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Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens: Tours & Tickets

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The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens is Australia's second-oldest established in 1818. These gardens are home to the largest collection of mature conifers in the Southern Hemisphere and it also has the only subantarctic plant house in the world. A...more
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Lower Domain Road | Queens Domain, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Walked there from central Hobart using a stylish footbridge and a war memorial footpath. The gardens are quality, but not large, so you can see it all in an hour or so. There are lots of flowers in December and it looks fantastic. Don't miss the lilypond and Japanese garden.the
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Flowers and plants from so many regions.. all immaculately maintained and so very beautiful. Located fairly close to Hobart and Glenorchy, it was convenient to get to.
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If you have enough time then go ! Peaceful & beautiful ! Many kinds of flowers & trees are there. Nice place go by walking !
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The gardens can be reached on foot (one hour per way from the city centre) and are wonderfully kept, full of interesting plants and flowers.
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Response from Dani-rtbg, Front Office Manager at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you Lorella L for your review! The Gardens are an excellent spot for a day visit, or just a few hours, and we're glad to know you found your way to be able to enjoy the interesting plants and flowers. While a bit of a walk to/from the city, the Red Decker bus does offer a discount rate for RTBG visitors ($8 round trip) - it does make the travel time a bit easier on the feet! We hope you can return to the Gardens for another visit soon.
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Stunning. The hard work and preservation is evident in this magical garden. A must for visitors and locals as often as possible.
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Response from Dani-rtbg, Front Office Manager at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you, amfasnacht for your review. There is so much beauty to see in the Gardens and, as Australia's premiere cold-climate gardens, the colder months showcase how beautiful the changing seasons can be! We're glad to hear you experienced the beauty of the Gardens, and we hope you can return for another visit soon.
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