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“Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh”

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
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US$342.12*
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Ranked #8 of 402 things to do in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Botanics offers visitors peace and tranquility amongst its stunning 72 acres in Edinburgh city centre. Founded in 1670, the Garden is acknowledged to be one of the finest in the world.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Malton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh”
Reviewed 8 June 2014

My first visit here was a few years ago, but it was well worth returning. The gardens are fabulous but the glasshouses are just out of this world. Something for everyone.

Visited June 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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“Peace and tranquility”
Reviewed 8 June 2014

When we visit Edinburgh and assuming the weather is dry we always make a trip to one of Edinburgh's finest free attractions the Royal Botanic Gardens.
These gardens are vast always in good condition and a feast to the eyes. We spend a couple of hours wandering around the various landscapes,it is very peaceful and at the end of the walk there is a nice cafe to enjoy.

Visited June 2014
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Lincolnshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
“Peaceful haven in a city”
Reviewed 7 June 2014

This is a fabulous place to go for a long walk and take time out to sit and contemplate. The different plants and flowers really are a joy to behold. This is a great visit if you have plenty of time, it is not a place to go if you are in a hurry.

The gardeners must work very hard in order to keep this wonderful place such a beautiful retreat.

We will definitely be back and thank you for all the work done to give us all this gift in Edinburgh!

Visited May 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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“Beautiful and peaceful”
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Free entry. Beautiful and peaceful. The type of place you can go for some quiet time surrounded by nature.

Visited May 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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“Nice and relaxing walk”
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Its a nice place for relaxing, and go for a walk. But with the weather in Edinburgh, you'd better bring an umbrella with you cuz there wont be a place with shelter.

Visited July 2013
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