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Arboretum Volcji Potok

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Address: Volchji Potok 3, Radomlje 1235, Slovenia
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2 million tulips for two million Slovenians. It is so great to go around the park and look for the one they have planted for us. We planed our child birthday there - to see all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2 million tulips for two million Slovenians. It is so great to go around the park and look for the one they have planted for us. We planed our child birthday there - to see all the scary dinosaures - but they just moved them to the playground area. And all are great. Their new instalation are whales. Will return... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped on the way back from Velika Planinna, was planning to go for an hour and stayed four... Very nice park for strolling, picnic or sightseeing. Great playground for kids and an impressive moving Dinosaur exhibition. Coming in the spring time, the Tulips blossom was amazing.

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Maribor, Slovenia
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Volčji Potok is huge area with trees, some water - several fish ponds, with different kinds of gardens and with many varieties of trees. It is not far from Kamnik and Domžale. All the other visitors need a car or bike. Area is big enough for several hours. Children will enjoy climbing on some huge and strange dinosaurs, older people... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It is nice big park. here you can spend whole day with you family or dog.Especially i like place with orchids.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We visited this botanical garden on a sunny Sunday. Kids were most impresed by the huge playground, dinosaurs and butterflies exhibition. Apart from vast meadows, numerous different flowers and trees, it is also worth to visit orchids and cactus exhibition. In a small cafe one can relax and refresh. Will for sure return soon.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

The park is big, with lots of different walking paths. We found lots of different things to see,, ponds rose gardens, maize, orchid,, cacti,and butterfly houses,.There are lots of seats to rest on and also a road train from the entrance for a tour of the gardens.I did not have any children with me but there is a fantastic childrens... More 

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Turi, Estonia
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Ljubljana Botanical Gardens are lovely. About 30kilometre drive from Ljubljana centre. Big enough but not too big, taking about 85 hectars and has about 3500 different plants. Birds and fish on top of that. They have different themes in the gardens. I was sorry we didn`t get to see the tulips (they bloom in spring, April-May`ish) but some of the... More 

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Naples, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a nice tree park (it’s very large), but it’s short of flowers; it is definitely not a botanical garden; it’s so big, you’ll end doing lots of walking; we found the lack of good signage very frustrating; you get a handout map but it's still difficult navigating such a large park; there are no directional signs at walking... More 

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Bath, Somerset
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Not far from Ljubljana and well signed with free car park. Formerly a landscaped park, now an extensive arboretum with formal gardens, lakes and woodland walks, children's play area and small café in grounds. Free shuttle "petit train" from entrance to main areas of interest. Not for rainy days, but good to wander around and for picnics.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent a half day here, a bit of a drive outside Ljubljana. The formal entry with a tree and begonia-lined walk was a good introduction. Caught in a rainstorm, we were able to find quick shelter. After the rain, we walked through the rose garden, the indoors cacti, butterfly and orchid exhibits, the maze, the formal... More 

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