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Nice little gardens

Small but very pleasant. Circular path. Nice pond with koi carp and terrapins. Garden nicely laid... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Derby, United Kingdom
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I'm Turning Japanese - Again !

This is the third time we have visited the botanic gardens and it still delights and provides... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Chris C
Horsham, United Kingdom
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18 Aug 2017
“Nice little gardens”
28 Jun 2017
“I'm Turning Japanese - Again !”
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Small but very pleasant. Circular path. Nice pond with koi carp and terrapins. Garden nicely laid out. Some lovely bonsai. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank LisaA196
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is the third time we have visited the botanic gardens and it still delights and provides plenty to photograph. You can even get the little free shuttle electric bus there.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Chris C
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Pleasant if small garden , well laid out and acess via a circular route of pathways and definitely worth a visit ,a very relaxing oasis.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Brian W
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A very pretty garden, if you are in the area it is really worth seeing, it is very tinny and on a nice day a lovely quite place to sit and just enjoy nature.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

A lovely peaceful oasis. Lots of different plants and flowers with paths going up and down, over a red bridge. Admission free.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ponners
Reviewed 20 September 2016

French gardens often disappoint, but this one did not. Generally, I found the Pays Basque to be more "horticulturally inclined" than other parts of France. Also there is no charge so worth a little time.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank AndreaSussex_England
Reviewed 14 October 2015

The Jardin is in a bastion of the old wall, surrounded by the moat-turned-park. It's a small, pleasant spot, with twisty lanes, some restful nooks and (for the kids) a fair bit of exploration to do. The international plant collection is nice but not large,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 8 July 2015

In this place, there's no pressure whatsoever! Pass by it if you have enough time before visiting the cathedral. I was lucky enough to find a cart that sells amazing American cookies and coffee right at the front of the garden's stairs. Also, if you...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Modhayan
Reviewed 27 June 2015

We were very shocked that the garden was minute, certainly not good for the disabled and closed at luchtimes. Why the staff couldn't have staggered lunches to cater for the tourists, I don't know? Most of the plants were marked incorrectly or not even there....More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank val h
Reviewed 25 June 2015

An easy walk from the center of Bayonne. Well laid out and very easy to get around, nice place to rest after downtown shopping district.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Edward H
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