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Jerusalem Botanical Gardens

1 Yehuda Burla, Jerusalem 9371401, Israel
+972 2-679-4012
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Surprises that the food was excellent!

Food like salads were really great! Done Israeli style with lots of herbs and spices! The pastas... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
R43i43t47a47
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Bacolod, Philippines
Beautiful gardens

Although it was rather too hot we had a really enjoyable time in the gardens. My sister was in a... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
lsgoldblatt
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London
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1 Yehuda Burla, Jerusalem 9371401, Israel
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+972 2-679-4012
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Food like salads were really great! Done Israeli style with lots of herbs and spices! The pastas were great also. The servings were huge! Great place to eat and go around the garden. Can be full at lunch time.

Thank R43i43t47a47
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Although it was rather too hot we had a really enjoyable time in the gardens. My sister was in a wheelchair and we took turns pushing her up the hills. I wouldn't recommend wheelchair users doing this unless they can walk the few steps if...More

Thank lsgoldblatt
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This Botanical garden is amazing for two main reasons. First, for the preservation of many, many native plants that would have been unnoticed or extinct. Second, for the introduction into Israel of many, many, plants from all over the world.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Pleasant garden for a walk. Very well maintained. There is a tiny lake with water plants that grow in it. Sometimes ducks also. Very nice to walk with very beautiful flowers especially in the spring. There is a nice restaurant by the lake.

Thank מאיר א
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We went to the botanical garden with our children last week. Expected something different but we enjoyed. There is a nice cafe overlooking the water. Kids enjoyed feeding and looking at the ducks....

Thank Leacb
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great experience! For all the ages. Very clean and friendly. Beautiful flowers. A good escape and very calm.

Thank Daniela H
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Minuses - there is little to no shade varying on different areas of the botanical park, and during a hot summer day the gardens seem half dead. There are many walk paths but little to no sitting places, drinking water, shade from sun or rain....More

1  Thank Rinatya N
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We love the botanical gardens, we come every year to enjoy the beauty. Last time they had a special arts festival with activities for kids, and a year before, a cherry bloom festival with many different activities for kids in contex with Japan. This August...More

Thank sharon p
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful garden. Great atmosphere and children's event. Worth the visit. If you are into botanical gardens, this one is very well planned and informative. Not everything is accessible due to construction, but you don't feel that you're missing anything because of it L.

Thank Lawrence G
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The gardens of the Botanical Department of the Hebrew University,Very well planed,a huge representation of the plants of the Holy Land

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