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Jardim Do Paco Episcopal

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Peaceful gardens.

I do not know the history of these gardens as the guide was in Portuguese. However they are truly... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2018
Dannykimweed
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Walking through the Bishops Garden - very worthwhile

This morning we walked to the garden, enter from the office and normal ticket is only €2, ask for... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
sulong56
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Caceres, Spain
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

I do not know the history of these gardens as the guide was in Portuguese. However they are truly lovely and peaceful. The trickling water adds to the peaceful nature of the gardens. The garden is compact but this adds to the enjoyment especially as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dannykimweed
Reviewed October 5, 2018

This morning we walked to the garden, enter from the office and normal ticket is only €2, ask for senior discount. This is a gem, beautifully maintained with statues, ponds, waterfalls, and Portuguese tiles. Plenty of steps to navigate, so don't miss it. Then you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

Beautiful garden with ponds and statues. The funny thing is that the Spanish kings are a much smaller size than the Portugese kings.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

It’s a bit expensive to visit but the gardens are beautiful. It was worth it. You have a small maze to see and some stylish pools.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018

The garden “Jardim do Paço Episcopal” you can see it as one of the most original examples of the Baroque style in Portugal. To visit this garden try to find a parking for the car a bit before you are arriving at the location, because...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant to wander around however could do with a little tender loving care. Will be great when accessible through the museum (ex-bishops palace) after renovations

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Perfect location to spend an hour and imagine the world around yourself. Perfectly kept in a great condition, beautiful sculptures and water fountains. Easy to park your car. 2 euros entrance fee.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

This is one of the best gardens in Portugal. In front you can see the city park with several activities to do. Nice place to walk, to appreciate the garden and statues.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank José S
Reviewed June 3, 2017

It is not a large garden and not all of it was accessible as there was some reconstruction work going on. However, the statues are interesting and the ornamental water features look very pretty from the upper level. There are also fruit trees (lemons and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank dasreiseteam
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Nice to spend an hour or two and take some pictures. Not a have-to-go place, but a nice-to-know. It's a spot to hang out a little.

Date of experience: February 2017
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