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Orto Botanico di Palermo

Via Lincoln 2/A, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 2389 1236
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Via Lincoln 2/A, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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+39 091 2389 1236
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"plants and trees"
in 8 reviews
"amazing trees"
in 5 reviews
"an oasis of peace"
in 3 reviews
"water lilies"
in 3 reviews
"busy city"
in 7 reviews
"restful place"
in 2 reviews
"wonderful garden"
in 4 reviews
"large garden"
in 3 reviews
"relaxing walk"
in 2 reviews
"we enjoyed walking"
in 2 reviews
"fig tree"
in 2 reviews
"green space"
in 2 reviews
"city streets"
in 3 reviews
"euro entry fee"
in 3 reviews
"two hours"
in 2 reviews
"interesting place"
in 2 reviews
"botanical"
in 28 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Quiet , interesting place were you can find interesting plants. Some of enormous size . Geen place quite well to rest a have a deep breath.

Thank marekwroc2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whatever you are going tondo while in Palermo, make sure to pay a visit to this outstanding botanical garden! There are so many different plants, from the gigantic ficus to small cacti, lakes and greenhouses that will satisfy your cravings for green for a long...More

Thank Tiziano D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking forward to our visit but were a bit disappointed to be honest. I wasn’t expecting Kew Gardens but it really should be better than this for your 6 Euros. No gardeners in evidence and you can see the results: some areas with...More

Thank MrBeery
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always visit any botanical gardens and have always come away with something good/nice/interesting to say about them. Not this time - please read the other negative reviews too. It really is sad and neglected, no redeeming features. In fact just on the other side...More

Thank Anne W
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

It's a nice place to relax and get some fresh, full of oxygen air. Nice getaway from the noisy and messy streets. Really liked it. As of collection of plants, it wasn't that impressive, but also, I'm no expert in the field.

Thank Izabella C
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Ideally situated just outside the city center, the botanic garden really offers a nice and quiet environment for a relaxing walk.

1  Thank Victoire36
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

The second star is because they do have some interesting trees, but the smaller plants are hard to see among the fields of weeds, especially nettles, and in the back part of the park even the walkways are hard to make out. What a pity,...More

Thank Oliver G
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Worth taking a walk around, pleasant way to spend an hour and not too expensive. Visited when there was a plant fair on which was interesting too

Thank djwithington
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I went here in a winter afternoon and there were around 18 degrees so was a pleasure walking among the trees. The park was Pretty empty cause probably of the season, but this was good for relaxing. Lots of plants and fountains inside. in the...More

Thank Laura M
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Don't miss this run-down gem of a garden in the city center. The succulent collection alone is worth the visit.

Thank NewYorkStories
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