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Seychelles National Botanical Gardens

Mont Fleuri, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 4 670 537
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Peaceful spot in the middle of bustling Victoria

Worth a visit if you enjoy tropical vegetation, birds and huge fruit bats. Beautiful trees and a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hazel T
Johannesburg, South Africa
Very pleasant couple of hours

A nicely presented and maintained botanical garden, very mature and laid out in a series of areas... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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“coco de mer” (77 reviews)
“fruit bats” (33 reviews)
Mont Fleuri, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 4 670 537
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Reviewed yesterday

Worth a visit if you enjoy tropical vegetation, birds and huge fruit bats. Beautiful trees and a small cafe to rest your weary feet. Definitely worth visiting and feeding the giant tortoises.

Thank Hazel T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A nicely presented and maintained botanical garden, very mature and laid out in a series of areas to suit your interests, including partnership gardens developed with China, Thailand etc. Includes the obligatory coco de mer palm which is not common on Mahe island. Pleasant cafe...More

Thank MarkandDebbieLucy
Reviewed 1 week ago

the only durian tree with no one seems to care in Seychelles. Eat 'till you drop there for free. The best durian ever ( coz for free lol )

Thank Agustinus A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice to place to visit and spend time It is nice to see the giant tortoises and feed them The draw back is there is no guide to take you around You need to spend at least 3-4 hours A battery operated could be...More

Thank Uday3027
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice botanical garden but worth a visit. The coco de mer, the tortoises, and the orchid garden are the highlights. The other flowering and non-flowering plants are beautiful and so different. It may a bit much for the elderly as some of the walkways are...More

1  Thank arshadmian786
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went into the Botanical Gardens with a tour group. It's probably better as you get some information on the history of the gardens at the same time. It's also home to the coco de mer palm tree, one of the only places in the...More

Thank arpegiator
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They got "Coco del mer" palms, nice to see if youre not visiting Praslin iland. Tidy place and not expensive to visit.

Thank ErikSchn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A place well worth a visit if you are interested in local botany. Although not very large (you could "do" the whole place in under an hour) it is interesting to wander round and explore the variety of plants and trees and also to pay...More

Thank janjalovy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The park is well maintained. There entry fee of 100scr each which is OK. Park is centrally located and easily accessible by bus. There's parking spot for people having car hire. There's no parking charge probably all over seychelles. Till now I haven't paid anything...More

Thank NK K
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Botanical Garden Victoria, Seychelles Priyanka Jain Manish Jain Kolkata India. Very very green place.

Thank Manish J
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Any one knows the opening and closing time of the garden pls?
May 27, 2016|
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Response from Martin_020316 | Reviewed this property |
08.00 to 17.00 hrs
Salma R
Are the botanical gardens open on Sunday?
June 12, 2015|
Response from 138,500,423 | Reviewed this property |
Visited in November / December 2015 Garden is open on all days.... Timings: 8 am to 5 pm Entrance Fee: SCR 100 Debit & credit cards are accepted for payment How to go there: 1. Walk It is at 15 minutes walk from... More