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India Orchidarium and Botanical Garden

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Address: East Khasi Hills District | Ward Lake, Shillong 793001, India

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I visited the India Orchidarium Botanical Garden in Shillong near the Wards Lake in the first weekend of August 2016 with my Friends. We were a group of 8 friends. The Botanical... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 August 2016
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

As soon as you enter you will find nothing to see but hen you will go ahead there is a very good fall in which tourists are enjoy

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

I visited the India Orchidarium Botanical Garden in Shillong near the Wards Lake in the first weekend of August 2016 with my Friends. We were a group of 8 friends. The Botanical garden is located just after the Wards Lake. The garden has very limited parking facility, which could hold only 5 to 7 vehicles at a time. The closet... More 

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

Placed alongside the Ward Lake, amidst the virgin forest of Mawphlang, India Orchidarium and Botanical Garden is one of the most famous attractions in Shillong. This Botanical garden houses an amazing collection of rare orchids and plantations. A visit to view these native exotic plants would be a delight, if you are a nature enthusiast. A myth is also associated... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

The cover photo says it all. This picture is not of the botanical garden or for that matter of any place in Meghalaya. The botanical garden is situated adjacent to the wards Lake and is a simple enclosed forested area with varieties of floral specimens. However, the botanical park is not accessible since the last few years as it is... More 

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Guwahati, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015

Its a great garden with a variety of colourful flowers. Its a good place to stop by for a short time and click some pictures.

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West Bengal, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

it is nice garden..there are beautiful beds of varieties colorful orchids..when you walk in the garden feel amazing..

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2014 via mobile

Sorry to say that I found nothing like this picture given here, it seems different place's photograph submitted here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

Beautiful flowers. Lake.....Worth the whole trip on its own. The bridge took me back to the old British days

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2012

Tucked away in a corner near Ward's Lake, the Botanical Gardens and Orchidarium works at preserving ethnic varieties of Orchids typically found in Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh and the other hill states. A visual feast when the orchids bloom (the place has blooms of different types all year round).

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