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Orto Botanico di Lucca

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Lovely spot to stop and sit under the trees

This place is tiny but if you are staying in the centre of Lucca and want to sit and sunbathe or... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Leeds, United Kingdom
Walk through beautiful gardens

The Botanical Gardens in Lucca are not to be missed. Once entering the visitor is given a map of... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Naples, Florida
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  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“green oasis”(3 reviews)
“lovely pond”(3 reviews)
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Via del Giardino Botanico 14, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 583086
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 July 2015

What a great Botanic Garden! it is sooo beautiful! You should not miss it! Reserve some time, at least 2/3hours. It is a bless! Please give me a helpfull vote! Thank you.

3  Thank Maclean318
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Bring bug spray in the summer. Whew there are a lot of mosquitoes. And I suggest walking the wall to get there, because the walk along the street in town is hot. Also, the entrance to the garden is not where Google Maps takes you,...More

3  Thank Maegan M
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We spotted it on a walk around the wall Only small but ideal for a wander Lilly pond under trees in shade with turtles Not expensive

Thank Mick L
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Too many reviewers are looking for Central Park in the middle of Lucca! This your not going to get, however take half and house and loose yourself in the tranquil gardens, walk around the pond and relax! Not every second needs to be rushed. The...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I love gardens so i went one day & wandered around. When I was leaving I found out that on Fridays you can get a guided tour with a knowledgeable guide. Included in the price, there was live music a few hours later in the...More

2  Thank paradisemarty
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We saw the lily pond from the wall and thought it warranted a visit but apart from the pond the garden is poorly maintained and the glasshouses are almost empty and could be an asset with a little more care and attention. The pond was...More

Thank Eleanor H
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This place is tiny but if you are staying in the centre of Lucca and want to sit and sunbathe or read a book this is a great spot. It is so peaceful but it is very little

Thank HappenUpon
Reviewed 10 July 2016

The pond is lovely but that is about all there is here, not worth the entry free, especially with so many other lovely things in Lucca.

Thank celticgirlLondon
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Some other reviewers have said, this garden is not well-maintained, and is in need of a lot of care and attention. It is small, tucked up inside the walls of Lucca, and it was pleasant strolling for ten minutes or so through the grassy areas...More

1  Thank Ttravellingfan
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The Botanical Gardens in Lucca are not to be missed. Once entering the visitor is given a map of the area and can easily stroll through the gardens and enjoy their beauty. The variety of trees and plants was very good/from all over the world...More

Thank kdbooklady22
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Lots to see. Great variety of plants, some lovely colours. Nice seating areas to take your ease. Concession ticket gets you into Guinigi Tower as well.

Thank Dargie
Reviewed 18 May 2016

A varied selection of plants including water lilies and herbs. I went around with two friends and we all found something of interest.

Thank Nicola M
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17 October 2018|
Response from vinblue | Reviewed this property |
4 euro each or 3 euro for concessions.
23 July 2017|
Response from spadap1 | Reviewed this property |
Non lo so. I don't know. I've never seen any dogs.
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Response from 658JaneE | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't remember offhand!! The website should have the info.