Pretoria National Botanical Garden, Pretoria

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Garden · Nature / Park
Enjoy a relaxing walk among the flowers and plants of Pretoria National Botanical Garden, a 76 hectare (187 acre) green lung, situated close to the city center. Founded in 1946, the garden features a wide variety of South African trees, cycads, and succulents--it also serves as home to various bird species. Head to the peaceful garden to get in touch with nature, have a fun picnic with friends or family, or just meditate and relax in the shade of trees. Plan your visit to Pretoria National Botanical Garden and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Pretoria trip site.
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  • We attended a Succulent Festival and took the opportunity to walk around much of the gardens. It was a cost time visit. Covid-19 notices were visible at the entrance, but no-one checked hands were...  more »
  • The gardens were in a terrible state. Bottles lying around in the gardens and weeds growing everywhere! It was a national disgrace!  more »
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  • A beautiful and well mantained national park. Entrance fees affordable, staff is friendly and helpful. My husband and I had a picnic at the gardens to celebrate his beautiful. We had a wonderful time - quite and very serene. Fun was had.
  • The Pretoria National Botanical Gardens are a must see. They host free Park Runs on Saturdays. They also play host to loads of festivals and concerts. This is also a wonderful place for a date, if you are so inclined 😉😉

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