Famous around the world for its sheer size and wealth of botanical information, the South China Botanical Garden of the Chinese Academy of Sciences continues to draw thousands of visitors. Focusing on research in ecology as well as a truly breathtaking sight with its numerous gardens, a ticket to the garden will be more than just a stroll. You can visit its numerous greenhouses: Alpine & Arctic Plants, Aquatic Plants, Mediterranean plants, Tropical Plants and Desert Plants. There are also individual gardens dedicated to specific categories of blossoms and flora than you can explore. There’s a garden for magnolias, gingers, orchids, medicinal herbs, bonsai, camellias, bamboo, as well as rare and endangered plants. All this time, you’ll be able to learn about the various plants and discover how they participate in creating an ecosystem not just for the local wildlife but for people as well. It’s a beautiful and wholly educational journey into this magical garden.