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Palace and Botanical Gardens of Balchik

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Address: 2 km west of town, Balchik, Bulgaria
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Palace and Botanical Gardens of Balchik

The Palace and gardens are definitely worth a visit. The grounds are lovely, many flowers and a waterfall. There are some small shops selling locally made items. You could spend a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Shepperton, United Kingdom
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Shepperton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Palace and gardens are definitely worth a visit. The grounds are lovely, many flowers and a waterfall. There are some small shops selling locally made items. You could spend a whole day there, although 6 hours should be sufficient. After you have visited the gardens and castle you can explore Balchik; the beach, restaurants marina

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Breathtaking and beautiful but it takes time to walk around the gardens. Great little shops and eating places on the way down. But great atmosphere and its a must

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Apparently, people who visited this place left in total awe. Been in this place last summer and i couldn't agree more, how lovely this garden is. There is nothing not to admire in this piece of paradise. a long walk through this attraction is reallyworth it. Highly recommended! 😊

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Nice, beautifull and quite place but a little bit expensive especially for local people! You can spend half even full day out there. Was a bit tight with parking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Wonderful place from May to October. Different flowers during the year round. Outstanding view over the see. Perfect kept and maintain by the authorities. It's recommended to visit from up to down (important high difference).

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Placed on a steep slope the garden offers an outstanding view over the sea. You will be amazed by the variety of plants and flowers you find here and also by the unique landscape. Also the small castle offers the site a romantic touch.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

It's a gorgeus place. At the begining I thought that it was a small place, but I was amazed how big it actualy is. It is kept in a perfect order, and at one point, you are able to see the sea. It is something you must see with your own eyes!

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

It is a magnificent place. I could wonder around the garden for hours. It is truly a magical place. I didn't expect to see such beautiful arrangement. It is definitely one of top 10 must see places in Europe.

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Braselton, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Worth the entry fee there is much to see and do starting with small shops near the entrance setting the tone that it is different and special. the entire complex with the local flora is like a park. originally part of the palace which had a wine cellar, springs, monastery,chapel, several villas and a view of the sea. it was... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

entered via the sea entrance. they staff would only take cash even though they had card machine which makes me feel the staff were on the taketh girl by the wine tasting had her boyfriend there and was only interested in him. we had entrance to house (palace)and gardens. save your money don't go into the house. 3 rooms and... More 

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