Gothenburg Botanical Garden, Gothenburg

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One of Europe's top botanical gardens, Gothenburg Botanical Garden includes a renowned rock garden. This oasis of plant life was inaugurated in 1923 during the city of Gothenburg's 300th anniversary. At about 175 hectares (430 acres), it is one of the largest gardens on the continent and makes up much of Anggarden, a Swedish nature reserve with an arboretum. View 16,000 species of plants presented in diverse exhibitions throughout the site, such as the Japanese garden and rhododendron valley. Take a guided tour with the app ”Botaniska" for a more interactive journey through a world of biodiversity and beauty. Plan to visit Gothenburg Botanical Garden during your Gothenburg vacation using our convenient Gothenburg road trip planning website.
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  • Visited as a family with a three year old. Beautiful nature experience with a lot of amazing flowers and plants. The restaurant/cafe is fresh and worth a visit. 
    Visited as a family with a three year old. Beautiful nature experience with a lot of amazing flowers and plants. The restaurant/cafe is fresh and worth a visit.  more »
  • and well worth a visit. A bit outside the citycenter, but lots to see and all very beautiful. The restaurant is also good 
    and well worth a visit. A bit outside the citycenter, but lots to see and all very beautiful. The restaurant is also good  more »
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  • . So many species! So little time! Well documented plant museum in picturesque settings. Amazing unseen and rare examples of species you thought you knew. Pleasant walks for the non-collector. Vast collection of Dahlias in August and September. Make the effort to see the rock garden, even in fall. Restaurant is very inefficient so go to the pizza and kebab place across from the tram station. The garden is a 7 minute walk from the station.
  • It's a good garden. Huge one. Amazing for a walk and all. Felt more like a forest while walking. And some plants were almost dead.. but good for a relaxing walk at most.

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