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Jardin Botanico

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Address: Avenida Santa Fe 3951, Buenos Aires C1425BHB, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 11 4832-1552
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This garden is a fairy-tale haven scattered with romantic twisting...

This garden is a fairy-tale haven scattered with romantic twisting pathways, statues hiding around corners, babbling brooks, dragonflies and floral treasures from all over the world.

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Amazingly Beautiful Botanical Garden, loaded with fresh oxygen

Jardín Botánico Carlos Thays de la Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires (aka, Buenos Aires Botanical Garden) is a beautiful botanical garden, centrally located in the Palmero barrio of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Jardín Botánico Carlos Thays de la Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires (aka, Buenos Aires Botanical Garden) is a beautiful botanical garden, centrally located in the Palmero barrio of Buenos Aires. Convenient for multiple viewing on a day trip, this garden, Buenos Aires zoo, and the Japanese Garden are all within about four blocks of each other. There are about 5,500... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Instead of going to the controversial Zoos, why not choose a Botanic Garden just beside one of the Zoos? This was a great choice we made and we could see that locals also prefer the Botanic Garden. It is not a place for picnic because you can't go into the grass area. Ideal to walk along the whole garden admiring... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great and free attraction - place to cool down in the shade after some time walking in the heat. Love the size and amount of green space, lots of plants from all different continents - worth a quick visit too if you're going/coming from Palermo and it's free!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Personally, I enjoyed the rose garden more. However, if you are in the area, it is worth stopping in for 30 minutes.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

In the very middle of Palemo, this big park offers interesting buildings and sculptures,secluded areas where you can sit down for a reading, a butterfly corner and of course a collection of trees from all around the world including some interesting examples of cactus. The perfect place to enjoy a quiet Sunday morning.

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Mo i Rana, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

When in a busy city as BA is its really nice to have a walk or a picnic in such a calm place as this.the park is nice with a lot of sculptures that make it even more nice and interesting to walk around in,all i can say is enjoy

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Great choice if you are seeking respite from the pace of the city. Would make a nice detour in good weather.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Designed by Carlos Thay in 1902, the gardens are divided into areas representing the flora and fauna nationally and internationally. The glasshouse was exhibited in the 1900 Universal Exhibition in Paris. I was amazed at the size and development of the trees and the diversity represented in the park. It is actively used by locals seeking to enjoy the sunshine... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Some amazing trees. Worth a stroll here to get some shade but the city noise you will not escape from.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

It's a nice place to walk through in the middle of the city. You can go with an ice cream or with a coffe, so make your walking more amazing. If you don't like cats, prepare because there are lots of them, but they won't get near you if you don't want.

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