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Orto Botanico di Palermo

Via Lincoln 2/A, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 2389 1236
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Via Lincoln 2/A, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss this run-down gem of a garden in the city center. The succulent collection alone is worth the visit.

Thank NewYorkStories
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place to go at at a hot day. You should be prepared to spend at least 3 hours within these most exciting plants.

Thank Straccoligno
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We took two hours out of our hectic day in the busy city of Palermo to discover the Botanical Garden and we enjoyed every second of it. There's a huge variety of cacti and trees we head never seen before. Definitely worth a visit if...More

Thank Annette D
Reviewed 15 November 2017

A most interesting place. Unique trees an vegetation from around the world. You will see trees with a very unusual growth pattern. The sound of the parrots makes the gardens a peaceful place to spend an afternoon

Thank joscolon
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The garden features palms and cacti, but there are many other special and raw items on exhibit. The plants are generally well labeled (of course some plants in plenty aren't always labeled). The day I was there they did not provide handbill maps, but there...More

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place to see if you have time, certainly not a must see in palermo. The fig tree was nice . Entry fee was 3-5 euro.

Thank Rachael D
Reviewed 22 October 2017

It was nice to get out of the city for a while and see some greenery. There is a large variety of plants and trees, cacti, succulents, bamboo, etc. In the centre there is a pool with water lilies and sunbathing turtles. We also saw...More

Thank leenabloxham
Reviewed 16 October 2017

If you find romance in the half-dead, dusty, and neglected, then this is the garden for you. As the admission fee is hefty (relative to what there is to see), one hopes the money charged will one day be used to improve the grounds.

Thank Califorays
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We really liked this place. It was so calm and peaceful and lively break from business of the city. We were only charged 2 euros each. Lots of interesting plants. It needs a bit of tender care but a lovely calm restful place to go...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Lovely tranquil place,calm pools,well laid out.Dont go in shorts.Pools and irrigation channels are jumping with missives.

Thank David S
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