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Limbe Botanic Garden

P.O Box 437, Limbe, Cameroon
237 333 26 20
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Nice to wander

Attractive gardens worth an hour of your time to wander . I liked the west African medicinal herb... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
rosade
,
Rabat, Morocco
via mobile
Unexpected gem in Limbe

We stopped in Limbe with a cruise group. Very well maintained botanical garden with good staff... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Radarman123
,
Central Florida, Florida
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good42%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“plants” (9 reviews)
“river” (3 reviews)
“paths” (3 reviews)
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P.O Box 437, Limbe, Cameroon
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237 333 26 20
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Attractive gardens worth an hour of your time to wander . I liked the west African medicinal herb plant section .

Thank rosade
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We stopped in Limbe with a cruise group. Very well maintained botanical garden with good staff. After first visit - returned for a cultural show at the garden. Very nice.

Thank Radarman123
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Our guide, Adolf, was very informative, told us all about this fertile garden, where they preserve plant and tree species that have medicinal or other qualities. It is a beautiful place - bring long pants and bug spray.

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I had an amazing visit to the Limbe Botanic Garden. After Down Beach, this is a MUST. I had previously gone there with friends, and we had just wandered around, loving every part of it, as it is a gorgeous place. This time, we hired...More

Thank deboraflowers
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Pretty amazing selection of trees an plants, several well over 100 years old. Without a guide, we would have totally missed nearly all of the interesting trees; ironwood, nutmeg, coffee, starfruit, ficus, yohimbe, and many palms. Intreresting medicinal uses for many plants too. There is...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We loved walking through the gardens at this sanctuary for fauna . There are amazing century aged trees and buildings. We enjoyed getting of the path and walking by the river where we found manificiant trees.

Thank AliGoebel
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We were visiting Cameroon with one of my best friends, who is from Cameroon. She was shocked at the state of the gardens, but we nevertheless had a superinteresting experience. The guide we had knew everything about every tree. I was down with a cold...More

Thank Josta W
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

I read the other reviews and agree that the signage and general information could be better. However, it a lovely way to pass a few hours walking through a cared for garden that has a large array of fascinating plants and runs alongside the river....More

1  Thank Barry O
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Very well laid out, with lots of different plants, a natural amphitheatre. Highlight was visiting the British War Graves there.

Thank Juan W
Reviewed 13 March 2015

I have visited most of the beaches on the west coast of Africa. Seme Beach is one of the most beautiful beach on the west coast of Africa. You definitely want to experience beach life at Seme beach when you are on visit to Cameroon.

Thank EngineerOse
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