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Juneau Rainforest Garden

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Relaxing and enjoyable

This was part 2 of a 3 part cruise excursion. Our hosts greeted us, gave us brochures, and then... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
KDAA
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East Hartford, Connecticut
Peace and nature

a wonderfull place to see and experience real nature and peace and quiet. In july nice temperature... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
Nathalie F
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Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Canada
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

This was part 2 of a 3 part cruise excursion. Our hosts greeted us, gave us brochures, and then let us walk the path through the gardens (separating us so we weren't all together). Everyone moved at their own pace, so soon our group was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

I particularly enjoyed this part of our combined excursion that also included the Mendenhall glacier and the Alsaka State Museum. I am a Master Gardener and really appreciated the self guiding tour with the 25+ plants that were identified for this time of the year....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

a wonderfull place to see and experience real nature and peace and quiet. In july nice temperature during the day

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nathalie F
Reviewed July 28, 2018

I loved this! Warm hosts Jane and Jeff Svinicki gave a brief intro, handed out brochures with updated info on the flowers currently in bloom and served delicious hot spiced tea and homemade cookie afterwards. The artful and thoughtful placement of plants in this garden...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018

We visited in May as part of a cruise tour. Unfortunately it rained and was very cold and cloudy ( something that we were told later that it rains a lot in Juneau). Well organised, travel buggies for transport with commentary which was good and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

We visited this garden on a family vacation. We like to get off the beaten path,enjoy the natural beauty in the area and learn about the place we are visiting. This was perfect! We were allowed to walk on our own and find the flowers...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed July 10, 2018

My wife, grandson, and I were amazed that there was a rain forest in Alaska but we booked in anticipation. It turned out to be surprisingly gorgeous and my wife kept saying she expected forest fairies to appear at any minute. Rain forest vegetation, moss,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We love rain forests and this is a temperate rain forrest (Distinct from Tropical Rain forest or even sub-tropical rain forests.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Short walk with a self guided tour supposedly marking minuscule flowers along the way. Also a strict rule at top of self guided tour NOT to take a picture of the couple who created and own the walkway. Little to see. Not worth the stop....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

I brought a group here from the Radiance of the Seas. I had really good feedback from our passengers.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Indra110 | Reviewed this property |
It is. Upside down trees with plants on top. Kinda pretty.
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