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National Botanical Gardens

Fifth Street, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Tranquil environment

There is nothing better to get one to relax better than nature.The rainy season is the best time to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Linda M
Weekend outing with family

I visited the National Botanical Gardens in November 2017. That was after the first rains and the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Harare Province, Zimbabwe
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Fifth Street, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is nothing better to get one to relax better than nature.The rainy season is the best time to visit since all is green and beautiful. A very relaxing environment

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited the National Botanical Gardens in November 2017. That was after the first rains and the grass was very green. What a beauty! The children enjoyed running around the park and we enjoyed the tranquil environment. Its a good place to relax and for...More

1  Thank fmadhuku
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Feeling peace and tranquility, one never notices the time going by, surrounded by spectacular species one can only find in the Botanical Gardens..

Thank Sitabile
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The botanical grounds in Harare, is a refreshing experience. The grounds and the trees are well kept and visiting them gives you a refreshing experience. But some areas need more touch ups to improve their appearance and aesthetic value.

Thank Chiremba_Makoni
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Lots of tracks to follow.Really nice to ride a bike.Lots of plants to see.Really good to play hide and seek

Thank siymataytay
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Often the park is quite and it is great for a jog or walking the dog. It has lovely old trees and a small cafe in the middle of the park that serves basic sandwiches, instant coffee and tea.

Thank Suzanne E
Reviewed 23 May 2017

It can be a nice walk, but it feels like maintenance of the place is rather minimal. They cut the grass, at least.

Thank Andrei F
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The place is amazing. In short time you can learn so much and see all types of nature zones in Zim. One problem - no one toilet there

Thank Nataliya B
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Must see National Botanic Gardens only 4 km North of Harare City Centre in the suburb of Alexandria and also houses the impressive National Herbarium of Zimbabwe. The gardens showcase indigenous plants from Zimbabwe's woodlands and include most of the 750 species found in the...More

Thank hikwam
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The botanical gardens are a must visit for local and tourists alike who find themselves with a bit of time on their hands while in the Capital . Situated less than 20minutes away from the CBD , the garden is a peaceful stretch of land...More

Thank chelsymae
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