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Pondicherry Botanical Gardens

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Address: Nr. New Bus Stand | Old Tamil town, Pondicherry, India
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+91 99233 65432
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Educational private garden in the center of Pondicherry.in a short place,...

Educational private garden in the center of Pondicherry.in a short place, you can discover many flowers of Tamil Nadu, with information on the botanical names of many sort that you will have the opportunity to meet in your journey in India.Jacques created this very restful place of exchanges and sharings of knowledge with besides the exhibitions of painting, photography and sculptures.

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a big garden with hardly any botanical focus

These gardens are a disappointment if you are looking for a botanical slant to your visit. There are no labels by the trees to enhance the botanical experience The restaurant... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

These gardens are a disappointment if you are looking for a botanical slant to your visit. There are no labels by the trees to enhance the botanical experience The restaurant had only chips on offer during lunch time A visit here is ok if you wish to be in a spacious, leafy garden, but if you are looking for a... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place to roam. Around and spend some time with family and friends... Place is situated in the town only and access is pretty easy..

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was quite surprised with this place. Has a wide variety of plants and information on them. However I felt it wasn't well maintained which is a pity.

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Agra, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So you can easily spend 2 hours with your family , friends !! entry fee 20rs for adult and 5 rs for kids 1) Lots of places to take good pictures especially with giant and unusual trees , which i hadn't seen any where 2) Toy train , you can sit with yours kids ticket 10rs for adult and 5... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a definitely a nice place to visit and relax and get away from hot sun. Since it's a Botanical Garden, there are lot of trees to keep you in shade. Entrance fee is Rs. 20 for Adults and free for children below 12. There was a kid's play area and an aquarium inside the Garden. Surprisingly, the aquarium... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All the city been occupied with the concrete forest but still this garden survives inside the heart of the town - this is with lot of tree on its king there was a jolly train ride inside famous and it has an aquarium inside

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The botanical garden is not well maintained. It has 4 "attractions" - 1) Kid's Play Area - Nothing special here, just like any other kids park with swings, see saws, etc. 2) Lotus Pond - The pond was dirty without any Lotus. 3) Musical Fountain - No water in the fountain. 4) Toy train - Out of Order. The trees... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

nicely maintained gardens right next to the seaside promenade which appear to be an extension of the promenade

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Clean, green and beautiful garden to spend the day. It has pretty flowers, huge trees, amazing play areas, and nice statues. It is great for photography. Entry fee is around Rs 40. It has huge open spaces and greenery. Must visit!

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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

Great places to visit which gave me peace and relaxation and much resourceful energy and the environment made me pleasant.

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