Gardens of the World, Nelson

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#6 of 12 in Parks in Nelson
Gardens of the World is located in Nelson. To visit Gardens of the World on your holiday in Nelson, and find out what else Nelson has to offer, use our Nelson trip itinerary planner.
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  • On a nice day this is a lovely place to take the family and have a picnic. Very well done and plenty of room to grab a spot and relax. There is a fee to get in but it is well worth it.  more »
  • I attended a small wedding at these gardens and what a beautiful setting it was. There were birds singing in the trees and water running gently in the springs, making for a lovely day. These gardens a...  more »
  • Our visit was over what turned out to be a rather wet weekend. It was grey and overcast with a threat of rain when we arrived. To our delight we were met by Tuis in the trees at the entry. This was en...  more »
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  • Spectular - you can relax, absorb and appreciate. Even when the flora isn't in bloom it's worth a visit, can only imagine the delight when things are blooming.
  • Nice to visit would be even beta in the spring/summer.
  • Great outdoors area for running around and having picnics and sliding down the grass bank
  • Beautiful garden, nicely landscaped with plants from diff continents & countries.
  • Amazing place ! Will come back again !

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