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What a gem

Came across this by accident s we meandered around. The banana plants are HUGE. Lovely colourful... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
traceyg855
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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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Beautiful town

Indeed it is a beautiful town, more for the way it is built against the cliffs than by the tropical... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
Vitor A
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

The gardens are just along a steep path, not a planned space. Pleasant but not a lot more. There are some succulents and a patch of bamboo.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JillConnecticut
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Came across this by accident s we meandered around. The banana plants are HUGE. Lovely colourful flowers Keep walking and come to the amazing bamboo gardens. The pandas at chendu would love it here! Bargain as entry is free. Nice little restaurant inside too

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank traceyg855
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Indeed it is a beautiful town, more for the way it is built against the cliffs than by the tropical vegetation. Everything matches – the river, the color of the cliffs and the buildings – it is in fact a post card. The reason why...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vitor A
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful place; not only the tropical garden as you walk up but the whole town. Amazing scenery!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Rice_paddy7474
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Well worth a visit, although I'm not sure where the street ends and the gardens start. Banana trees and exotic plants all in a walk way set above and away from the main road.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 10, 2017

unique, expansive, serene experience. A special place worth visiting. the owners of this garden clearly love bamboo and value sharing its beauty.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 88allison
Reviewed July 26, 2017

This was a fun little stop on our 9 mile canoe ride down the Dordogne. Wander up the little tangle of this quaint town and enjoy the cacti and flowers. The best part is it's free, perfect for budget-minded travelers. Stay awhile or just pop...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 3terre
Reviewed July 2, 2017

While having a wander around, we came by this place by chance. A lovely area, well worth taking your time with. Recommended.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank malc1005
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this by accident just behind the Main Street and what a great place! This is such a gorgeous well maintained little village and the gardens really set it off. It was quiet and showery when we were there but no less attractive.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Cricketdad
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Came across the gardens just by chance, beautiful, amazing plants and banana trees. Take your time and take in the beauty.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank kitley42
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Lauren G
Taunton, Massachusetts
Jardin Exotique - what time does it open? (1 Replies)
Does anyone know what time the Jardin opens? Thank you!
June 03, 2015|
Response fromRobert W|
Website says 9.00am.
AbigailShropshire
Shropshire, United Kingdom
Sightseeing in Monaco/Jardin Exotique/Monte Carlo (8 Replies)
Please which is the best order to do the usual 'tourist sights' Monaco's first and then Monte Carlo's or the other way round? We would also like to visit Jardin Exotique but am unsure where that would fit in best to the day and how to get there. Is it walkable and does the sequence make any difference if you arrive by bus or train from Nice. Thanks for any info
April 08, 2011|
Response fromVTJedi|
We are planning to take the bus to Eze in the morning and go to the garden at the very top, and then go to Monaco after. Once in Monaco, we'll start at the tourism office area next to the Casino, walk down to the casino, behind it, and then make our way to the port, walk around the port to the other side, go behind the cliff, and take the elevators/escalators up to the top where we will be near the Oceanographic museum. We may do that for a few hours, but will also see right there too the...More
Ariel126
Muntinlupa, Philippines
Jardin exotique (6 Replies)
Do you need to prebook tickets here? I'm going first week of April.
February 28, 2017|
Response fromdatthecoast|
No.....it will be very quiet at the beginning of April.