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You will be surprised at the variety and quality of the plant life in this garden. I almost wish... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MusicMama
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Chula Vista, California
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These were probably the most impressive gardens we found in the Azores. Varied, well-kept and... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
David B
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Take a nice stroll through the gardens-walk up to the obelisk for good vistas. Stop in the great restaurant for a healthy, tasty meal. Then walk next door to the museum! Often attractions close from 12-3, so that is a good time to explore the...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

It's a lovely garden, not expansive by any means, but pretty (even in not-blooming season) and a nice place to people watch, rest, feed the birds, etc. Walk to the top monument located where the first fort in the 1400's was located-views are amazing.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will be surprised at the variety and quality of the plant life in this garden. I almost wish each tree or plant could have told a story. We visited at the end of October, so roses were still in bloom, some trees were losing...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2018

These were probably the most impressive gardens we found in the Azores. Varied, well-kept and extensive, the only negative point is that they involve a lot of steps and climbing. The plus point is the excellent views over the city and countryside from the top....More

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Reviewed October 1, 2018

It is a pleasure to walk through this park, especially if you take the stairs at the far end of it and if climb all the way up ! You'll have an exquisite view on the city !!

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Reviewed September 18, 2018

This quiet garden with its lovely old bandstand was just what was needed after an enclosed coach trip from Praia da Vitoria.

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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Angra is not a chaotic town, but looking for a more quite place to rest is always a good idea. This is a multilevel garden still in expansion (there are a lot of newer works in progress to enlarge it). Going up to the obelisk...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We enjoyed a stroll through this lovely garden area, It was nice to identify some of the plant that we had been seeing on our hikes and visits.

Thank Kirk B
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This garden is free. It is right in the middle of town. Lovely plants and flowers. Great place to relax.

Thank Steven S
Reviewed August 1, 2018

This garden was right behind our hotel and was a little gem. The trees are magnificent as are the shrubs they are developing the size of the garden and it appears to be going along a very tasteful path. The stonework is great and labels...More

Thank FelstedBoy
Reviewed July 26, 2018

The perfect, peaceful spot in the center of Angra. Gorgeously landscaped and centrally located, it's an ideal spot to relax and enjoy the lush beauty of Terceira and learn more about it's history. Do not miss the wonderful lunch at Casa do Jardim!

Thank Kari H
Reviewed July 14, 2018

We returned form a walk on town and just stop by to rest. But how can you rest when you can admire the garden and the flowers in it. You can find different trees and flowers from all around the world. Once you have rest...More

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