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Jardin des Plantes

Blvd Henri IV, Quartier Montpellier Centre, 34967, Montpellier, France
+33 4 67 63 43 22
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Needs renovation

Given that it is free to walk around I won't be too critical but these gardens really need some... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Thehazyman
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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Very interesting and relaxing visit

Large historical garden, with a huge number of plants, bushes, flowers and trees. Greenhouses... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anne-Marie D
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Blvd Henri IV, Quartier Montpellier Centre, 34967, Montpellier, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Given that it is free to walk around I won't be too critical but these gardens really need some serious renovation work. Nice cat though!

Thank Thehazyman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Large historical garden, with a huge number of plants, bushes, flowers and trees. Greenhouses. Relaxing break in the shadow.

Thank Anne-Marie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This garden has such potential and is quite fascinating, however, we found it to be fairly unpleasant and overgrown! I think it needs a bit of love and upkeep personally... Good if you need some shade from the heat, but make sure you take in...More

Thank BecM_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the areas you could see were lovely! def worth going for a nice walk. However the amazing looking cacti house was closed, as was an "orangery" style building and a large area of the gardens. As said tho the area open was really nice, but...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This botanical garden is the oldest one in France (established in the 16th century!) and you could tell. It was beautiful and filled with crumbling statues and steps. The garden is relatively small but has an impressive amount of greenery. There are several nice places...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely gardens, lily pond & lots of little plots. Gave us some ideas for our garden! Also suitable to eat lunch in on a sunny day.

Thank Ellek85
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful garden with easy strolls. Pretty shaded as well, which helped in the midday sun. Worth the visit.

Thank agnosia42
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A tranquil calm place for a stroll on a sunny day. We visited in April to see an army of gardeners busy tidying and planting in readiness for the summer. The weedy chaos was being replaced and I'm sure a colourful spectacle will emerge in...More

Thank Evvvvery
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Was unfortunately closed while around, but looked charming from the wall. Just next to Porte du Peyrou and cathedral.

Thank Pasi K
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Nice place to have a walk round considering it's free. However many of the areas are cornered off and a lot of places are over grown. Shame really as this could be a really nice place

Thank AmeliaAndAdam
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Margaret D
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Response from Lee W | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure I saw a French couple with a little dog inside, but you should be able to email to ask.
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