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All reviews palm trees san giacomo beautiful garden an oasis pleasant stroll overlooking the valley surrounding hillsides convent hotel public gardens evening stroll park bench play park relaxed atmosphere picnic lunch old town couple of hours the main street
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Nice peaceful garden to wander round even in late October/early November. It must be even more colourful in the warmer months.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 5 November 2018

After a morning of touring, we stopped nearby, bought some sandwiches, and found a park bench to relax and eat lunch. It was very peaceful and a little cooler than on the street.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank showmemo61
Reviewed 1 November 2018

A very pleasant place to take a break from sightseeing. Shady tree lined paths and several old churches. Great views from parapet

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bellini6
Reviewed 25 October 2018

It’s the oldest of the 4 gardens in Ragusa, built around 1858. It stands on a spur of rock overlooking the Irminio Valley and there are some spectacular views overlooking the valley. The entrance is a magnificent avenue of palm trees. There are elaborate benches...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ScarboroughFair
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Here its seems one can always find a shady bench under the wonderful collection of palms. Several beautiful churches are located inside, with nice views to the countryside beyond the garden's border. The garden is small, and does not take much time to see.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Gibraltarfan
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours here: great spot to eat a packed lunch, then to walk along an avenue of palm trees, admire views of the valleys around, dip into one or two historic buildings. Worth a detour. Un pèlerin.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank unPelerin
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Good sized gardens with great views over the surrounding countryside. There are a number of seating areas, play area for kids and a cafe. There is also a church. A good place to stop and rest after hiking around Ibla !

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andy M
Reviewed 20 September 2018

What a beautiful park to relax and walk around anytime of day! There is a little play park nearby for children. This is a great place for photos too! If you are lucky like I was, you might even see a wedding in the church...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

A good spot to sit and chill. Excellent views, too. Grab arancini and chinotto from a local shop and much away in the shade.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BP_explorer
Reviewed 16 September 2018

good as a complement of a day visit to Ragusa, you can walk, stay and there are many restaurant close to there

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ALEJANDRO B
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