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Exotic Garden (Jardin Exotique)

62 Boulevard Du Jardin Exotique, La Condamine 98002, Monaco
+377 93 15 29 80
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Modern Wonder of the World

I will preface this review by saying that I am completely fascinated by succulent plants. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Timothy O
Entrance is 7.20 Euros

We based ourselves in Aix en Provence, rented a car and drove to Monaco from Aix. Prior to arriving... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Beautiful tropical gardens surrounding the Observatory Cave, featuring weird rock formations.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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62 Boulevard Du Jardin Exotique, La Condamine 98002, Monaco
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+377 93 15 29 80
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I will preface this review by saying that I am completely fascinated by succulent plants. The Exotic Garden in Monaco is the most striking and awe-inspiring garden I have been to in my life. The diversity of species that have been assembled here since 1933...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We based ourselves in Aix en Provence, rented a car and drove to Monaco from Aix. Prior to arriving in Monaco, we made a stop in Eze. By the time we arrived in Monaco, it was a bit after 10 am. There is a parking...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice views, although not of Nice itself which is obscured by a hill. There is a bit of walking up steps, not wheelchair accessable.

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday, bus to the entrance very easy to get there but quite a hike up and down. Although the slopes are gentle there are lots of stairs to get back up once you have reached the observation area. Not recommended if you...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

It is a bit of a hike to walk up to the gardens but you can get the bus, the signage is not easy to follow. What and amazing view when you get there! This must be the best view of Monaco . Beautiful cactus...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

The Gardens are not large in area but more than compensates with a stunning location on the cliff-side and the variety of plants. Land for the gardens was acquired in 1912 with design and establishment undertaken over the next 20 years. They were opened in...More

Thank Dan L
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

After a hectic Grand prix, JC & I visited Monaco to have a walk about on the Tuesday. Monaco ville is a 10-15mins walk uphill from the station wear flat comfy shoes there's lots of walking, just head towards the Palace on top of the...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Loved every zigzag corner with succulents that must be at least 💯 years old. Exceeded my expectations. If you are fit take the lifts and stairs. The views are well worth it. Take in all the expensive Realestate for free. If you need a lotto...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We were part of a group visiting the famous gardens of the Cote d'Azur and this garden epitomises all that has made the Cote d'Azur famous for its gardens. It is well laid out and maintained and features many mature and stunning plants. As with...More

Thank BoRoBa
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

The exotice garden at Monaco is situated in the upper area of the town and therefore has several interestings views over the town of Monaco and of course many, bvery interesting succulent plants. Yoú can get a discount of 1,70 € when presenting the coupon...More

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Katherine R
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The caves tour started each hour (ei 10, 11 etc). Unfortunately we missed it by 5 minutes and did not have time to wait for another. With the caves, I would say you need couple of hours, with leisurely stroll. If you have... More
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GerdaAbouShanab
29 September 2015|
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I did some googling myself and I will take the train form Nice and then bus number 2 to the Jardin. Thank you.
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