Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto, Verbania

4.7
#1 of 14 in Parks in Lake Maggiore
Designed and established by Scotsman Neil McEacharn, Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto is home to more than 3,000 plant species. You'll see 300 different types of dahlias, plus azaleas, and Victorian Amazonian greenhouses. The garden's villa has been renovated into government offices that are closed to the public, but you can still admire the outer facade's Victorian artifice. The manicured lawn and fountains outside the villa are free to roam, as are the rest of the 16 hectares (40 acres) of elegant gardens. Plan your visit to Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Verbania trip itinerary planner .
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  • These botanical gardens are simply beautiful. A very wide variety of trees and flowers. An architecture and a splendid place. For nature lovers, Contemplatives, botanists... Paths that meander on 16 hectares with views of dreams. A place of relaxation and resource to do rather in the morning or end of the day for more calm and less crowds.
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  • We arrived by ferry and had coffee at the cafe before we entered the gardens. We followed the route advised on the leaflet we were given, which numbered each area. The gardens are spectacular with an ...  more »
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  • Truly amazing to see what the life of the Uber rich was when it was combined with a superior culture (like an interest in botanical gardens) and a sense of beauty. To think that someone lived there is mind blowing. A must see at the lake
  • Great garden and nice organized. You can spend a full day to see all corners, the plants, trees and flowers. 👍 Entrance fee was currently at 11.80 € per adult. 🤔
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