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Worth the drive

Cane across the gardens by chance during a drive through the Troodos Mountains. Not seen this place... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
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Interesting and very well done

A small botanical garden situated on part of the site of the old Amiantos asbestos mine and... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Alan Y
Limassol, Cyprus
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Amiantos Old Mine, Troodos 4800, Cyprus
+357 25 550091
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

The outside is very disabled friendly but it is not always easy to read the labels from a wheelchair. The visitor centre is very predictable and much more could be done to cover the flora and fuana of this amazing area. In particular much more...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Cane across the gardens by chance during a drive through the Troodos Mountains. Not seen this place advertised anywhere on any maps or leaflets. Although not fully in bloom yet this was a lovely place to find. Extremely well maintained lots to see with lots...More

Thank FoodyMad1
Reviewed 5 May 2018

A small botanical garden situated on part of the site of the old Amiantos asbestos mine and developed by the Cyprus Forestry Department funded by the A G Leventis Foundation. The visitor centre is very interesting indeed - highly informative. The toilets are very clean....More

Thank Alan Y
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

A beautifully designed medium size botanical garden which is totally free. Free entrance and free parking. Lovely selection of trees and plants set in a hillside with ponds, a stream and a small waterfall.

Thank Etienne F
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

My friend and I visited the gardens last weekend. Unfortunately we were a little early in the season to see all the flowers. Still it was worth a visit. We enjoyed the information video in the visitors centre, the frogs in the ponds and the...More

4  Thank alison_t_2002
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Only laid out in 2004 this garden is some distance north of the Square. The best way is to take the service coach / bus 64 from Limassol direct to the gardens and later take the coach back to the square as it operates as...More

2  Thank Welshwasp
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This botanical garden is actually a fenced park of different but common trees. The price is free and there is also an explanatory visitor's center.

Thank BorgBenjamin
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I visited the botanical garden in June and I really loved the way it was created. The place was modern with an artificial lake and a small waterfall. Although June is a hot month in Cyprus, we managed to see a small variety of flowers....More

Thank Sofia P
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The Troodos Botanical Garden is small but beautifully laid out and a wide variety of trees and plants is labelled. It is very well maintained and one can easily walk through it and over the bridge that spans a pond which has fish in it....More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Would love to have seen the place but it was closed on the weekend when we went. Disappointed as travelled some distance.

1  Thank kevanddeb15
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