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Botanical Garden (Botanischer Garten)

Zollikerstrasse 107, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
+41 44 634 84 61
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lovely garden

Beautiful and lovely garden in the city, very refreshing. Excellent plant collection including... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Cairo, Egypt

The gardens are right down from the apartment we were renting. Beautiful gardens with plants... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
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Affiliated with the University of Zürich, these large gardens feature a huge variety of plants from around the world.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Zollikerstrasse 107, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
+41 44 634 84 61
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Beautiful and lovely garden in the city, very refreshing. Excellent plant collection including tropical rain forest plants in three greenhouse dome. Other good thing, no entrance fee - all free. Highly recomended

Thank wisnu315
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The gardens are right down from the apartment we were renting. Beautiful gardens with plants marked. There are 3 huge domes that house rainforest like plants. One also contains a small Aquarium. The day we went was a nice Sunday. We took a ball and...More

1  Thank Momofthre3
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Perfect place for studying and for relaxation. The singing of the bird is marvelous . It has some rare plants and a giant tree from thailand

Thank Ayman A
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Interesting to see just how many different plants grow in the very well laid out Botanical garden. Also includes three Bio-Domes (a bit like the Eden Centre in Cornwall albeit smaller in size). It would be interesting to see what it looks like in the...More

Thank mjmuk1
Reviewed 12 April 2017

nice place to spend some time! lots of beautiful plants. even nice in winter, because it's warm inside. free of charge! :)

Thank Angi K
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The botanic garden is situated near the trendy Seefeld area just a few minutes of the hustle and bustle of Seefeldstrasse. It offers a great variety of flora and fauna as well as several greenhouses each of which is showcasing a different geographical zone, from...More

Thank Liliane M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The gardens are a very peaceful way to spend 1-2 hrs. We went in march the sun was shining and it was a very pleasant relaxing couple of hours. Take some sandwiches and you can chill in the garden and take In the view. There...More

Thank Terry F
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Stopped here while riding a rental bike in Zurich, Switzerland. So glad that I did because it was absolutely beautiful. It was a great place to enjoy the view, the scenery as well as a place to simply "stop" and reflect. Quite peaceful.

Thank daksterinwaltham
Reviewed 8 February 2017

... here in the 'Garden of Eden' it never gets boring for me because there's so many different things to explore in the botanical garden, people come in and find out about themselves, great place, best early in the morning when they open the gate...More

Thank Sabi W
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Quite fantastic collection, amazingly maintained garden. I went in autumn, which is perhaps not the best time for most plants, however, I especially loved the tropical domes, and they didn't seem to be seasonal.

Thank Lucian B
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Nelli R
5 July 2017|
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The entrance is free, no ticket purchase is needed.
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