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A little gem, if you like flowers

Beautiful camellias of many types and colors in a well-maintained, lovely park by the lake. A... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pasquale D
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Rome, Italy
Parco delle Camelle / Locarno /Suisse

Parco delle Camelle is one of the nicest to visit in Locarno, near the lake, wondeful view to the... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Manuela L
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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2 weeks ago
“A little gem, if you like flowers”
31 Oct 2018
“Parco delle Camelle / Locarno /Suisse”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful camellias of many types and colors in a well-maintained, lovely park by the lake. A must-visit in Locarno.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pasquale D
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Parco delle Camelle is one of the nicest to visit in Locarno, near the lake, wondeful view to the mountains, The camelle flowers so nice as the roses , so magnificient, a real magnetsm for me; the tropic clima of Locarno is excellent for this...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Super nice botanical garden located on the lakeside. Nice pools and rivers. Super quite, ideal for reading, tables and benches

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank zueua
Reviewed 30 March 2017

They look like roses but they are not. Those flowers come from Japan and every bush in the garden is of different color! Takes about 20 minutes to explore the park and it's free!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank GlobetrottingMari
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We visited the park today and if was in full bloom. We also visited the exhibition at the castle as part of a joint ticket. Both places did not disappoint! Not to miss!!

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Ketayun I
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This little hidden garden is simply beautiful! Ideal to read a book or just relax there. Its next to the lake and an open beach, so you can visit it on your way there or back!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Dóra K
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Stopped by while visiting Locarno for the camellia show. Pretty location near the lake with a great view. Many different kinds of camellias to admire. Worth a trip.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Juma1707
Reviewed 7 August 2016

One of the most important Camellia Shows in Europe. With over 250 variations. Take a peaceful walk through this amazing park, stop and sit on one of the wooden benches and just take in the beautiful panorama of Lago Maggiore.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Patriciazucconi
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Parco delle Camelie is a small garden on the shores of Lake Maggiore. It has a few flowering trees and plants (not only camellias) and small pond. It's a great place to spend an hour enjoying the nature and then the lake's beach is just...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank N_K
Reviewed 24 March 2016

well, this was a very interesting exposition of flowers ,I mean camelias and there were around 250 different kinds,in two places ,at the Parco delle cameiie and also at the Castle. It was from the 16th to the 20 of March .Really nice

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank rogerioj395
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