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Jardin des Plantes

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Closed Now: 08:30 - 19:45
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Lovely park

Our last day with a few hours to kill before leaving for the airport brought us here and it was a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jem68
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London
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Great place to relax

After some days of rain when the sun comes out finally, it is a perfect place to sit. Very peaceful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pradi-pradillo
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Nantes, France
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The Botanical Garden: at the heart of plants The Botanical Gardens of Nantes, with 7 hectares of green spaces in the centre of town, more than 10,000 living species, 800 square metres of greenhouses and more than 50,00 flowers planted each season...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Place Charles Leroux, 44000, Nantes, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought this would have more figures like portrayed in the picture, there was only one that I saw. The ducks and the birds were a pleasure though.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Che4_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our last day with a few hours to kill before leaving for the airport brought us here and it was a beautiful surprise, gorgeous ground to walk around on a sunny day

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jem68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After some days of rain when the sun comes out finally, it is a perfect place to sit. Very peaceful and full of life. Also a nice detail that all the plants have a little sign explaining their name.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pradi-pradillo
Reviewed 9 February 2019

I visited in winter but the Camelia's smelled very nice. The park is very well maintained and documented. Large selection of beautiful trees and plants. Would love to visit in spring or summer!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank stevahe
Reviewed 6 February 2019

Lovely, interesting garden, family friendly, cafe. Only down side were the homeless/drug addicts sleeping on the benches. Not a problem, people were seeing to them, but distressing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank maryb2107pat
Reviewed 22 November 2018

In a sunny autumn day, nice to walk and chalk, water springs, nice trees and path drive through the terroir

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank c0bra82
Reviewed 21 October 2018

What a fun place! A mix of nature and art in an interactive park. Great to relax, take a walk around the nature, watch the exotic birds and other animals that run free or even have a bite! I love the way that you can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mariana D
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This the north end of the park has lots of plants and greenhouses on display, which is interesting. However, the fun comes as you explore South, where the sleeping creature lays and various fun benches are scattered around. This park is big and has lots...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 327evelyns
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Memories of my visit to the garden is a goat jumping up on me and started to eat my shirt. It had a good mouthful before I was able to get it off. The garden is full of nice plants and the goat petting area....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tony b
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A pleasant walk along the green line will bring you to the Botanic Gardens. I enjoyed the garden of poisonous plants, ranking each plant on a scale of 1 to 5. There is also a garden of plants that existed before humans walked the planet....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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dmurmylo
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Response from c0bra82 | Reviewed this property |
I think in less than en hour , but take a rest and enjoy IT.
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fleure_11
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Response from Richard G | Reviewed this property |
Oui c'est bon avec voture chienne, en plus person avec les cheines.
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