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Jardin Botanique et Exotique Val Rahmeh

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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“exotic plants”(9 reviews)
“lily pond”(6 reviews)
Facing the sea, the exotic botanical garden has a subtropical microclimate unique in France. The temperature annual average 17°C. Experiment garden, greenhouse with rare plants, it houses beautiful collections of palm trees, bamboos, citrus-fruit...more
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Avenue Saint Jacques, 06500, Menton, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is totally out of this World. Incredible in every way. The lay out is fantastic. Amazing Caves, plus a wonderful museum.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Nice walk round gardens although unfortunately slightly early for water lilies etc. Lots of interesting bamboo and cactuses.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank JanandDavid
Reviewed April 17, 2019

A really lovely garden to explore. The path meanders around through many different section, each interesting in their own right. Nice and shady on a hot day! Quite a bit of history to catch up on as well. Now run by the Jardin des Plantes...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank palmpirate
Reviewed January 16, 2019

We arrived only an hour before lunchtime closing so had to rush our visit, but even so, it was an amazing experience. The guy running the place from behind the ticket desk was very knowledgable and helpful. We will be going back for sure -...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank 928JohnF
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Do take the audio tour, it really brings the garden to life. It's a fascinating walk through beautiful gardens encompasing many styles and interesting plants

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Danielle E
Reviewed October 16, 2018

This garden is so unique and tranquil. When you enter the garden, you walk along a path surrounded by palms and flowers. After a few meters, you will see a building where you will get a ticket, you will find toilets and a souvenirs shop,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Even tought im not usually fascinated by flowers and trees in general , it was a great surprise. The garden contains a huge variety of many plants wich are set out by regions ; ; surrounded by trees with a wonderful view on the sea...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank david t
Reviewed October 6, 2018

We took train from Nice to Menton and climbed up the Cemetery waking along the adjoining road to these gardens that easily match Kew Gardens in London for their exotica The gardens can also be approached from the Menton shoreline. However a word of warning...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ron s
Reviewed October 1, 2018

The garden is very near the hotel Napoleon where we were staying. It has a large variety of exotic plants and a lovely lily pond. Unfortunately I was bitten many times!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

I think this is a good value for money excursion if you are in Menton or surrounding areas. It is a short walk from the town - someone suggested 30-40 minutes but it took us 27 minutes by going through the tunnel under the old...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank JANEY2909
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