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Palace and Botanical Gardens of Balchik

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Address: 2 km west of town, Balchik, Bulgaria
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Good looking garden

Very good looking gardens, the castel is very interesting, we tried the restaurant and the food was not very good. The tickets are kind of expensive ( it gave us a feeling od... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Very good looking gardens, the castel is very interesting, we tried the restaurant and the food was not very good. The tickets are kind of expensive ( it gave us a feeling od being robbed - they have 2 tickets for same place - you have to pay a ticket for the gardens and a ticket for the palace)

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Back in time, when Bulgaria was a kingdom in this small town was queens summer house. It can be visited too. We stayed in hotel just above garden. Smell of roses was getting in our rooms. Cactus part of garden is amazing. When it got too hot on beach we used to hide in restaurant in queens summer house or... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

The palace and the gardens are beautiful for spending an afternoon in Balchik. Great view of the sea, and make sure you see the little chapel and look up the history of Queen Mary.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Beautiful palace and garden by the sea...a piece of history, the small beautiful Queen Maria palace (more like a villa) is the only point of interest that worth be visited during your stay in Balcic or the surrounded area...

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Nynashamn, Sweden
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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely place to visit, can really recommend it! Even teenager enjoyed the visit. Sitting in the shade with some picknick.

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Thank Thomas E
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

Amasing place. The garden is right next to the sea. The flowers are lovely, vivid and diverce. You can walk around and just enjoy the summer air and amasing views. It's like a fairy tale! Very romantic.

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Aiud, Romania
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

When you walk in here you are stepping into another world; a world full with flowers, amazing views, a place wgere you can walk and learn about them. A place where Queen mary of Romania loved it. You can visit the botanical gardens and the palace also. You have amazing time here, silence, and if it's hot outside gere you... More 

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Bucharest
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

The best place to be in a hot summer afternoon. The gardens are very well preserved. The roses smell divine and we even saw some lotuses.

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Thank Sabbina
Sofia, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

If you are near Balchik do not miss the opportunity to visit the Palace and Botanical garden. Lovely historic place to wander around and get lost for a few hours. The gardens are beautiful,while thr views -breath taking!

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

A good place to spend a few hours wandering around some beautiful grounds, with lots of shade on a hot day. Signs in English explaining the various places and a hot house with an extensive collections of cacti and succulents.

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