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Address: Calcada Martim de Freitas, Coimbra 3000-393, Portugal
Phone Number: 00351 239 855 233
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Nice place to go.

Atmosphere is just great. You can check lots of scientific names of plants and trees. Garden and stairs are beautiful.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 6, 2015
Rgcoimbra
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

A great place to visit if you want a really nice view of Coimbra and a must go if you like garden...

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Dublin, Ireland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Atmosphere is just great. You can check lots of scientific names of plants and trees. Garden and stairs are beautiful.

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New York, NY
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I typically go to the botanical garden in any city I visit that has one. This one was pretty, but nothing exceptional. If you venture over to that side of Coimbra, stop in, but wouldn't suggest going out of your way.

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Coimbra, Portugal
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

A nice place to stop while visiting the University Unesco site or after a day walking around in the city. The down side is it closes quite early in the day.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

My husband and I got to the botanical garden through a gate next to the university and wondered to cross the park and get to the avenue near to Mondego river, however the gates were closed and we had to take a long ride to get back to the entrance.

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Coimbra, Portugal
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

It is great garden to visit. You can find a peacefull moment and see wonderfull trees from a lot of countries in there. I recomend you to visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Lovely garden with some beautiful features - sunken garden, some magnificent old trees, gorgeous linden avenue, ponds, but fairly large portion is closed and not upkept. Lovely way to walk down the hill from university.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

If you like old established unusual and rare trees and plants then this is well worth an hour or two of your time. If you like peace and tranquillity then you could find it here too. This isn't Kew Gardens but it does have some amazing old trees and whilst the gardens may not be in perfect condition, it is... More 

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Lisbon District, Portugal
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Lots of plants and trees, everithing green and fresh, a very beautiful place to visit with the family.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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284 reviews 284 reviews
37 attraction reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

An amazing park that could be great to spend an afternoon or go for a run, in the middle of the city. But most of it looks abandoned, really bad maintenance and you are not allowed to access most of it. What's the point of having such an amazing inside a city if you don't take care of it and... More 

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