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So good I keep on going back!

Jurassic is wonderful and FREE so I am going back tomorrow. The people are nice and everyone speaks... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Paul B
Very Relaxing

Enjoyed scenery of gardens, buildings, view to mountains, tranquility of environment. Very relaxing... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
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25 Sep 2018
“So good I keep on going back!”
19 Apr 2018
“Very Relaxing”
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Jurassic is wonderful and FREE so I am going back tomorrow. The people are nice and everyone speaks English. It doesn't feel like Switzerland, it is more like France and the UK. Very safe and the restaurants are reasonable (unlike in Zurich). There is no...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed scenery of gardens, buildings, view to mountains, tranquility of environment. Very relaxing place to visit, read, drink a coffee, when around.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ROC_1111
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The gardens are a delight to the eye and give a good overview of the biodiversity od the Swiss Jura as well as paying tribute to pioneering botanists.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 25 October 2016

the botanic garden in Porrentruy is one of the oldest in Europe, and still today it is a nice and quiet place, worth a visit and a little rest.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 23 August 2016

If you love plants, exotic and local, this is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon. The greenhouses contain a great mix of tropical plants. The gardens above in the grounds of the former Jesuit monastery are magnificent particularly in the spring and summer -...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Chatuli
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Hidden away behind the local high school, you will find this excellent botanical garden. Although small, it packs a lot in and is a peaceful place to wander around and enjoy. We especially enjoyed the beautiful roses and the relaxing shady areas to rest on...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank inkwave17
Reviewed 2 July 2016

800 of the 2400 species of plants that nature provides from the plain up to the top of the Jura are displayed and commented. Nice shadowy places under very very old trees. Wonderful!

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Dolf B
Reviewed 10 August 2015

The garden is used as grounds for the local school. We were there on a very hot day and the magnificent old trees gave delightful shade lus a place for young children to play. Especially interesting is the section which has all the plants found...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Adrianne K
Reviewed 16 July 2015

The gardens are relatively compact but jam packed with exotic plants, flowers and cacti. Perfect for those who want to see a botanical garden without walking kilometres!

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank AlexanderIJohnson
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