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Parco Botanico Villa Rocca

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Nice park to have a wander in

We came here to have a wander and let our two young sons explore and let off some steam. It was... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2017
London, United Kingdom
pieceful walk for one euro

we were in Chiavari on a managed tour and had free time. This park land is a pleasant walk round... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2016
David B
Leeds, United Kingdom
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May 28, 2018
“Amazing views and wonderful find”
Apr 19, 2017
“Nice park to have a wander in”
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Via Parma no 378, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

This place is a real treat to wonder round. Wonderful plant and tree specimens. Uphill walk so not for the faint hearted. I think they have a wheelchair trail. Some statues hidden an old buildings. Looks like they're starting to restore some of them as...More

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed April 19, 2017

We came here to have a wander and let our two young sons explore and let off some steam. It was lovely for that - nice paths that meander around, a pond with fish and turtles, some ok views from the top and plenty of...More

Thank linc2068
Reviewed September 6, 2016

we were in Chiavari on a managed tour and had free time. This park land is a pleasant walk round with good views of the town.

Thank David B
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful park which is very peaceful with stunning views over Chiavari. In some parts it needs some TLC, but nothing major. Worth a visit for only 1€

Thank Sqigglefish
Reviewed July 21, 2016

The Parco Botanico Villa Rocca is beautiful to walk around, the grounds and plants are wonderful and the villa lovely, well worth a visit

Thank poochette
Reviewed June 21, 2016

The overriding impression is that this needs an extensive well-planned reinvigoration with lots of TLC to make it special as it probably once was. Worth a visit but don't have too high expectations. The entrance was not easy to find entry for 1 Euro means...More

Thank David C
Reviewed May 23, 2016

The entrance is a little away from the sign, you need to walk up the winding path from the left. Entrance was a 1 Euro there are variety of paths around the site. It was nice and cool walking around, good shoes and be a...More

Thank ochil4
Reviewed October 12, 2015

Bit of a route march to get there although there is a lift that takes you part of the way. Wish we hadn't bothered. Obviously been very nice at some time but has been allowed to fade. Needs some serious work doing on it to...More

Thank James186403
Reviewed September 6, 2015

The gardens are stunning and so peaceful to walk around where you can see all the different plants, most of which have the country of origin, listen to the waterfall and just escape from all your troubles

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Reviewed June 3, 2015

There is even a lift available (hiding, right at the back of the courtyard at ground level, in a passageway on the back right hand side) to get you halfway or more up to the entrance. Wonderful views from the terrace when you get out...More

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