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Botanischer Garten (Botanical Garden of the University of Vienna)

Rennweg 14 | Mechelgasse 2, Vienna 1030, Austria
+43 1 427754190
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Calm and tranquil

Vienna is Nice walked by foot and suddenly, around a corner, from the hustle in the street outside... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2018
Helenel72
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Oslo, Norway
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Lovely relaxing garden

Not huge or amazing but a very pleasant restful place for a stroll with some lovely... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2018
jdajch
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Rennweg 14 | Mechelgasse 2, Vienna 1030, Austria
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Vienna is Nice walked by foot and suddenly, around a corner, from the hustle in the street outside, or from the tourists at the palace on the other side. An oasis of trees and meadow landscape, filled with flowers and insects. And, - one is...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018

Not huge or amazing but a very pleasant restful place for a stroll with some lovely plants/flowers/trees depending on season. We were there just as the magnolias were flowering and the trees were in fresh green leaf. Respite from the hot sun.

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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

We found an entrance opposite the cafe on the side of Belvedere Palace. Winding paths and labels on the many plants and trees made for a relaxing stroll. Didn't expect many flowers to be out but there were some, plus trees breaking out into blossom....More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Honestly october is not quite good time to visit any garden. But I realized in october too that Vienna BG is lovely and peaceful place in the middle of big city. It´s full of beautiful flowers, trees... Sorry, I'm not botanist: I only have two...More

1  Thank markkup193
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

The Botanical Gaden of Vienna located next to Belvedere gardens in the 3rd district is part of the University of Vienna. It covers a huge area with more than 11.000 plants. It is such a nice walk!

1  Thank CarlaColumna123
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

Lovely free garden with interesting plants. Runs from just off Rennweg to the top of the Belvedere Gardens. A hidden gem.

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Reviewed August 3, 2017

There are wonderful displays of many types of plants, trees and shrubs to wander through with plenty of shade if the sun is at its peak.

Thank SteveCullen84
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Right beside the Belvedere Palace there's this hidden park - a botanical garden with free access to the public with an impressive history. It goes back to Maria Theresia's times - and that means that the trees are old and impressive - and it's a...More

1  Thank ullreva
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

The botanical garten is part of de larger Belvedere Garten, surrounding the Belvedere Palace. Really nice garden, especially on hot days. A peaceful retreat from the busy city to relax an hour or so. This is not a must see but when you visit the...More

Thank ludovicvn
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Very tranquil and less popular natural garden, just off to the side of the very formal Belvedere Palace Gardens. A quiet place to escape, enjoy and relax!

Thank Nick and Angel S
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