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“Jardim Botânico so quiet.” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Jardim Botanico de Sao Paulo

Jardim Botanico de Sao Paulo
Ranked #16 of 712 things to do in Sao Paulo
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Calm, green and refreshing, the city's botanical garden, situated inside the immense Parque Estadual Fontes do Ipiranga (PEFI) on the south side of town, provides a beautifully appointed sanctuary for thousands of tropical plant and animal species. The garden opened in 1938 to preserve part of the remaining Atlantic coastal forest, and it functions as a research facility focusing on Brazilian flora and fauna. The garden also shelters the source of the Rio Ipiranga, which figures heavily into national patriotic lore.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities
Sao Paulo, SP
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Jardim Botânico so quiet.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2013

The Botanical Garden is located on the south side of St. Paul. Nice place with self-service restaurant. Good place to make picnic too. It seems that is out of Sao Paulo so quiet. Very good place to meditate, relax and enjoy nature.

Visited November 2012
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“Tranquility”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2012

A lovely place to visit and difficult to believe, once away from the road, that you are in the centre of one of the World's largest cities. More than 1200 plant species and lakes, streams and wild monkeys. Great for a picnic. One of the greenhouses is being restored so was closed on this visit.

Visited November 2012
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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“botanical garden”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2012

the visit to the botanical garden can be combined with the visit to the zoo because it is located in the same neighbourhood. There is a greenhouse with beautiful orchids.

Visited March 2012
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Sao Paulo, SP
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Beautiful place...”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2012

Very calm and nice place to spend some good hours with family and friends...
There is a lot of space to picnic and some historical landscapes that really worth a visit.
It costs R$ 5 (adults), R$ 2,5 (senior and kids over 6 y´o) and young kids are free.

Visited August 2012
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SAO PAULO
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“Beaultiful and unforgettable”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2012

Jardim Botânico de São Paulo Sao Paulo, with 360 thousand square meters, is open for public visitation and offer unforgettable tours. So many landscapes! They are considered the most beautiful park in Sao Paulo and provide the rare opportunity of observing the flora, as well the birds. You can enjoy its agreeable places, walks, Botanic Museum, green houses, Ninfeas[´ Lake, brown howler forest, natural swamp, Little Castel, and a number of other various attractions.

Visited August 2011
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