This is the most ancient botanic garden in Europe. It was in disrepair until it was restored two years ago. Beautiful and clearly labelled plants. The modern tropical areas are well integrated. Will visit again
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Despite its historical significance, the 10 euro entry fee is a bit too much. The gift shop is nice & worth a visit, though. Many of the plants are really quite common. A bit disappointed. Visit the Basilica while you are there; it's only about...More
This is the oldest Botanical gardens in the world, set out to permit the study of medicinal plants in the mid 16th century.
Botanic Gardens can have a number of functions. In part this Botanic Garden is a museum showing us how the first botanic garden worked. It has a second area based on biodiversity which is more interesting and attempts to educate people about plants, why they...More
i liked the garden, quite relaxing and at the same time, your learn more about biodiversity, plants and enjoy the peacefullness of nature.