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Tallinn Botanic Garden, Tallinn
(4.3/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
Home to an array of native and exotic species, Tallinn Botanic Garden represents the most extensive of its kind in the country. Established originally in the Soviet years as a showcase for plant adaptation, the complex quickly grew into a collection spanning many greenhouses and arboretum sections. Visit the gardens, nestled in a lush riverside valley near the city, and wander the 123 hectares (300 acres) of indoor and outdoor space. Join a guided tour (they are offered in English) to get a solid overview of the facility as a whole and to glean in-depth knowledge about the resident plants, their life-cycles, and their role in the environment. Afterward, go for a stroll along the nearly 4 km (2.5 mi) of outdoor trails, traversing different habitats and ecological zones laid out by theme. For Tallinn Botanic Garden and beyond, use our Tallinn itinerary planner to get the most from your Tallinn vacation.
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  • 5 € only scha Palm House. I call it the dome. The glass sarcophagus within the tropics, subtropics and Cacti. In Moscow, RSC and Leningrad gardens much more charming and here, there's even a small pond with gold carp and gazebo! All in the dome. PARKING AND FREE AUDIO GUIDE. In winter the Cafe didn't work. But on the street there is an educational trail. Very nice walk even in the cold and wind
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  • Best time to visit is when the roses bloom. Even in August there were some flowers to see. We bought the joined ticket from teletower. This was my second time here and i probably visit here again. Gre...  more »
  • Visited late September when half the glasshouse was closed and there were no catering facilities open . We can only imagine in the Summer with all the flower beds in bloom it is a beautiful place to v...  more »
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  • Nicest Botanic Garden I have ever seen. It is huge. The garden design is very well done. The rose garden smells amazing.
  • Very beautiful place. A must see...
  • Big and beautiful garden and palm house
  • Fine cafe in the middle of the "jungle"
  • Tore , vaikne koht ja huvitavad taimed