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The Botanical Garden (Gradina Botanica)

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One of the best relaxing place after a hard week

Among 40.000 different plants, you can take away yourself from a city life and feel the depth of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sinan e
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Bucharest, Romania
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A little oasis

Not a manicured garden but in the middle of an industrial area is this little oasis. Worth an hour... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Sarah D
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Troon, Scotland, United Kingdom
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One of the more striking things about this beautiful botanical garden is the fact that it is located right next to an industrial centre, complete with cooling towers, chimneys churning out everything nasty-looking, and nasty smells. That small...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Among 40.000 different plants, you can take away yourself from a city life and feel the depth of the nature. İf you would like to have a light take away, follow up the large walking ways, if you would like to feel more the nature,...More

Thank sinan e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very well curated botanical garden. Giving the visitor a feel of living very much close to the nature. A large variety of plants and trees brought from almost all parts of the world. A must visit for a nature lover.

Thank Tushar K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently went to the botanical garden and was mildly disappointed. The price was pretty good considering the lack of specimens. The one interesting thing I was able to enjoy was the botanical museum, which was quite interesting. One of the main attractions the greenhouse,...More

Thank JuanFest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These impressive university gardens were founded in 1860 and span over 170,000 square meters. Among them you can find more than ten thousand different species of plants, about half of which grow in suitable greenhouses. This is a lovely place to spend your morning hours!...More

Thank Yair1515
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The entrance fees are very reasonable and highly recommend you see the botanical museum, it was small but very informative. The Garden itself was a big disappointment. The little lake they had was dry, weeds growing everywhere - not landscaped at all, and the one...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to admit that this place is special for me. Here I spent days during school vacancies. It is a pretty large garden just outside the presidential palace. It is an alternative to the big city parks, very crowded in the summer. Entry is...More

Thank ValiMV
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this extensive garden on a quiet Monday afternoon in mid September. A map indicates areas of the garden and paths, but within the garden there are no directional signs. Roses were past their prime—a few specimens still had blossoms, but most had peaked....More

Thank CarolinaTravelers2
Reviewed 3 August 2018

A bit difficult to find, but well worth the effort. Wonderful greenhouses, rose garden, shady paths. Excellent little cafe. Friendly staff who offered us the "seniors" reduction which made it a very cheap visit !

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Do not bother with this garden. They are so rude. We walked into the gardens and then realized that we should have paid. So we went to the main entrance, only to be told the garden was shut because it was raining a little bit....More

Thank na0misum
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Not a manicured garden but in the middle of an industrial area is this little oasis. Worth an hour or so if you like a slightly wild garden. We loved it.

Thank Sarah D
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