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Via Lincoln 2/A, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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All reviews plants and trees water lilies amazing trees relaxing walk restful place natural setting tranquil oasis wonderful garden large garden we enjoyed walking fig tree green space spent several hours euro entry fee couple of hours two hours interesting place
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

The second star is because they do have some interesting trees, but the smaller plants are hard to see among the fields of weeds, especially nettles, and in the back part of the park even the walkways are hard to make out. What a pity,...More

Thank Oliver G
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Worth taking a walk around, pleasant way to spend an hour and not too expensive. Visited when there was a plant fair on which was interesting too

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I went here in a winter afternoon and there were around 18 degrees so was a pleasure walking among the trees. The park was Pretty empty cause probably of the season, but this was good for relaxing. Lots of plants and fountains inside. in the...More

Thank lauramI4565XE
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Don't miss this run-down gem of a garden in the city center. The succulent collection alone is worth the visit.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The place to go at at a hot day. You should be prepared to spend at least 3 hours within these most exciting plants.

Thank Straccoligno
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We took two hours out of our hectic day in the busy city of Palermo to discover the Botanical Garden and we enjoyed every second of it. There's a huge variety of cacti and trees we head never seen before. Definitely worth a visit if...More

Thank Annette D
Reviewed 15 November 2017

A most interesting place. Unique trees an vegetation from around the world. You will see trees with a very unusual growth pattern. The sound of the parrots makes the gardens a peaceful place to spend an afternoon

Thank joscolon
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The garden features palms and cacti, but there are many other special and raw items on exhibit. The plants are generally well labeled (of course some plants in plenty aren't always labeled). The day I was there they did not provide handbill maps, but there...More

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place to see if you have time, certainly not a must see in palermo. The fig tree was nice . Entry fee was 3-5 euro.

Thank Rachael D
Reviewed 22 October 2017

It was nice to get out of the city for a while and see some greenery. There is a large variety of plants and trees, cacti, succulents, bamboo, etc. In the centre there is a pool with water lilies and sunbathing turtles. We also saw...More

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