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Welcome to XTBG
Author: Ai Chongrui
Update time: 2018-10-29
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A place of tropical flavor, beauty, serenity and fun far away from the hustle and bustle of big cities, the tropical paradise-Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG), Chinese Academy of Sciences is open all year round.


XTBG, Menglun, Mengla, Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, 666303, China.

 Regular Hours:

7:30a.m.-6:30 p.m. 7days a week.

 General Admission Information:

Accredited by  

Yunnan Provincial Bureau of Commodity Prices # [2018] 117 

Yunnan Development and Reform Commission # [2018] 918 

Full-price Admission 

RMB 80 Yuan per person 

Half-price Admission 

RMB 40 Yuan per person 

Kids or Adolescents aging from 6 to 18 years;  

Senior citizens aging from 60 to 70 years 

Students with valid certificates. 

Free Admission 

 Children under 1.2 meters high or aging less than 6 years 

 Senior citizens aging over 70 years or holding Certificates of Emeritus ; 

The disabled person holding valid certificateOne free ticket may be offered for accompanying the severely disabled); 

 Military personnel in active service or veterans with valid certificate 

 High-level talent of Yunnan Province holding Certificate of Green-Channel Service may enjoy a maximum of 6 free tickets for his/her parents, spouse or children. 


 Discounted or free tickets will be offered according to relevant laws and regulations 

 Admission fees do not include services provided by sight-seeing bus, boat, or tour guide. 


Directions to Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences:

 XTBG is easily accessible. It is located at Menglun Town, Mengla County, Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan, China.

 From Kunming to XTBG, both air plane and bus services are available.

By Air:

 From Kunming to Jinghong (full price: RMB 1,100, discount tickets are frequent.), about 50 minutes.

From Jinghong to XTBG, by bus, about one hour.

By Bus:

From Kunming to Mengglun, or from Kunming-Jinghong-Menglun (RMB 180-240).


Tour Guide Services:

Free tour guide services are available for group visitors arranged by travel agencies.

Paid tour guide services for other visitors:

RMB 100  Yuan for a tour guide to serve a maximum of 25 visitors.

RMB 40 Yuan per person for sightseeing electric bus shuttle service.

Tel: 86 691 8715914


Tourist Center Serves:

1.    Souvenir shops, ATM, Restaurant, First Aid, a business center, a bookshop, a video room, and lounges for drivers and tour guides.

2.    Paid Services: Post, Copy and Print, Fax Service, Internet Access.

3.    Free Services: luggage storage, wheelchairs, baby carriages, walking sticks, umbrellas, maternal and children rest area


Souvenir Booths:

 At the western entrance of XTBG, the souvenir booths are really attractive. Here, you can see many beautiful and unique souvenirs of local characteristics and tropical fruits, also drinks and snacks.




 A comfortable hotel is located within XTBG. Average rage per night: RMB 480.

Tel: +86 691 8716088

A Chinese restaurant is just beside the hotel.

Tel: +86 691 8715939
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