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Free entry. Didn’t realise bamboos grew so tall. A great place to wander around especially if hot... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Halesowen, United Kingdom
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Just at the entrance of the village, the Bambouseraie is a quiet place where you can see more than... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2018
Christian D
Gloucester, Massachusetts
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CLOSE FROM 25 OCTOBER TO SPRING TIME ... At the heart of La Roque-Gageac, providing a natural extension of the exotic garden created 50 years ago, "la Bambousaie" stand welcomes you in an exotic and shady place, inhabited by many varieties of...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
le Bourg, 24250 La Roque-Gageac, France
+33 7 81 69 00 56
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Free entry. Didn’t realise bamboos grew so tall. A great place to wander around especially if hot as you are totally shaded Little cafe in there too with loads of seating and a relaxing pond Definitely spend some time here if in the area

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank traceyg855
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Just at the entrance of the village, the Bambouseraie is a quiet place where you can see more than 300 species of bamboos and some banana trees. It is amazing how this place is never crowded even when the village of 431 comes to attract...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Christian D
Reviewed August 18, 2018

We visited La Roque in mid August and it was incredibly busy, so taking a stroll through this calm and peaceful place was a welcome respite from the crowds. There are many types of bamboo as well as banana trees. There is a small cafe...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jenni R
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Spent some time in the Dordogne and took a river cruise. A fantastic experience with an excellent commentary. A 2 hour trip that featured a number of magnificent chateaus. Really enjoyed the explanation of the importance of the river as a trading channel. You could...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dajeck
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

This quaint pretty place is a must see. Nestled next to the river we went in summer so was very warm and spent a good few hours looking in the shops, having a meal and winding round the streets in the rock. A very clean...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 77Emma
Reviewed September 10, 2017

lovely experience walking amidst a wide variety of bamboo types. well cared-for garden for bamboo connoisseurs.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 88allison
Reviewed July 2, 2017

While wandering around after our boat trip, we came across this lovely place, well worth a visit if your in the area. Very tranquil and relaxing walking through the bamboo trees.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank malc1005
Reviewed June 9, 2016

extraordinary collection of 250 types of bamboo beautifully planted in charming arrangements. highly recommend

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank globalartlover
Reviewed April 2, 2016

Claims to "the most beautiful village in France" abound everywhere and nowhere sprouted heavily by every tout in the universe. I remain impartial but practice a love of perched citadels, so claiming that this 'perched wonder' attached to the limestone cliffs and its graceful flowing...More

Date of experience: November 2015
3  Thank Eli B
Reviewed November 16, 2015

One of the must visit places in La Roque Gageac. Just down from the best wine shop in the area. Really interesting, loads of bamboo varieties with a clear and easy path. Helpful English speaking staff.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Nineyrol V
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