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A worthwhile visit

My wife and I visited this botanical garden during our month-long stay on Reunion Island. We... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Owen_thesaints
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Nice

Great garden wth beautiful trees and flowers, let s try the visit with guide. Take a lunch at the... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Marie M
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2 rue du Pere Georges | Route des Colimaçons, Saint-Leu 97436, Reunion Island
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited this botanical garden during our month-long stay on Reunion Island. We toured each of the distinct areas, enjoying finding out more about the flora of this interesting island. Approaching from inland, it was not immediately obvious that the gate we...More

1  Thank Owen_thesaints
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Great garden wth beautiful trees and flowers, let s try the visit with guide. Take a lunch at the restaurant you can taste a new way of local products it s Amazing.

1  Thank Marie M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

After a long and winding road, you get to the church (unique stone building) and the gardens. We were especially impressed by the cacti (succulent plants) variety. March may not be the best season (fewer fruit, fewer flowers) but the variety of trees forces you...More

1  Thank 16frogprince
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

From coastline towns it's a 15 minute drive into mountains. The house is moderately attractive and a few plants around it quite beautiful. But everything on the rest of the grounds seemed dried out, even during wet season. Very little flowering. Maybe of interest to...More

Thank BunkyVA
Reviewed 18 June 2015

This botanic garden is a bit different from most others. It is built on a hill side so requires a certain amount of mildly strenuous walking. The exhibits are split into various sections. Some, like the coffee section, could use some more labelling. Others, like...More

Thank dmittleman
Reviewed 23 April 2014

The old house is nice but it is the 7 different gardens and orchid house that are the main attraction. The kids weren't too eager at first but as soon as we had spotted a chameleon in the he second garden we visited then their...More

1  Thank Piers G
Reviewed 8 August 2012

A very beautiful garden, containing many plants from the island, ranging from orchids to euphorbia, palm trees, fruit, flowers and bamboos....The staff is both nice and competent.

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