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Jardin botanique de Bingerville

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Great vegetation but could be so much better with proper maintenance

A lush garden growing wildly could be other words to describe Le Jardin Botanique de Bingerville... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
nadinewct
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Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Over rated

I was expecting much more. The place is nice and natural, but there are not enough species to spend... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2018
trishkla
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Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Jul 10, 2018
“Great vegetation but could be so much better with proper maintenance”
May 23, 2018
“Over rated”
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

A lush garden growing wildly could be other words to describe Le Jardin Botanique de Bingerville, It is full of wonders, with the huge "Fromager", the beautiful bamboo alley but the visitor's experience could be so much better if it were better maintained and had...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank nadinewct
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

I was expecting much more. The place is nice and natural, but there are not enough species to spend a lot of time.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank trishkla
Reviewed April 22, 2018

This is absolutely a place to visit with family. A lot to discover and when you are tired, you can sit in the "maquis" and order a drink.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Success2018
Reviewed April 10, 2018

I spent a pleasant hour wandering around the gardens when they were free on a public holiday, there was plenty to see

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sawmillbloke
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Nice to do a little walk away from de pollution not to far away from Abidjan. A litte neglect. Nice the side of tree's palm where you can sit down and have a pic-nic or whatever. Not enough flowers, not enough plant's description, not so...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sara M
Reviewed April 9, 2017

tour guide was great,diverse areas of park. Plus there's not too much else to do in Bingerville. lots of big trees and some history.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank GFFBoston
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

The place is very poor it is much better to visit national park Banco. It is not botanic garden at all - botanic Garden they have e.g. in Singapore. This is the part of rain Forrest with some places for having a rest. It is...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank JacekBJ
Reviewed January 12, 2017

The Botanical Garden is an rather large park with picknick area. It is quiet and peaceful with a good selection of species Great for a picknick, it has a area is serviced with tables and chairs, but you can bring your own as well. it...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 82olen
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

It was a nice stroll in the Bingerville Botanic garden, though weather was too hot. Weekdays entrance was negligible 200 CFA. Paths are easy to walk, though locals prefer to ride a car. Unless you are a botanical expert, you won't be able to recognize...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Piedrarip
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

A great place to take your kids hiking or biking, but go early to avoid the heat. At 500 cfa per person to get in, the Botanical Gardens are wonderfully peaceful.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Meg P
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They are open every day from 7:30 to 17:30. Usually full during weekends and free in weekdays.
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