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Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma

Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Getaway in the city

Jardin d'essai is a super place to go and just wander around and hang out. The shade of the trees... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2014
Paris, France
Awesome place to relax take your problems away

Very big and cool it was the best garden I have ever visit and ever there is some lakes there I saw... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2014
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The Botanical Garden of Algiers, Algeria History of the Garden In 1831, the French colony began undertaking remediation work on the marshlands in order to cultivate agricultural soil. By 1832, Governor General Antoine Avisard signed a decree that...more
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Rue Hassiba Ben Bouali - BP 141, Algiers 16000, Algeria
+213 21 67 14 68
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Reviewed 29 July 2014

Jardin d'essai is a super place to go and just wander around and hang out. The shade of the trees is nice on a hot day and there are lots of benches around where you can sit and read or just watch the people go...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

Very big and cool it was the best garden I have ever visit and ever there is some lakes there I saw where tarazan make his movie it was a great place to make photos and there is ice cream stores and I met very...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2014

A wonderful place to visit in Algiers. Near the Metro station and the Sofitel Hotel. We have passed an amazing time there. neally 4 hours or more. the restaurant is average but you don't have the choice there is only one. The Trees are just...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2014

good place for a walk with familly and especially children.There are nice and interesting things for children.

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Reviewed 13 February 2014

Close to the Sofitel where I was staying. Enjoyable afternoon stroll and lunch at the restaurant. Reasonable entrance fee. Good for photos of the martyr's monument on the hill above.

2  Thank crewguydc
Reviewed 30 December 2013

France conquered Algeria in 1830 and the French promptly built this park in 1832 modelled (in my personal opinion) on Versailles. It is very well kept and has a wide range of different plants and trees as well as a charming little zoo inside. The...More

5  Thank LondonXYZ1973
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Très beau jardin, bien entretenu, accessible par métro, offrant de belles vues des collines alentours et de la mer. Beautiful garden, well maintained, reachable by subway, allowing very nice views towards the surrounding hills and the sea.

4  Thank Iskandari
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Built in 1832, this garden is full of exotic trees and plants; some unique in the world. The first Tarzan movie has been filmed in the trees of this garden!

4  Thank kreembee
Reviewed 28 October 2013

Recently renovated and ,now its so beautiful and very pleasant in the heart of Algiers . very safe..and also place to eat and to have cold and hot drinks are now available

2  Thank MirouLondon
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Once you are in Algiers, this is a place that any visitor must see. Nature is outstanding there, Plants are amazing. However the place needs lot of organizatio.

1  Thank Emad B
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