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“You just have to go there!”

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
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US$40.00*
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Wild Myakka Bike Ecotour
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US$49.00*
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Full-Day Wild Myakka River Kayak plus Bike Ecotour
Ranked #2 of 143 things to do in Sarasota
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Owner description: A sprawling botanical garden.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“You just have to go there!”
Reviewed 18 December 2012

Incredible. A Garden of Eden on Sarasota Bay. There is no way you will be disappointed in this place.

Visited March 2012
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BRADENTON
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Beautiful Evening.. Beautiful Lights..!!”
Reviewed 17 December 2012

Went to see the gardens lit up for Christmas.. Arrived after dark and it was beautiful..!!!
Creative use of lights and plants... Cool weather... Relaxed atmosphere... Bagpipes playing Christmas music... Very polite and helpful people.. All around Wonderful..!!

Visited December 2012
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Sarasota, Florida, United States
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Beautiful and Real Florida”
Reviewed 15 December 2012

Breath Taking, Beautiful, Educational, Spectacular, Peaceful, Restful and not a place to miss in Sarasota. You will just love it and want to build a home right in the middle of it.

Visited November 2012
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Sarasota, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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“An absolute must see for visitors”
Reviewed 15 December 2012

Living here means we can drop in anytime we want. We take friends to see it and purchase unusual items. Very well done.

Visited November 2012
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Sarasota, Florida, United States
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Wonderful casual on the bay botanical garden”
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Such a variety of plants, beautiful location on Sarasota Bay, tour of the old mansion, orchid house and more. Sandwiches available also-great place to spend a few hours.

Visited October 2012
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