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National Road 4 | near the North Akko intersection, Acre 24100, Israel
+972 50-544-0482
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

These gardens are much smaller and less famous than those in Haifa. Yet they are much less crowded, zen-like. It is recommended to visit during the weekend (note the limited visiting hours) and enter the temple as well.

Thank Zoltybey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even more than the more known Bahai gardens of Haifa, the Acre gardens are a wonderful place to visit. We were there on a Wednesday so no access to the inner gardens and shrine (only Sun-Mon I think), but even walking in the outer ones...More

Thank yarrz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Magnificent! Reminds me of royal European gardens. Interesting free tour about gardens and Bahai religion and history.

Thank goodmanmarina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not really my thing but trying desperately to cheer up my girlfriend who really did not want to be in Israel at all we went here. It was pretty impressive!! Gardens are very well kept, buildings impressive, spotlessly clean. Check opening times though before you...More

2  Thank DieterPesch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens and even more interesting religion. A Must for people that like to explore things like that.

3  Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This attaraction should be a world wonder, it is amazing , the tour from the top of the gardens down to the bottom takes a good few hours and involves a lot of steep steps so if you're not good on your feet opt for...More

3  Thank IanUpton
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The bahai faith seeks to unite Christian, Jewish and Muslims in one faith. Their headquarters is a peaceful place in Haifa, the "City Beautiful", and appropriately has a sloping, manicured, large garden that visitors are most welcome to visit. By all means do s0 -...More

3  Thank Cyreese
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The place is so peaceful and beautiful. We went early in the morning, and saw all of the people working in the gardens. Discovered that they work for free, and have to be of this religion to be able to work there.

1  Thank Alex N
Reviewed 27 June 2018

If you are in the Haifa area, you really should visit the Shrine and Garden, the world center of the Baha'i faith. The String is open to the public most mornings; the gardens can be viewed, but are not open, on longer hours. The gardens...More

1  Thank RobertMB1506
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

These gardens are beautiful, maintained immaculately and a pleasure to wander through. Truly relaxing and enjoyable to visit, just check the opening times to ensure you can access this lovely location

1  Thank BruceR58
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16 January 2018|
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Response from Sonya P | Reviewed this property |
Worth a visit at any time.
Maria L
8 October 2016|
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Response from Dudy D | Reviewed this property |
You just walk straight from there. It is near by, at the end of Ben Gurion Blvd.
Becky K
23 September 2016|
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Response from Scott H | Reviewed this property |
The inside of the shrine is very simple (limestone walls, white surfaces). It is a mausoleum and pilgrimage site. The shrine is composed of nine rooms (three doors on each side; entered via metal doors from the first two... More