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Lloyd Botanical Garden

Chauk Bazar | Below Eden Sanatorium, Darjeeling, India
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I wish I didn't bother...

Perhaps we didn't find the main attractions of this garden but what we found there was very poor... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
MandarinFox
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London, United Kingdom
Botanist and nature lovers

A must visit for botanist and nature lovers. Depending on the time of the year many flowers are... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2018
tripson6
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Chennai (Madras), India
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“orchid house” (6 reviews)
“plant species” (2 reviews)
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Chauk Bazar | Below Eden Sanatorium, Darjeeling, India
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Perhaps we didn't find the main attractions of this garden but what we found there was very poor and really not worth the visit. The entry is not free as some guide books suggest and the main highlight of our visit was a thunderstorm which...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

A must visit for botanist and nature lovers. Depending on the time of the year many flowers are blossomed here. This park is in a covered area of the forest.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

A pleasant, if hilly - what goes down must go up - old park. Lovely orchid house and do note the massive wisteria planted in 1878 when the gardens were established by Mr. Lloyd. Now seems to be enjoyed mostly by young couples on a...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Well worth the walk downhill (or uphill, depending on your starting point) to see the older trees, and the orchid house is wonderful.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

This garden is beauty. Such a peaceful place with natural wow. Show all nature of Darjeeling.Must visit place.

Thank shakti k
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

This places houses many exotic plant species. There's a lot of green and a lot of flowers.. Must visit. Watch my vlog to know more about the place.. The Indian Travel Diaries on YouTube

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Maybe my review is coloured by the bad weather on April 23 morning when I visited it. It is on a slope and after entering one has to go down and then winding and up. There were very few people when I was there, one...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

This place is surely worth a visit... but only if one is spending more than 3 days in Darjeeling. I suggest one walks down to it... its a pleasant walk from Mall Road and will take you through the local market. The place is almost...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Have visited this garden numerous times, and everytime you discover something new. Its a very peaceful place to be. YOu can endlessly watch people and children just walking leisurely or you can spend hours looking at trees and trying to get their scientific names (posted...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Very poor maintenance makes this place avoidable for the tourists. Its near the main market but you need to walk up and down a steep slope to reach. Nothing special.

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