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Jardin Botanico (Botanical Garden) Umbria de la Virgen

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While staying at the campsite at Maria, visited this place. We were the only visitors - its a bit... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
661graham52
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Glossop, United Kingdom
Interesting walk through the gardens and countryside

After Velez-Blanco, as you travel out of Maria (towards the camping and La Piza which are both on... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Almeria2000
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Spain
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Carretera A-317 | Parque Natural Sierra Maria Los Velez, 04838 Maria, Spain
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

While staying at the campsite at Maria, visited this place. We were the only visitors - its a bit off the beaten track but well worth the effort. Other reviewers have described how to get there. We had a picnic in the car park of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

After Velez-Blanco, as you travel out of Maria (towards the camping and La Piza which are both on the right) the Botanic Gardens are signposted on your left (2km from the main road). Open May-Sep 09.00-1500 and Oct-Apr 10:00-16.00 and entry is free. When you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Lovely setting with a walk through different zones showing the indigenous plant species. There's an insect hotel, a small frog pond and plenty of resting places to enjoy the mountain views. Depending on the time of year you might even see snow on the mountain...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Karen A
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Take the main A317 road from Velez Rubio through Velez Blanco, passing its imposing castle & continue on towards Mariá. Pass through this latter village for approximately a further 1/2 km & "Umbria de la Virgen" Botanical Gardens is sign posted on the left. From...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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