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Via Ninfina 68 | Loc. Doganella di Ninfa, 04012 Cisterna di Latina, Italy
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Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

Monty Don’s assessment that these might be “the most romantic gardens in the world” inspired us to visit la Giardino di Ninfa during our recent Italian holiday. Having managed to book our tickets through the all-in-Italian website, we travelled by train from Salerno and then...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Liz V
Reviewed June 19, 2019

The Giardino di Ninfa is every bit as good as the reports say. It is a beautiful garden, well planted, with a good understanding of ecology. The tour guides are knowledgeable and friendly. They explain the history of the town and region, and of the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

It is an extensive garden created by Gelasio Caetani in 1920. It is regarded as being one of the best gardens in Europe. It contains plants from all over the world. Also of interest are the ruins of the town of Ninfa which are incorporated...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

Like other reviewers, I was inspired to visit this wondrous garden after watching the Monty Don TV series about the gardens of Italy. I structured a week long holiday around a private visit to Ninfa and feel so privileged to have had the truly magical...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 14, 2019

The Ninfa Gardens are spectacular and I'm not really a garden person--but this garden is amazing. The setting among the ruins and mountains in the background is exceptional and creates endless opportunities for photos. We were there in May and despite being overcast the beauty...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

According to the New York Times, it is the most beautiful garden in the world. It covers 8 hectares on the ruins of the medieval village of Ninfa destroyed in 1381. It is an English-style garden maintained according to the controlled disorder technique. Inside there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

This place was not only gorgeous but they are so friendly here. Opened for us all to enjoy. So many gorgeous spots to enjoy and get amazing photos.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We visited with our friends living nearby. Otherwise we definately would have missed this pearl. Incredible mix of history and fantastic garden.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

We planned our trip to the south around visiting the Gardens of Ninfa. We booked an airbnb in Norma and got to the gardens in the early afternoon. The ticket counter was closed but from what we understood on the sign it was to reopen...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank melaniewv
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Beautiful gardens. I had read about the beauty of these gardens but couldn't believe they were so nice until I actually visited them. Worth visiting but check opening times because they are not so frequent.

Date of experience: April 2018
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July 16, 2017|
Response from 447harperw |
According to the website the Gardens are open 1, 5, 6, 13, 20 & 27 May 2018. There was a sign about shuttle busses from Latina but I don’t have details. Yes the tour from Rome on Tuesdays and Saturdays is the best way to go... More
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Response from CareFree5 | Reviewed this property |
No idea. It's got a good website to check.
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Response from TuscanyConsultant | Reviewed this property |
on the 3th and 4th of septmber there are tours, pls check fondazionecaetanei org go on visita il giardino di ninfa and book your online tkt. enjoy it paola yourtuscanyconsultant