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Orto Botanico

Via Sant'Ignazio da Laconi 11, 09123, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 675 3512
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Morning visit

Went here in the early morning before the heat got up. A nice pleasant walk around. Make sure you... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Oldham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Only a botanist would think this worth the effort

This could be so much better if you could get a cold drink (from the ticket desk maybe) and then... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
John P
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Via Sant'Ignazio da Laconi 11, 09123, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Went here in the early morning before the heat got up. A nice pleasant walk around. Make sure you pick up a copy of the site map as it would be a quick visit if you did not know what to look for.

Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This could be so much better if you could get a cold drink (from the ticket desk maybe) and then this might quality as somewhere to spend the of the worst of a sweltering day. Steps and steep slopes to some buildings would preclude anyone...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here one hot afternoon and paid the 4€ each entrance fee. You get a little map although most highlights aren't numbered or marked well , you can work it out yourself. It was fairly quiet and there are a couple of nice cool spots...More

Thank mikezhivago
Reviewed 23 August 2017

over on the north east of the the town are the botanical gardens Will keep you occupied for an hour or more depending how much you like green pointy stuff Lots of palms,grasses and cactus a few fishies and a pond well there would have...More

Thank mileso o
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

A great place to spend a couple of hours in the shade on a sweltering day in this peaceful idyll in the centre of Cagliari Use the guided tour sheet, it's informative and gives the walk a structure as it is actually quite a big...More

1  Thank spuddybike
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Interesting enough but in 35degC the walk up from town was warm! Once there a very calm garden with interesting creatures.

Thank Nojh007
Reviewed 24 July 2017

These gardens are modest in size but nicely laid out, There are a range of plants and trees from various places round the globe and plenty of places to sit and take it in. Take a picnic. (There are loos and they are well maintained)....More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 18 July 2017

It's an impressive collection. We spent a morning there and enjoyed the plants and wildlife. Only downside was that the explanatory leaflet had been photocopied (black and white) so the colour-coding made no sense. Minor quibble though.

Thank Paddy R
Reviewed 17 July 2017

It was a pleasant experience to see the botanical garden in Cagliari. They have a range of C3, C4 and CAM plants in this garden. I have been to several botanical gardens in Europe and Australia before, so I was not highly impressed. If you...More

Thank DrBeeee
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is a delightful place and particularly ideal for a hot day. Not only is everything very well cared for, signposted and labelled and we were given an excellent and very informative leaflet when we bought our entry ticket. We didn't have time to go...More

Thank Jinty27
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