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Mount Scopus National Botanical Garden: Tours & Tickets

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Mount Scopus | Hebrew University Campus, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Scenic views and panoramas of Jerusalem - handy to get your bearings of the city and see iconic landmarks high up on the hill. Gardens uneventful tho!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank glennharrold
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mt Scopus overlook is one of several overlooks that provide a panoramic viewpoint over Jerusalem. A fabulous location to watch the sun set. A million dollar donor wall is located at the back of the viewing area. Recommend. Hope this helps.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank HowardP568
Reviewed 26 April 2019

At the lookout point there is a nice view of Jerusalem The garden isn't much while we were there but things were just starting to come out.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mike H
Reviewed 29 March 2019 via mobile

There are 2 botanical gardens in Jerusalem- one in Mount Scopus campus (this one) and one in Givat Ram campus. The one in Mount Scopus is smaller and during some seasons not so interesting, as many of the plants don't blossom at times and everything...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank backpackisrael
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

You can go up here to see an amazing view over whole Jerusalem. Take a taxi to a lookout point and enjoy.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ToniTijay
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We stopped here on our way to Jerusalem for the traditional blessing before entering Jerusalem. It affords a spectacular view of the Old City from the northwest direction. We did not tour Mount Scopus. Worth a stop.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MJK582014
Reviewed 5 June 2018

If you want to pay a visit to the Park, then it should be done on a working day because the garden is closed on public holidays or Saturdays. fairly complete foliage collection almost 1000 species of plants from all over Israel. There are also...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Eri A
Reviewed 23 April 2018

I went to Mt Scopus with a tour group. The mount itself is not much but a cemetery on a hillside. We started our walk from there down to the Garden of Gethsemane (steep downhill walk). While we were at Mt. Scopus, there was a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mark Q
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I've seen photos taken here and a friend told me to make sure that our tour stopped at this point, so I was prepared for a wonderful view. What I was not prepared for was how emotional I felt as our tour guide prepped us...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

You can see a breathtaking view of Old Jerusalem here. The Al-Aqsa Mosque, the Western Wall, etc. a great place to take photos!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Linsey H
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