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Jardin Botanico

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Great photo opportunities.

We went there as part of a photo visit to Montevideo, and were delighted to wander along the narrow... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2018
Fernando P
Peaceful garden

As bird watchers we came here when our cruise ship docked in Montevideo for the day. It was a short... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2018
Lizzie0909
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Feb 21, 2018
“Great photo opportunities.”
Feb 3, 2018
“Peaceful garden”
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19 de Abril 1181, Montevideo 11700, Uruguay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated on the city bus tour route, a great place to get off and walk around. The fine art gallery is there too.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

There are lots of different trees and other plants in this extensive and free to enter garden. The buildings seem to be closed and some of the area has a bit of a neglected look to it. However it was being well used on the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

We went there as part of a photo visit to Montevideo, and were delighted to wander along the narrow paths, finding incredible shapes and shadows. Wonderful place also to rest from a heavy walking day.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Fernando P
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

As bird watchers we came here when our cruise ship docked in Montevideo for the day. It was a short taxi ride from the cruise terminal. There is an information office inside the garden but we couldn’t get a map. The garden isn’t huge but...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lizzie0909
Reviewed April 11, 2017

The Botanical Garden features mostly trees. We had hoped to learn more about indigenous varieties, but the garden features exotics from around the world. Still, the trails are pleasant and the shade is refreshing. A nice stroll through an urban oasis.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Ozarkers
Reviewed October 30, 2016

I visited the garden on a beautiful sunny day in October. I liked the relaxed atmosphere, with many local people enjoying a lazy Sunday afternoon with family or friends, picknicking or just relaxing in the shade of the trees. The garden is a bit overgrown...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank ed c
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

The park is a bit old style. One gets the impression that the layout is a bit by accident. Still it is ancient stroll on a warm day.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank BeatZ_12
Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Nice gardens a bit out of city Center. Nice break from the city. You can hear lots of birds and walk around the aerobic circle. Not big but feels nice to roam around.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank bikerhotbear
Reviewed February 24, 2016

This is one of Montevideo´s wonderfully treed parks. Signs on many trees are explanatory, and there are some beautiful fountains with lily pads and sculptures. The cool breeze was most welcome. Not too big to walk all the way around.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank daina g
Reviewed November 29, 2015

The jardim botanico might be a bit less interesting than the private botanical garden that is nearer to Monte, but in the en this is the real botanical garden. It is less fancy and more to the ground and you might miss some of the...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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