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Pretoria National Botanical Garden

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Address: 2 Cussonia Ave | Brummeria, Pretoria, South Africa
Phone Number: +27(0)12 843 5172
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The Pretoria National Botanical Garden is a colourful 76ha botanical...

The Pretoria National Botanical Garden is a colourful 76ha botanical tapestry showcasing glimpses of various habitats, each with their own distinctive features and charm.

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Nice place to rest in a quiet place

Peaceful place to go, families having a picnic, guinean fowls and dassies playing around. A Nice little restaurant ( snacks, drinks) and also a place to rent for gathering. A good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Cayenne, French Guiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visit it regularly and love the beautiful gardens and the amazing food. Really part of our lives.

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Thank Pierre C
Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice place to visit. Restorant, party fasility, a place to walk and explore, place to sit, waterfall's, flowers, trees, green grass. Museum look to Botanica. Nice to find rock harax around....makes your day!! Birdlife quick, but fun. Sit in the shade, mmhm nice with a friend or 2.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A lovely place for nature lovers. 3 to 5 km walks or lounge under big trees.Very diverse flora and ecosystems; green and lush, to dry and rocky, complete with rock rabbits.Parkrun on Saturdays at eight for fitness fanatics.Lovely restaurant for breakfast and lunch.Closes too early, around 18h00.

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Thank Janetta M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If peace and calm is all you need this is the best place to visit. Take a blankie, picnic basket, a book or great company and bask in the sun surrounded by nature and birds chirping away and loose yourself. You'll wish the day never ends. Then again if time is what you have in abundance tommorrow is still a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

good place nice staff good environment.good place nice staff good environment.good place nice staff good environment

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Situated near Lynnwood in Pretoria, is the beautiful Botanical Gardens. It has lovely restaurants or you can book one of the lapa's for a family occasion or picnic. Great for walking and relaxing.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Peaceful place to go, families having a picnic, guinean fowls and dassies playing around. A Nice little restaurant ( snacks, drinks) and also a place to rent for gathering. A good way to be outside the busy town

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent a lovely day with friends at The tea garden in a beautiful SURROUNDINGs of shrubs and trees .Peace and harmonious with the chirping of birds.The food was delicious and fresh.Beautiful well kept gardens CHILD friendly. Monthly music shows for music lovers.Near the N1 North highway.there is Also an aLacarte restuarant.Great outing for nature loverS.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

an all day visit with birds watching. nice place to relax.. wear comfortable clothes since playing ball or doing fun activities is always great. bring a camera and also barbecue stuff. as we south African calls it braai. My daughter always loves to visit the garden with friends from church for a picnic.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Te nature is wonderful, there is various trees, flowers etc., its just amazing - you have to see it for yourself, I don't have words to express my feelings

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