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Yeomiji Botanical Garden

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Address: 2920 Saekdal-dong, Seogwipo, Jeju Island 697-808, South Korea
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00

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Beautiful Gardens

This is a beautiful place to learn about the gardens and native korean plants. There are many different types of gardens here and they are all well maintained and interesting... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
lcmontana
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missoula

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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was enjoyable to walk through this botanical garden, but I have seen better. It was great fun to go up to the top of the tower for a 360 degree view of the area.

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Thank Suzanne G
Portland, Maine
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

We visited Jeju in the off season so the outside wasn't what it normally is, but the inside was absolutely beautiful.

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Thank Jenifer D
missoula
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is a beautiful place to learn about the gardens and native korean plants. There are many different types of gardens here and they are all well maintained and interesting. You could stay here for a long time just learning or you could breeze through casually enjoying the scenery. There is a tower you can go to the top of... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This botanical garden is well arranged, it enables you to travel around the world through its flora. Pleasant warm ambience, pretty flowers, trees and plants, outside garden too. Great for sunny days - you can admire the view of Hallasan volcano.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The cone-dome architecture is interesting, the roofs of different gardens within culminates to a peak into the center of the compound and u can take a lift up to catch a 360 panoramic glimpse of the surroundings (see pic). However, adult tix are at 9000krw per person which is not cheap for what u get within. The place has lots... More 

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Hexham, United Kingdom
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155 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The gardens were reasonably well tended and we liked the indoor themed zones spreading out in a cartwheel from the main atrium. Outside there are a series of larger themed gardens. Some better than others, but it is a South Korean take on these different countries garden styles. For example the fountains in the Italianate garden were quite impressive and... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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71 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The Yeomiji Botanical Garden is easy to find and has parking places available. Entrance is not so pricy. The place is easier to enter with stroller or wheel chair. The glass house is quite big and divided into flower/aquatic/cactus/jungle and tropical fruits garden. The outdoor garden is also spacious but we did not go there. Not many people have visited... More 

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Thank Fabius M
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Enjoyed a comfortable tour of the gardens. Has lots of plants, flowers and trees from all over the world. It is is just beautiful.

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Thank Jimmy W
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Pathetic and unkempt..it is a disgrace to call this place a "botanical garden"! The so-called Korean, Italian and French Gradens were not even kept up! The interior greenhouses were a waste of time! It is a absolute waste of money!

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New York City, New York
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23 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I love nature so this place of course was one of my favorites. I wish I could upload videos on TripAdvisor. I can during the fall season and was blown away, imagine what this place looks like during its prime time, spring. Anyways, must visit here, must.

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