Humble Administrator's Garden (Zhuo Zheng Yuan) Tours – Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China

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Humble Administrator's Garden (Zhuo Zheng Yuan)


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No. 178 Dongbei Jie, China, Jiangsu Province, Suzhou
Hours : 7:30am–5:30pm

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Local bus routes: 1, 2, 3, 5, 178, 202, 309.

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Re: Humble Administrator's Garden (Zhuo Zheng Yuan)

By Gedeon,

French and English Guide from Switzerland!


One of the most beautiful garden in China!
Re: Humble Administrator's Garden (Zhuo Zheng Yuan)

Have been to Humble Administrator's Garden for many times.  The owner failed in politic, after he put his attention to build this garden.
But what's the funny thing is, after took 20 years to build it, his son gambled this garden.
Re: Humble Administrator's Garden (Zhuo Zheng Yuan)

You know why call Humble Administrator's Garden?
Once a government official called Wang Xiancheng failed in politic, so he retired from the officer of the Ming Dynasty king. He back to his own hometown and put all his passionate on gardening. He planted flowers, built house and did some Bonsai. Hired many artist to carve the wall, the doors and the road. The rockwork there also very well-know. more
Humble Administrator's Garden is the #1 garden in Suzhou.

Humble Administrator's Garden is the #1 garden in Suzhou, it`s near train station, if you ever wanna make a trip to Suzhou, first attraction you should go to Humble Administrator's Garden, taking a cab and you will be there soon.
I had a nice trip at Humble Administrator's Garden

Visiting Humble Administrator's Garden is a good memory in my first trip to Suzhou, the green trees and the red maples, the pavilions and fresh air, really impressive. 
on one small garden inside of Humble Administrator's Garden, it`s a Bonsai area, it have over 20 kinds different shapes of bonsai, so wonderful and pretty, unlucky it`s too big to bring it home.
Humble Administrator's Garden is the most famous garden in Suzhou

Humble Administrator's Garden has a strong feature of Chinese classical gardens in Ming Dynasty. Inside of the garden, it have pavilions, rocks and stones, small lakes, halls all these factors make  Humble Administrator's Garden as famous for the elegant gardens.
The largest garden in Suzhou !

By Mandy,

Welcome to Nantong!


Humble Administrator`s Garden (Zhuo zheng yuan) is the largest of Suzhou gardens.About 60% of it`s area is water and the paths, the bridges and the following streams. And here also have many pavilions for resting, or having a cup of tea here, image hundreds years ago, people sitting down here drinking tea and chatting, you will a part of this lovely garden.

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