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Address: Road to Kenitra, Rabat, Morocco

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Pleasant gardens

This garden is, with its vineyard and exotic plants, a true beauty to behold. Its manicured greenery offers a pleasant shade. Come here with a book and relax in the woods.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 October 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This garden is, with its vineyard and exotic plants, a true beauty to behold. Its manicured greenery offers a pleasant shade. Come here with a book and relax in the woods.

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Rabat, Morocco
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

These gardens are truly beautiful. It originated with a Frenchman in the '80s who loved exotic plants. It's been restaured and one can visit with family or friends. Very pleasant. Entrance fee inexpensive. Good parking.

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Rabat, Morocco
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is not the most beautiful garden in Rabat but I would advise to visit it if you have enough time.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely day at the garden. We enjoyed the bridges, the gardens is formed like a kind of maze. It is fun to walk around and getting lost.

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Thank Leni E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

You live nature? You love the calm? Do you like to see exotic birds and trees and flours? Do you like new experiences? Fun and existing, you have to visit this place it's really cheap too ;)

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

A little island of peace and nature in a noisy and dirty city. A place where you can relax after hours wondering and lay on the grass, under the shadow of a tree doing absolutely nothing. Probably my favourite place in this city.

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Thank serginaro
Rabat, Morocco
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

On the old road from Salé to Kenitra the gardens have been redone a few years ago. They were the private gardens of an old French family who lived in Morocco before and after its independence. After they left the gardens ere abandonned but luckiky were re planted and organized.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2013

Not a "traditional" Moroccan destination, but a cool and refreshing garden to wander in, especially on a very hot day. You can feel the effects of the cooler microclimate as soon as you go in. Themed gardens around geographical regions are more or less authentic; there is room for enriching the plant collections, but if you're not too much of... More 

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3 Thank Carey D
Rabat, Morocco
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2012

Even as someone who speaks no French or Arabic, this lovely garden was a great place to spend my afternoon. Endless paths, pleasant surprises (waterfalls, rope bridges), a reptile house and educational markers along the way make it worth the drive from Rabat.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2012

Sadly, this garden tells you a lot about Morocco and Rabat. Faded glory and beauty and unless you are the King who live sin well-manicured acres of prestine gardens, this one is just for the peasantry. Mins you, many Moroccans in Rabat still seem to find peace and solace here. You can tell a lot about a city by the... More 

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