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Royal Botanical Gardens

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Address: Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Very nice walk in the middle of the City.

Lots of local bird watching here. Very nice walk with wheelchair access paths. Public bathroom also available. If you need transport here I suggest Sherwin - he's honest... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Lorette, Manitoba
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Lorette, Manitoba
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lots of local bird watching here. Very nice walk with wheelchair access paths. Public bathroom also available. If you need transport here I suggest Sherwin - he's honest, reliable and reasonable priced. His WhatsAp # (free just download the ap) is 1-868-399-5486 or cell 1-868-785-0097. Feel free to tell him you saw the recommendation on Trip Advisor. This guy is... More 

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New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just off the Queens Park Savannah, this is an interesting garden. Lots of trees, green lawns. They also had an orchid house, but it was closed though you could see some of the plants from outside the fence. Seems a place where locals come to take a stroll or just enjoy the shade in the afternoon heat. Saw people on... More 

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Thank KANewYork
Tacarigua, Saint George, Trinidad and Tobago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

These gardens are beautiful, scenic and serene. Just to walk through the trees and plants from so many places in the world, you feel the peace and quiet. To see the birds and squirrels eating fruits and scurrying up the trees and across the well kept lawn. Martial art person doing a dance while someone lie beneath a tree reading... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This wonderfully planned and executed open space of 62 acres (25 hectares) was established not long in to British colonisation of this island; in 1818 to be exact. The Gardens boast over 700 trees, not all that grand as Botanical Gardens go, but the setting is superb, with well-laid and defined pathways, signs in both English and the botanical Latin... More 

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautiful place is very serene and lies between the Zoo and the President's house. You can also access Lady Chancellor's Hill from here. It is a good place for a stroll or a picnic. On Sunday mornings you can see some groups doing yoga here. Best time to visit is mid morning or early afternoon when the sun is... More 

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Thank Lily1112014
Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful landskaped garden filled with an exotic array of plants .It is a lovely way to spend the day with a picnic and with friends.

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Thank karen g
India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As far as botanical gardens go...this one is ok...nothing really Royal about it...but still a place to see...

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Thank calypsobob2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

The gardens are a cool and peaceful place in a bustling fairly industrial city. Very nice for a stroll. Have some coconut water when walking back

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Thank Marjorie M
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017

I will admit to not being overly interested in gardens. However, there isn't much information on the plants/trees and why they were in the gardens. It was a very nice afternoon walk though.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

This place is free of entry and is a great place to come and have a picnic...the variety of plants and trees was interesting, but it won't rock your world!!!

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