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La Concepcion - Jardin Botanico-Historico de Malaga

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Address: Camino Del Jardin Botanico, 3, 29014 Malaga, Spain
Phone Number: 34 951926180
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Description: A beautiful 19th century garden full of exotic flowers and ancient Roman...
A beautiful 19th century garden full of exotic flowers and ancient Roman statues.
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Outstanding botanical garden

Plant lovers as well as those who appreciate historical sites should not miss this outstanding garden. It is a combination of a scientific botanical garden combined with the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Plant lovers as well as those who appreciate historical sites should not miss this outstanding garden. It is a combination of a scientific botanical garden combined with the amazing old plantings around the olriginal mansion of what was at one time a private property. Both areas are wonderful with many plants not normally seen in Europe. Palm fanciers will note... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Went to check out the gardens on a very windy day, got the bus there and found they were closed because of the high winds. Sucked a bit as it wasn't really as windy at the gardens as it was in town. Lesson to learn here don't go if it's blowing a gale !

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Took the No 2 bus from the city centre, it drops you a 10 minute walk away from the gardens but is more frequent than the tour bus. We went on a Thursday and as a bonus there was a local street market that the bus passes on the main road, so perhaps not a wasted trip after all. Didn't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I visited the gardens in 1996 -ok its a while ago. It was January and they were pruning the Wisteria, but the trees and ferns were still worth seeing -a couple of Roman items are in the gardens too. I spent about 2 hours walking around. i then went to the Alhambra at Granada.

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Sonoma, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Catch the little red bus outside the Maria Zambrano train station (head towards Southeast direction) the bus stops on the Calle Explanada de la Estacion about every 1.5 hours. (NOTE: It does not stop any longer at the bus station) .The bus was also headed to the auto musuem, we did not get off, just stay on and it loops... More 

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Courtice, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We hopped on a bus and then had to walk a bit but was worth the walk there is another bus (red bus)which stops right in front but the times did not work out for us. The place is a wonderful place to spend a day and anyone who enjoys gardens and plants would enjoy the visit. The paths were... More 

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Hayward, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Great variety of plants and well-labelled. Fabulous views of the city and sea. Lots to look at even in the winter. Nice little cafe serving salads, quiche and sandwiches.

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Torremolinos, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

This attraction is at its best in the Summer months when all the plants trees and shrubs are looking their loveliest It is hard to imagine that this wonderful area lies so close to the busy motorway. Once inside the Gardens you are in another world. This was once a private house where the owners travelled the world indulging their... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We went in December and too little was in bloom to enjoy. I can imagine it could be wonderful. A couple of bits of advice the number 2 bus gets you close but you are left with a 20 minute walk which is not pretty perhaps in the summer they a have another bus. Secondly the food in the little... More 

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Orebic, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I spent one afternoon in garden. Nice, relaxing, chilling...if you like nature be there for few hours. It is really healty :)

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