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Orto Botanico di Lucca

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Address: Via del Giardino Botanico 14, 55100 Lucca, Italy
Phone Number: 0583/583086
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Incredible! You must visit it!

What a great Botanic Garden! it is sooo beautiful! You should not miss it! Reserve some time, at least 2/3hours. It is a bless! Please give me a helpfull vote! Thank you.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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Lucca, Italy
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

If you want a break after walking the myriad of narrow streets of Luca you should definitely go to the Botanical Garden just beside Le Mura and the the Complex of San Miccheletto. A beautiful garden that makes you feel good and happy to have the opportunity to be near nature in an Italian designed garden.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

What a great Botanic Garden! it is sooo beautiful! You should not miss it! Reserve some time, at least 2/3hours. It is a bless! Please give me a helpfull vote! Thank you.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This botanical garden is located beneath the city walls. The garden itself is small though. It is quiet. Ideal for you to rest before you continue on your journey.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Sheltered by the South Eastern part of Le Mura, the Garden is a peaceful place to spend an hour away from the bustle. A few more benches would be appreciated. The highlight is the pond, which you can cross by a narrow wooden bridge. Make sure you stop to read the Legend of 17th Century Lucchese beauty Lucida Mansi and... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

A fairly hidden spot, which however is a true pearl. It might be very small as a botanical garden, but it is proportioned to the size of the town. Perfect for a 1 hour visit to get out of the summer heat, protected by the shade of the trees.

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Dublin Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is a quite modest Botanical Garden as such gardens go. However it was a very pretty and peaceful oasis for a sheltered walk and sit down. Charges were €2 for Seniors - €3 other adults. Lovely place to bring some lunch and relax

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Eye, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Tucked away just inside the city walls, the garden is not large and is mainly informal with some magnificent specimen trees. The edible plants section was a bit haphazard and not worth spending time on. For a quiet change from the hustle and bustle of the main sites, it is good. I rushed it as thunder was rumbling around and... More 

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 390 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

The Lucca Orto Botanico is worth visiting if you are looking for a peaceful hour walking through a varied landscape of trees and plants. The entrance fee is modest. One can also view the gardens from the Mura walk above the town. Within the gardens (which are actually quite small) there are a lot of mature trees and shrubs, a... More 

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

While not large in area, the botanical garden in Lucca is a quiet and pretty place to visit. It is located in Via del Giardino Botanico just under the City's wall in the south east area.

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Sussex
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Lucca Botanical Garden is an oasis calm within the charming city of Lucca. It nestles against the old city walls and is accessed from the Via del Giardino Botanico. The entry charge is only 3 euros and for that price its worth a visit. It's not large, it takes about half an hour to wander round, but has quite a... More 

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Additional Information about Orto Botanico di Lucca

Address: Via del Giardino Botanico 14, 55100 Lucca, Italy
Phone Number: 0583/583086
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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