  • Best time to visit Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin(preferred time): 07:30 am - 03:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Suzhou include Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin in their plan

  • 67.31% of people start their Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

84.31% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin

People normally club together Suzhou Museum and Pingjiang Road while planning their visit to Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures