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“Good but not Magnificent” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya

Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya
A5, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #13 of 15 Attractions in Nuwara Eliya
Type: Gardens, Parks, Outdoors
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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“Good but not Magnificent”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

The Victoria park is good to spend some time leisurely but there is not much things to see and do other than the beautiful flowers.

Visited July 2013
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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“Not much to see - but take the binoculars just in case”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Possibly too early in the year so not much flowering but it is very well maintained and a pleasant stroll up to town.

Birds in some numbers but you need to go early, take the bins because the trees are high and distances quite long.

From my hotel (The Grand) an easy walk and worth doing just the once.

Visited February 2014
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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“Magnificent English Arboretum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Beautifully kept. Locals picnicking. Wonderful trees, all labeled. A splendid walk through history. Well worth the special 'foreigners' entry fee rate.

Visited February 2014
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Mumbai
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“A normal Park!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Its just another park. Money they charge from Non Lankans is not worth the visit. But if you are staying for a longer time in NE then, please visit to spend time.

Visited December 2013
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Munich, Germany
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“Enjoyable experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We have really enjoyed our walk in the park and did not find it badly maintained. After a travelling a while it is nice to wander in a park for once :-)

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