Botanical Gardens Flora, Cologne
(4.6/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
Both a municipal park and a botanical garden, Botanical Gardens Flora, designed by renowned Prussian gardener Peter Joseph Lenné in 1864, contains more than 10,000 different plant species. Close to the left Rhine banks in the city's north, this 11.5 hectare (28 acre) garden includes The Flora, which occupies the southern part of the park and features a waterfall and a flower garden with a central fountain. More exotic plants, such as orchids, cocoa plants, and succulents can be found in the large greenhouse. The northern botanical garden is categorized according to plant type. In the summer, try to time your visit with the annual Zoo and Flora Summer Night, which offers a music program and a nocturnal visit to the zoo. See Botanical Gardens Flora and all Cologne has to offer by arranging your trip with our Cologne family vacation planner.
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  • Free seasons always again nice to walk around and it. The Park is beautifully landscaped with fountains, Lake, trees and beautiful paths. There is a tropical greenhouse as well as an herb garden. I love to walk there.
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  • Perfect place to rest a bit after all the sightseeing. Entrance is free. Beautiful even at the autumn 
  • diversified and comprehensive range and landscaped beds and ponds. the classic fountains and drove its worth it. greenhouses are currently under renovation. the recently renovated cafeteria is only accessible via a staircase for the lift you need all the way to the other side and then by the building back.
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