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Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma

Rue Hassiba Ben Bouali - BP 141, Algiers 16000, Algeria
+213 21 67 22 92
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Vast public garden

here you find a high variety of gardening styles, like French classical style with fountains... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2017
Spectacular Botanical Gardens and Zoo

I was in Algiers as a stop on a Viking cruise and one of the tours took us to this spectacular site... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia
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“old trees” (8 reviews)
“french garden” (6 reviews)
“small zoo” (6 reviews)
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Rue Hassiba Ben Bouali - BP 141, Algiers 16000, Algeria
+213 21 67 22 92
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Reviewed March 7, 2017

here you find a high variety of gardening styles, like French classical style with fountains, English style garden, exotic plants, Bamboo garden, wet land. Old very high trees from all over the world make for shady strolls, benches and the garden restaurant invite to hanging...More

Thank nothe2le
Reviewed February 22, 2017

I was in Algiers as a stop on a Viking cruise and one of the tours took us to this spectacular site for about an hour and a half and it was the highlight of the cruise. It was a Friday (the non-workday of the...More

Thank travlinman42
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Verry nice place to visit the garden is located close to the Sofitel hotel, in the midle of Algiers, it contains a lot of verry old, big and rare trees, you can use the métro to go, .... I highly recommande the placd to tourists.

1  Thank haouchinered
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Wonderful, serene setting for an afternoon stroll amid the towering trees and blooming flowers, with ponds, statues and great people-watching.

Thank dc_babs
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful place to be on a sunny day with colleagues or family members , this place has a very big park a remarkable view , a zoo accessible and very cheap . You can find Some fast food restaurants around the park.

Thank Manel B
Reviewed January 22, 2017

A nice walk - good parking next to the Jardin. Could be tidier. It was good to see the Tarzan tree from the 1950's movie

Thank lat52
Reviewed January 15, 2017

This is an extensive botanic garden with an interesting assortment of plants and arrangements as well as water features including fountains. Although my visit was in winter there would be plenty of shade available for a visit in high summer. There are several very pleasing...More

1  Thank philandy47
Reviewed January 8, 2017

THE place to go in Alger to do some people watching. Also, a nice variety of plants. The general atmosphere is great!

Thank Stefan T
Reviewed January 3, 2017

The place is worth visit just to have a relax walk if you stay in the city over the weekend. Beautiful trees and plants, nice flowers. Even if there is hot and sunny outside but inside you can walk in the shadows of those huge...More

Thank Christina B
Reviewed December 29, 2016

The botanical garden of Algiers, Algeria is a nice place for people of all ages. The garden is really well maintained and you get a real great view of the nearby "Memorial du Martyr" on the top of the hill. Better to park your car...More

Thank shankha72113
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