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The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Blue Mountains Botanic Garden sits on 252 hectares of land with 28 hectares open to the public and is home to 21,000 plants and 900 species. The Garden is the only botanic garden in the world in a World Heritage Area and is focused on the...more
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Bells Line of Road, Mount Tomah, New South Wales 2758, Australia
+61 2 4567 3000
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely gardens with beautiful views. It makes a good day trip with options for picnic lunch, cafe lunch or kiosk. If you like conifers, rhododendrons, camellias and dogwoods spring is a superb time to visit.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Victoria J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my family around the area on one of our weekends off. We chose a super windy day to come, but I guess that just made the air more fresh? View was great, walk was fun. We tmanaged to take some pretty nice photos

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Charlie G
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Visited during winter so did not expect to see any flowers. There were a few that was in bloom so that was a bonus. The overall experience was very good and the walk around the garden was so pleasant and refreshing. Would love to visit...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank abifoodtravels
Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

Some parts were barren in winter but they had some winter plants on display and the formal garden was mostly sexy types of lettuce. It was still a great garden to walk around, with lots of interesting areas set amid huge old native trees, plus...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank mrdom
Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

It’s very nice place to visit. Not crowded like other places. Pure Aussie Air to breath. Amazing view. Recommended for friends, couples or families.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank niraryi
Reviewed June 19, 2019

A visit to the Blue Mountains Botanic Gardens was well worth the detour as we drove along the hills to some spectacular views. Walking through the gardens downhill through beautiful autumn colours and spectacular views across the hills and the lovely "ever green" Australian native...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Evelyn B
Reviewed June 17, 2019

You could spend a whole day here and enjoy all the wonderful scenery, fantastic views over the Blue Mountains and back to the Sydney skyline. The gardens are amazing and the staff are very friendly. Every staff member we came across, stopped and said hello...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Larso1
Reviewed June 13, 2019

A great day out. Easy walks lead you through the array of beautiful plants and trees. Fantastic views, a great restaurant or bring your own picnic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lynnz08
Reviewed June 12, 2019

With stunning views of the Blue Mountains area this mountainside garden may not be the biggest in the Sydney area, but certainly holds its own. It has a nice visitor center with informative video presentations and a beautiful outlook area as well. Great place for...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank golfer_diner
Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

This place is truly amazing. Great views and lots of beautiful trees and flowers. There is a kiosk and a restaurant. You can bring your own food or do a bbq as there are picnic areas. The only way to get there is by car...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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k c
February 9, 2017|
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Response from VistorExp | Property representative |
sorry for the delayed reply. yes you will need a car to visit us here or hire a bus between a group as many people do
Naomi R
June 29, 2016|
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Response from VistorExp | Property representative |
hello - sorry for the delayed response. you are best to drive to the gardens or arrange a bus between a group as there is no station here