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All reviews municipal park palm grove beautiful park worth a visit an oasis small city pleasant stroll slow walk tourist office small garden for sale haven of tranquility pleasant afternoon couple of hours free entrance small shop costa blanca
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent an hour and a half wandering through these lovely gardens on a beautiful November day. Unusual palms and cacti and pools with ducks and koi carp.

Thank debsm33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely maintained palm grove. Avoid the wedding photos parties. See ducks and peacocks. Learn a little more about palm trees.

Thank thecassyput
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

€3 entry per over 60, otherwise its €5. Thanks to the Moors, this 1000 year old garden wouldn’t exist. There’s no official parking area so it’s street parking or one of the underground ones as this garden is slap in the middle of town. A...More

Thank steadyslack
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a walk around the palm groves. A unique park / garden area with cathedral and cultural sights nearby. If you have time worth walking down to the river (stream) for a different perspective of the city. We followed the palm tour available from the...More

1  Thank TLPaul
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We drove up from Mercia expecting some sort of large expanse of Palm forest/wilderness, it was not that. The area around this urban garden is full of many tall Palm trees but they tend to just line the roads and neighbourhood. That said, the gardens...More

1  Thank Richard C
Reviewed 30 July 2018

we enjoyed our visit , nice well kept gardens , very peaceful , they have toilets and a small shop with cold drinks ,snacks and a selection of cactus and plants , seeds etc

1  Thank steveo3002
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

One of the hidden gems in Spain, good quality of train tour, old history in this oasis, beautiful park, good for walking

1  Thank AdrianB76
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Worth a visit while in Alicante, Not a massive park but some lovely waterfalls and water features. Located on the outskirts of Alicante. I went on a local bus here.

Thank nickan57
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Spent a very pleasant afternoon wandering through the gardens. The shade from the trees on a very hot day was very welcoming. There are a wide variety of tree varieties and the buildings and water fearures contribute to an interesting visit. The park is on...More

1  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is an incredible place and well worth a visit. We spent a couple of hours walking around the gardens and there are some amazing plant and cacti formations.

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boyjack1149
11 June 2018|
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Response from Erik Gbg W | Reviewed this property |
We parked on the streat maybe 300 meters away. If I remember correct the streat outside the entrance is narrow and one-way so there isn’t many places to park by the entrance. We missed the entrance (very small) and didn’t... More
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GVtoBham
4 April 2017|
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Response from grainnemhaol | Reviewed this property |
Yes, an hour would be plenty for the Huerta del Cura part which has an admission fee of about 3 euros. Otherwise the part of the palm forest round the back of the tourist information office is a free public park with... More
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Response from Simon E | Reviewed this property |
There are two things you need t be aware of before you go to he Huerto del Cura. The first is that signposting to the gardens is almost nonexistent so take a map or preferably satellite navigation. Secondly, if you are... More
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