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Beautiful views of the lake, great botanic specimens

The views of the lake are beautiful, mixed with the huge trees and vegetation. It was a pity that I... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
YuKyoungR1
Lovely walk with great playground

After a nice walk (20/30 mins), we got a great playground in the middle of the woods. We did this... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
chrisrJ2646DH
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The views of the lake are beautiful, mixed with the huge trees and vegetation. It was a pity that I went there on August, when it is not the high flowering season. Otherwise, must be spectacular. However, the trees variety and health were impressive and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank YuKyoungR1
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

After a nice walk (20/30 mins), we got a great playground in the middle of the woods. We did this with a 3, 4 and 5 year old children.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

We just came into Switzerland because we were in Northern Italy and it was just there. The view from up here was very beautiful and we are glad we went about 30 minutes into Switzerland.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

still a very nice place, well managed and still a nice variance of plants. excellent view offer the Swiss-Italian border area around Melide.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank brothen
Reviewed 9 October 2017

this is one of te most suggestive view of the entire Swissland; once you are around it would have been a must its visit! Go and see

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank vitowedge
Reviewed 7 August 2017

very beautiful and scenic park and must appreciate its maintenance. Less crowded and a bit far from city but very easy to get with rail and bus.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank DrVijayPalwe
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We spent the day in Carona and at the Parco san Grato. We ate lunch at the restaurant rather than trek back into Carona and it was a very good decision. I had the rabbit and my husband had the veal tonnato. Both dishes were...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank HJenkins71
Reviewed 16 June 2017

What a lovely place and views are just fab, We stayed here a couple of hours as the park is so vast. Lots of beautiful flowers. I highly recommend it. No entry fee.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Patriciazucconi
Reviewed 19 May 2017

A must see when in the Lugano area. We reached this botanical garden by foot from Monte San Salvatore. It was spectacular, with beautiful gardens and views. On top there is a restaurant in case you arrive at lunch time. A must see!

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank GruezilandWanderer
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Must visit if you like botanical gardens. And the small town Carona is beautiful for a small walk. From Carona Post is like 20 min. walk to the park. BWear steady shoes.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Jack B
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