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Hunter Valley Gardens

Broke Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
61 2 4998 4000
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$153*
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Hunter Valley Wine Tasting Day Tour from Sydney
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Pokolbin
Type: Gardens, Outdoors
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English first
NSW
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

A must see. 1.5 million lights. A wonderful experience for people of all ages. Something not to be missed.

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Service at the restaurant was extremely disappointing and amateurish. Kitchen seemed to be on "slow" and our steaks were neither medium (me) nor medium well (my husband).

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Livingston, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Nice walk but lack of proper signage. Some locations are very shady so in the summer it is still not overbearing with open space.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
30 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Not too sure how the gardens look by daylight - quite impressive I'd imagine, however the Christmas illuminations were fantastic, best we've seen and we traveled from Scotland to see them. Well worth the entrance fee, kids will just love them. :)

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

This is the second year we have attended, and our now 3 year old loved it. Last year we went on a Saturday night in mid December and it was too busy and stifling for our liking. This year the husband got a last minute RDO for Monday, so we went up on Sunday night and stayed the night. It... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

The garden is set out in a very practical and beautiful way. Although I am an adult of some years I have to admit I really enjoyed walking through the nursery rhyme gardens, this is so well done, the statues are fantastic, 'Mad Hatters Tea Party', 'Jack and Jill', 'Ding Dong Dell', 'Humpty Dumpty' etc. etc.. Fantastic place for taking... More

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
12 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

Have visited the gardens many times since planting and it has grown in stature. This time of year with the extra foliage was spectacular ( I usually come here in the winter months), we went back at night for the 'Christmas lights' very spectacular well worth the half hour Waite in line to get into gardens ( Buy tickets online!)... More

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Canberra, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Those gardens were very impressive. We easily spent 2 hours there. Lots of wildlife! So neat and tidy everywhere, nice lookouts... It was worth it but i still think that the entry was expensive and I felt like it was just a big tourist attraction. In the spirit i think i prefer the gardens in the Blue mountains, where it... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

This is an absolute MUST!!!!!! I don't think there is anything like it in the world. Pre-buy your tickets so you do no have to line up.

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SINGAPORE
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

these are the most beautiful gardens i have ever seen, and supurbly manicured. the childrens story garden is a must see, and not just for the little kids, i actually think the adults appreciate it more. take your own picnic lunch or eat at the cafe. you need a good 2 hrs for a leisurely walk to see it all.... More

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