Where to see the best Luoyang peony festival in 2018
4hw.com.cn: spring is shining and flowers are blooming. It's a good time to enjoy flowers. As a folk 'national flower', peony attracts a large number of tourists to watch it every year. The most famous peony is Luoyang peony. Many friends want to take advantage of the Peony Blossom Season to have a look in Luoyang. So where to see the peony? Here's a list of flower viewing spots recommended by Xiaobian for you to enjoy your eyes.
I. 2015 Luoyang Peony Festival - National Garden of China
It is located in the south of Luoyang Bridge. Under the garden is the site of Luoyang City in Sui and Tang Dynasties. To the north is the beautiful Luopu park. To the west is the site botanical garden of Sui and Tang Dynasties. The national garden of China covers an area of 1500 mu. It should be the largest peony garden in Luoyang. There are more than 1000 varieties of peonies, 380000 plants, and more than 2 million other trees and flowers. There are many antique buildings and artificial lakes in the garden, which have a good landscape.
The opening ceremony of the 2015 Peony Fair will be held in the west gate square of the national garden of China on April 1. Therefore, the number of early blooming peonies in the national garden of China is also the largest. The early blooming peony viewing area is about 19000 square meters, covering more than 120 varieties and more than 40000 peonies. It is suggested that before April 10, especially around the Qingming Festival, friends who come to Luoyang to enjoy flowers can go to the national garden of China.
Take bus No.55 or No.81 from Luoyang railway station to get off at 'Luoyang Bridge South'. Passengers who get off at Luoyang Longmen station of Zhengzhou-Xi'an high-speed railway can take bus No.33 to get there.
II. 2015 Luoyang Peony Festival - Wangcheng Park
Located in the center of Luoyang City, on the site of the King City of the Eastern Zhou Dynasty, covering an area of more than 1000 mu, it is the birthplace of Luoyang Peony Fair and the largest comprehensive park in Luoyang. There is a strong cultural atmosphere in the park, with ancient pavilions, pavilions, lakes and national peonies. There are nearly 100000 peonies planted and more than 800 peony varieties. Its Yao Huang, Wei Zi and other varieties are particularly precious. In the park, there are the ruins of the city wall of the king of Zhou, the stone sculptures of Hetu Luoshu, the zoo, the playground and so on. The zoo in the park is the largest breeding base of South China tiger in northern China.
It is suggested that self driving tourists should avoid Wangcheng park. First, there are too many tourists enjoying flowers every year, while the peony viewing area in the park is limited and crowded. In addition, Wangcheng park is located in the center of the city, so it is very difficult to find parking space during the peak period of flower viewing.
However, as the place next to the national garden of China, the number of early peonies (about 5500 square meters in the early peony area of Wangcheng park this year, including more than 11000 peonies of more than 200 varieties) can be seen here at the beginning of April.
Take No. 102 or no. 103 trolleybus opposite Luoyang railway station to Wangcheng park.
III. 2015 Luoyang Peony Festival National Peony Garden
In Beimang mountain of Luoyang, covering an area of 700 mu, there are more than 1000 peony varieties and more than 500000 trees, among which there are more than 50 late blooming varieties. It is the only place where the national peony gene bank is located and the national peony viewing garden. In the garden, there are more than 20 mu of Fengdan known as the "Millennium peony king". Flowering can be extended to '5.1'.
Take bus No.51 from Luoyang Railway Station Square.
IV. 2015 Luoyang Peony Festival - Shenzhou Peony Garden
Across from Baima Temple scenic spot, covering an area of more than 600 mu, there are more than 800 peony varieties and 300 peony varieties in the park, which are blooming every April and may. According to the functional division, visitors can understand the millennium development history of peony in the peony cultural area, appreciate the modern scientific and technological achievements in the high-tech four season peony exhibition area, experience the peony charm in the classical landscape garden peony leisure area, enjoy the colorful peony in the peony viewing area, and enjoy the peony characteristic products in the commodity peony comprehensive area.
The peony garden is a special peony cultivation base for 2008 Beijing Olympic Games and 2010 Shanghai World Expo. As a representative of Luoyang peony, it participated in the Taipei International Flower Expo in March 2011, causing a sensation in Taiwan.
Take bus No. 56 to the railway station. In addition, there are bus No. 58 to Guanlin temple.
5. 2015 Luoyang Peony Festival - Sui and Tang City Heritage Botanical Garden
The botanical garden covers an area of 2800 mu, of which QIANZI peony garden covers an area of more than 320 mu. The QIANZI peony garden of Luoyang Sui Tang City Heritage botanical garden is the youngest of many Luoyang Peony gardens. Among them, the hundred flower garden includes all kinds of peonies in the Central Plains, the northwest, the south of the Yangtze River, the southwest and many kinds of peonies with foreign characteristics.
There is an octagonal nine color platform in the garden. Each side of the platform is divided into nine layers, and peonies of different shapes are planted. After reasonable control and careful maintenance, during the flower fair, the peonies of nine color systems, such as red, pink, purple, yellow, white, blue, green, ink and multi-color, are presented in front of the tourists at the same time, which is called "nine color platform". The nine color platform is located in the nine color garden, and becomes the most unique one in the QIANZI peony garden Scenery.
The Sui and Tang City Heritage botanical garden is located opposite to the new museum of Luoyang. On April 1 this year, the new museum of Luoyang with a new decoration will be officially opened to the public, displaying a large number of high-quality cultural relics unearthed in Luoyang, as well as more than 2000 palace treasures transferred from the Palace Museum to Luoyang in the 1970s under the instruction of Premier Zhou.
Take No. 62 to Luoyang railway station and get off at the west gate of Sui and Tang site botanical garden.