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Harrison W. Smith Botanical Garden

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Botanical Gardens Short Tour

Located in Papeari is a beautiful garden tour with exotic plants, water lilies, exotic flowers and... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
BobWE
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Manhattan Beach, CA
For the size it's pretty good.

We stopped in because we enjoy public gardens and it is on the property where the Gauguin Museum... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
ruthandvern
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Wilton, California
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8 Mar 2018
“Botanical Gardens Short Tour”
20 Jul 2017
“For the size it's pretty good.”
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PK 51, 2 Papeari | PO. Box 330 011, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Located in Papeari is a beautiful garden tour with exotic plants, water lilies, exotic flowers and swamp trees. The short 15 minute walk outlines the small botanical garden. It appeared to be well maintained and included a small gift shop. This is worth a one...More

Thank BobWE
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We stopped in because we enjoy public gardens and it is on the property where the Gauguin Museum was once open. It also advertises two tortoises from the Galapagos. That was our first stop. The viewing area gave us views of their backsides so we...More

Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This was OK for a quick visit. They do have a number of species, but clearly could use more. We came here in the rainy season, which didn't help. It does appear to be in need of maintenance and better upkeep, but if your are...More

Thank zzzzdoc1
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

This lovely botanical garden in Tahiti is a delightful place to see the island's diverse and beautiful flowers and trees. It's a well maintained exotic experience which will give you a lot of fun and information. The gift shop is worth a look as well.

Thank NelsonVNile
Reviewed 11 October 2014

It used to be ok (very average actually), but is run down and unloved. It needs someone with energy and enthusiasm to takeover and make it a no 1 destination on the island. I recently viisted the botanical gardens in San Salvador and they were...More

Thank MonoFelizPanama
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Amazing flowers and trees. Beautiful grounds and we took very beautiful photographs. Nice clean location.

Thank Galburt
Reviewed 22 March 2014

Located about 50 km (30 miles) from Papeete, the garden is adjacent to the Gauguin Museum (still closed for “renovation” during our visit to the island). The garden is not large, but does have samples of most of the major plant varieties that you will...More

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