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Giardino Botanico Alpinia

Viale Mottino 26 | Località Alpino, 28838, Stresa, Italy
+39 0323 927173
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Not Ex iting But Worth The Visit

Go by cable car it is the intermediate stop, all0w about one half hours if using the cable car... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
oscarpops276
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Stresa, Italy
Small garden with a good view

This is by far the smallest and least spectacular garden in the area, an optional extra for the... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Chris N
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London, United Kingdom
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“alpine garden” (12 reviews)
“cable car” (37 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Viale Mottino 26 | Località Alpino, 28838, Stresa, Italy
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+39 0323 927173

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Go by cable car it is the intermediate stop, all0w about one half hours if using the cable car including the walk from car to gardens. If going by car take care road up is quite narrow in places. Gardens are not spectacular but the...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is by far the smallest and least spectacular garden in the area, an optional extra for the itinerary, but it does have a nice view of Lake Maggiore. There are toilets but no refreshments or shop other than a few items for sale on...More

Thank Chris N
marcodelsignore, Direttore at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017
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Grazie per la sua recensione. Stiamo lavorando per migliorare questa preziosa struttura e fornire nuovi servizi ai visitatori.

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Well worth the 4euro entry, these gardens have stunning views over Lake Maggiore. Beautiful alpine flowers and plants in quiet surroundings.

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marcodelsignore, Direttore at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017
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Grazie per la sua recensione!!!

Reviewed 16 September 2017

My wife and I found this rather disappointing. It is not very large and although it is probably really interesting to a botanist I suspect that many visitors come away feeling a little disappointed.

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marcodelsignore, Direttore at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017
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Grazie per la sua recensione. Stiamo lavorando molto per migliorare la struttura e fornire servizi migliori ai visitatori.

Reviewed 24 August 2017

After walking down from the top of Mottarone we were looking for a picnic spot and this place certainly fit the bill. The plants were a bit sparse and unaspiring but remember these are for the most alpine plants so big blossoms isn't their thing,...More

Thank Ian S
marcodelsignore, Direttore at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017
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Grazie per la vostra recensione! Stiamo lavorando per migliorare la struttura ed offrire nuovi e migliori servizi.

Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had no expectations and were surprised to found a quiet place to enjoy nature and views of Lago Maggiore. Belvedere is a must. Definitely worth visiting.

Thank Sheinman
marcodelsignore, Direttore at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017
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Grazie per la vostra recensione!

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We visited here during our cable car trip , it's around a 5 minute walk down a fairly quiet road . It was quiet when we visited mid morning . There wasn't many flowers to see , lots of plants though . Lovely views from...More

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marcodelsignore, Direttore generale at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017
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Grazie per la sua recensione. Arrivederci al Giardino Alpinia!

Reviewed 11 August 2017

A couple of beautiful views and a well-minded garden and grounds. However, aside from its location halfway up the mountain outside Stresa, it provides little worth the four euros required for admission.

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marcodelsignore, Direttore generale at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017
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Grazie per la sua recensione, stiamo lavorando per migliorare la struttura.

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We took the cable car and found ourselves in a forest, full of plants and trees. The Botanical Gardens, where there is a ticket and a ticket to get in and walk, I expected him to be different. I can not say that impressive. What...More

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marcodelsignore, Direttore generale at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017
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Grazie per la sua recensione

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I note some of the reviews for this piece of tranquility state they arrived by car. One has to walk to this place, either up/down the hill or on the easy level from the cable car station, to really appreciate it. After meandering around the...More

Thank Lynden M
marcodelsignore, Direttore generale at Giardino Botanico Alpinia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017
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La ringrazio molto per la sua recensione.

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