Botanical Gardens, Open: 7-5 Conservatory 8:30-4:30 Entrance: 2.50rmb (student) 5.00rmb (adult) Wofosi: 5.00rmb Conservatory: 40.00rmb (student) 50.00rmb (adult) Set ticket (include entrance and Conservatory): 36.00rmb per 20 students and get one free ticket for adult From Summer Palace. Continue straight onto Xiangyi Lu and drive 10 km and turn right to the parking lot. From 5th ring road. Exit at fragrant Hik; drive .8 km and turn right into parking lot
Flower World, Location: Between the south of the Third and Fourth ring roads, to the southeast of the Yuquanying Overpass. Admission: 48 yuan (US$5.8) To get there: Take bus number 740, 736, 603 to Caoqiao Station, or 719, 819, 381, 977, 962, 937 to Majialou; if driving, leave the Third or Fourth ring roads at the Caoqiao Exit. Contact: tel 8750 0840, fax 6752 0526
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In the Kempinski area; Proper kitchen and foreigner instructors; can tailor menu to our needs; cost about 200RMB per person per session but negotiable for larger groups
Eugene Low has a contact with Pacific Century Mall and The 1949 Hidden City that could possibly organise different types of cooking class - Chinese/Western.
In Sanlitun; willing to work with groups (usually small though); instructions in English as owners are from Germany and Singapore; baking more than cooking.