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Orto Botanico di Lucca

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Wonderful trees

We really enjoyed our walk around the botanic gardens. A couple of gardeners were working there... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
hillfieldjp
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Attractive garden just off the walls

Lucca's walls give great access all around the city. Nothing is ever far off and this charming... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
John P
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

A pleasant stroll through nice gardens, well labelled plants, a good succulent collection and a pond legend.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our walk around the botanic gardens. A couple of gardeners were working there, tidying the gardens. The border of rhododendrons must be beautiful in late spring. Even so, it is a well tended garden and the sculpture exhibition worked in well. The...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Did the gardens as part of the combined ticket with the two towers so felt like we were getting a good deal on entrance fee. Gardens are small but I loved the large collection of orchids (I haven't see so many since I visited Hawaii)...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Lucca's walls give great access all around the city. Nothing is ever far off and this charming small garden is no exception. Created when every Renaissance city had such a garden this retains charm and beauty with plants labelled for those wishing to know identities.

Thank John P
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very interesting to see, it's not big but very nice to walk in. The art collection was very well integrated and the flowers were lovely! Funny pond with a nice story ;)

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Small entrance fee and small garden. Makes a lovely break from hot city walking. Lovely camellia trees and a great cactus collection and herb garden. You would be hard pushed to spend more than an hour here, although some lovely plants to look at. Lovely...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

More a botanical garden than a flower garden it is still a lovely way to spend an hour away from shops and tourists.

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely garden to visit. Extremely peaceful. Interesting plants and shady places to sit and contemplate.

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 17 July 2017

A bit disappointing as nothing of great interest. You pass on your way to the wall which runs around the town so worth a visit but 3 euros is a bit costly for what there is. Somewhere for a drink would have been good.

Thank Brian440
Reviewed 13 July 2017

It was very well signposted all the way through lucca so we didn't have any problem in finding it . Very reasonable entry charge . We saw so many trees that were new to us and everything was very well looked after. A lovely quiet...More

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4 euro each or 3 euro for concessions.
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Non lo so. I don't know. I've never seen any dogs.
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Sorry, I can't remember offhand!! The website should have the info.
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