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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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Very beautiful !!!

The Botanical Gardens of Balchik is the logo ot this sea town.There are different kinds of flowers,cactuses and bushes. You will like the palace of the Roumanian Queen, the 2... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The Botanical Gardens of Balchik is the logo ot this sea town.There are different kinds of flowers,cactuses and bushes. You will like the palace of the Roumanian Queen, the 2 thrones and other amazing things:) You feel like being returned to the past:)

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This place is a must visit as the gardens really are magnificent. There is a large glasshouse with cacti from around the globe plus too many rose and assorted flower beds to mention. Along the way there is also a stream and waterfall. There are also several buildings to go into which is good as it seems to be 5... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

If you are in Balchik you must go and visit the botanical gardens and also the palace of Balchik. The gardens are amazing, very beautiful and big. Usually it takes like 3-4h to see it.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Really the place deserved to visit at least one in a life time...is very beautiful garden and you can get a great pictures that will last forever. Recommendable for everyone

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bucharest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The "Palace" itself is small, more like a bigger Villa. In fact there are a number of Villas spread throughout the Gardens. It's called a palace just because it was the summer retreat to a Queen. Don't get me wrong, it's beautiful, but don't expect it to be big. The Gardens however are, big, really big. You can see many... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Very lovely gardens and it was probably very nice when there weren't so many people all over the place. There is a new entrance to park and it is a bit of a walk. They should have some water for purchase as you are pretty exhausted and thirsty by the time you make it back. There are rooms you can... More 

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Aars, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The Botanic Garden. A place that is calm and serene. Silence and good for meditation. The Castle brings you back to early times, but yet it seems modern. Especially the bathroom surpriced me. I alwasy go back to Balchik, whenever I visit Varna/Golden Sands.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I think that I could spend a whole week here! You could explore a lot of gardens and superb flowers!

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The only reason to include Balchick in your vacation plans is to admire the beautiful gardens, buildings and location of the Queen Maria palace. The town is not very developed and the beaches are extremely small ... also the water is not that clean.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Very nice and well kept gardens, and the castle buildings add a nice touch especially with the Black Sea in the background. It's rather annoying that you have to buy 2 different tickets to get in, and you don't find that out until you've already purchased the first one.

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

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