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Palace and Botanical Gardens of Balchik

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Address: 2 km west of town, Balchik, Bulgaria
Phone Number: 057 92529
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You van not imagine what can be build in a time when they didn't have that much technology! I guess you only have to be a queen! The place is filled with gardens ,buildings that... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

You van not imagine what can be build in a time when they didn't have that much technology! I guess you only have to be a queen! The place is filled with gardens ,buildings that are built to give you the most beautiful views you can get of the black see! Balchik is really nice...but this is taken out of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Last year in our visit to Bulgaria we stopped at Balchik to see this place. I stood breathless. I have seen a lot of castles in Spain, but nothing could compare to this place. Must visit in Bulgaria.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The palace and the garden are a Balchik landmark. Apart from the confusion with the tickets (the estabilshment is run by two public entities and one needs to tickets -- one for the gardens and one for the buildings), this was a very enjoyable exprience. The botanica gardens have areas with water lillies, roses, cacti and more. The buidlings include... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

this is the third time I've been to Balcick on the way back to Romania. I love the gardens and the view to the sea. The Queen Mary castle is also something to see.

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Oradea, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The botanical gardens and the Queen Marie of Romania palace are both breathtaking. Situated on the shore of the Black Sea the gorgeous view and the incredibly colourful gardens are a sight to behold, along with the lovely architecture that makes you day dream about living there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The University Botanical Gardens are quite well done. We visited in June and the trees and flowers were quite impressive. (I'm guessing that January would not be a ideal time to go there.) We especially liked that almost everything was labeled with the botanical name, which is helpful if you are not fluent in Bulgarian. There were some very unusual... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

It's an amazing place that you shouldn't miss!! You'll be amazed by all the mother nature's beauties from all over the world! There are a lot of souvenir shops and traditional restaurants and people are very friendly and helpfull.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This place has an odd amount of cacti. Like loads. For some reason I found that weird. The grounds were lovely enough but I've definitely see better.

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Lancs UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Excellent scenic gardens, fantastic scenery and very atmospheric The gardens are very scenic relaxing and peaceful .Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The Garden is quite nice in general, altho alot of the plants were somewhat dry when I was there. The "Palace" was quite small (like bigger cottage or a smaller house) and with no guidance. Kinda like a mini museeum where you had to read everything on small signs.. There was also a small exibition of modern art, with neon... More 

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Address: Address: 2 km west of town, Balchik, Bulgaria
Phone Number: 057 92529
Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Dobrich Province  >  Balchik

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