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What a gem

Came across this by accident s we meandered around. The banana plants are HUGE. Lovely colourful... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
traceyg855
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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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Beautiful town

Indeed it is a beautiful town, more for the way it is built against the cliffs than by the tropical... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
Vitor A
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

The gardens are just along a steep path, not a planned space. Pleasant but not a lot more. There are some succulents and a patch of bamboo.

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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Came across this by accident s we meandered around. The banana plants are HUGE. Lovely colourful flowers Keep walking and come to the amazing bamboo gardens. The pandas at chendu would love it here! Bargain as entry is free. Nice little restaurant inside too

Thank traceyg855
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Indeed it is a beautiful town, more for the way it is built against the cliffs than by the tropical vegetation. Everything matches – the river, the color of the cliffs and the buildings – it is in fact a post card. The reason why...More

Thank Vitor A
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful place; not only the tropical garden as you walk up but the whole town. Amazing scenery!

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Well worth a visit, although I'm not sure where the street ends and the gardens start. Banana trees and exotic plants all in a walk way set above and away from the main road.

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Reviewed September 10, 2017

unique, expansive, serene experience. A special place worth visiting. the owners of this garden clearly love bamboo and value sharing its beauty.

Thank 88allison
Reviewed July 26, 2017

This was a fun little stop on our 9 mile canoe ride down the Dordogne. Wander up the little tangle of this quaint town and enjoy the cacti and flowers. The best part is it's free, perfect for budget-minded travelers. Stay awhile or just pop...More

Thank 3terre
Reviewed July 2, 2017

While having a wander around, we came by this place by chance. A lovely area, well worth taking your time with. Recommended.

Thank malc1005
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this by accident just behind the Main Street and what a great place! This is such a gorgeous well maintained little village and the gardens really set it off. It was quiet and showery when we were there but no less attractive.

Thank Cricketdad
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Came across the gardens just by chance, beautiful, amazing plants and banana trees. Take your time and take in the beauty.

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