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Botanical Garden Kruidtuin

Kapucijnenvoer 30, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 27 23 80
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Peaceful and beautiful

What a Greta place to take time in to soak up the atmosphere of this university town. When the sun... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rix_11
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Kewarra Beach, Australia
Ocean of tranquility

I know I should not say this but the Leuven botanical gardens are sooooo much better than those in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
C T
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Leuven, Belgium
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Kapucijnenvoer 30, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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+32 16 27 23 80
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"beautiful garden"
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"plants and flowers"
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"small lake"
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"full bloom"
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"early spring"
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"relaxing place"
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"free entrance"
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"centre of town"
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"an oasis"
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"sit down"
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"sunny day"
in 7 reviews
"nice walk"
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"two hours"
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"herbs"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What a Greta place to take time in to soak up the atmosphere of this university town. When the sun comes out the gardens are full of young and old alike enjoying the day. Even when it is busy the gardens still have an atmosphere...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I know I should not say this but the Leuven botanical gardens are sooooo much better than those in Brussels. Well kept, beautiful variety and so quiet you can hear the leaves drop. Fabulous for a picknick where you can enjoy the gorgious views from...More

Thank C T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pretty and very well-tensed garden. Not the right place to go for picnic or lay in the grass but its a very peaceful place in the heart of the city.

Thank Tessy B
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, quiet corner of this university town. Lawns, numerous plants and flowers, ponds, fountains. Deserves a quick visit.

Thank Jo F
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

This is a great place just to chill. Go for a walk and enjoy the well-looked after gardens. Or have a sit down and enjoy all the beautiful flowers.

Thank janpieterkaren
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

Here one can spend Hours a very relaxed atmosphere, the area where it is located is also very quiet and harmonic,the garden is extremely well kept and there is documentación of plants flowers etc

Thank Elisabeth V
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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

This was a simple haven of loveliness. It was very small, no Kew Gardens or RHS Wisley, but to those there this was obviously an oasis of charm & beauty.

Thank Annaliese59
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Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Ideal place when trying to relax in nature. During the summer it’s just absolutely magnificent when all the flowers are blooming. You’ll find students studying here or people relaxing or having a picnic. It’s also close to the center of Leuven, so it’s worth a...More

Thank bkp476
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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

A Nice and quiete place very close to the city center. A marvel in spring and summer but thanks to the two hothouses also interesting in the other seasons.

Thank BrunoDemarsin
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

I've known this botanical garden all my life. In the seventies we used to know all the workers, because we would spent hours checking shrubs and trees.There's an interesting , quite complete, collection of wild and native herbs,plants, shrubs and trees.A few years ago they...More

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