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Tunduru Botanical Gardens

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Nice 19th century garden

This garden is not very big, but it nice to have a stroll and a look to the different tree species... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Haelen
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Voorburg, The Netherlands
Definitely worth a visit

Definitely worth a visit for the loud squaking bats in the trees ! It is calm and tranquil here... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
KweqSmanit
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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we arrived there in a very hot day, many wedding groups were there to celebrate the wedding and sing song together. it was nice to see many people having nice moment there. we wanted to leave the park, but all corners and doors of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This garden is not very big, but it nice to have a stroll and a look to the different tree species. Those we planted the trees at the end of the 19th century could not enjoy the trees, as I did, now they are fully...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Haelen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit for the loud squaking bats in the trees ! It is calm and tranquil here and scenic with a koi pond, various trees including mango trees and tamarind trees, a visitor center and the cafe. There are benches to relax on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KweqSmanit
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Good place to relax for a few minutes, under the shade of a tree. Wish I had more time here to explore the garden.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Koritsaki
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We passed by this public park while walking in the old city. Nice place to rest and relax and maybe pose for some pictures with lovely green trees around. We also saw many bats flying there during morning

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank TravElkouteini
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Another disappointment on our walk around the city, this lovely garden was closed up with every gate chained and padlocked. From what we could see through the railings, it looked beautiful. If only we could have gotten inside. :(

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Judy B
Reviewed 15 August 2018

This public garden is well-organized with some beautiful plant and tree species. It is also fairly quiet compared to the neighboring side streets, and has a security detail who walks around to ensure safety. A nice place to collect your thoughts for a while in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank michaelpA2359VJ
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

After many years of neglect and degradation the garden is back. Major works and money were spent and it is a nice spot to find peace and quiet. Watch out for pretty thieves.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MAXIMVS M
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Here, one can appreciate a bit of a pause among city life. The layout of the Tunduru Gardens is quite lovely. It was fun to identify different trees, including Almond Trees, Flame Trees and Frangipani Trees. Fortunately for me, I visited when the frangipani were...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Elise G
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Walked through the gardens as part of Top 10 tour with Maputo e pe. Lovely and shady with big well established trees. Some work going on so some areas not accessible but that will change

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Peter A
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