The Botanical Garden (Gradina Botanica), Bucharest

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At The Botanical Garden (Gradina Botanica), stroll among Chinese, Japanese, and Mongolian pine trees, through herb and rose gardens, and along the shores of a lily pond with a waterfall. The garden is home to more than 10,000 species of plants, divided into three major areas. You'll see hill conifers, decorative and rare Mediterranean plants, and floral species from the Carpathian Mountains. The greenhouses of the central pavilion house palms, philodendrons, orchids, tropical succulents, and cacti, as well as subtropical and water plants. A Brâncovenesc-style building near the entrance gate features a botanical museum with a collection of 1,000 exotic plants dried, pressed, or preserved in alcohol or formaldehyde. Using our custom trip planner, Bucharest attractions like The Botanical Garden (Gradina Botanica) can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We sadly went there on December when the flowers werent at their best. Though we saw pure potential in the place. We couldnt stop imagining how magnificent if would look in spring. I would suggest to ...  more »
  • This is a great park to have a walk with your kids if you want to escape city hassle and noise. Full of green, lots of colours and dlowers in spring and summer. And best thing fir parents: nowhere to ...  more »
  • Four for 14 lei visited this beautiful garden. You have to buy a separate ticket, however, if you want to visit the museum. The greenhouse and rose garden are more than worth it. A must.
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  • Better than a walk in the park. The garden is beautiful and you can enjoy a walk and sometimes you can find a small exposition. The staff was very nice and friendly. The greenhouse is not that updated ... overall I enjoy going there
  • Great place to relax. Friendly staff. For nature lovers and.. lovers.
  • Nice place. Friendly staff despite other reviews.
  • Beautiful botanic museum !
  • the most peaceful place in Bucharest.
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