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Palace and Botanical Gardens of Balchik

West of Town 2 km, Balchik 9600, Bulgaria
+359 57 925 29
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West of Town 2 km, Balchik 9600, Bulgaria
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+359 57 925 29
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"botanical gardens"
in 53 reviews
"queen maria"
in 28 reviews
"queen mary of romania"
in 22 reviews
"beautiful place"
in 21 reviews
"beautiful garden"
in 15 reviews
"summer residence"
in 15 reviews
"wine tasting"
in 18 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 9 reviews
"buy tickets"
in 11 reviews
"long walk"
in 7 reviews
"nice walk"
in 6 reviews
"take your time"
in 6 reviews
"different levels"
in 6 reviews
"fairy tale"
in 6 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 5 reviews
"piece of history"
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"definitely worth a visit"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

To start with you should know that you have to pay two entrance fees 6Lev and then 8Lev per person this is because the area is run by two organisations who obviously cannot work together. If your taking a buggy like we did, it’s not...More

Thank James T
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I enjoyed very much the gardens. It is so green... You walk through vineyards with the grapes hanging over your head, and the old stone walls add to the atmosphere. The palace was less for me. The palace might be interesting for people focused on...More

Thank Motti B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a very hot day , wasn’t impressed greatly , rude staff and not really that much to see just nice to get away from the general public .gardens always have a nice calm feeling . The palace should not be called a palace...More

Thank Rebecca H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great way of spending an afternoon after a rain. Make sure you get proper shoes because the visit of the gardens might get slippery. I'm not sure it's worth visiting the inside of the castle (it's just 3 rooms), but the gardens are exquisite!

Thank Alexandra D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Strange was that you need 2 tickets for same area (because belongs to 2 diff institutions). Also.........souvenirs are quite expensive inside. Same things cost 50% at least outside the palace. But in the rest........what amazing view, how much history inside (mainly for Romanians), what a...More

Thank Adrian P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Year upon year the gardens just look lush! Worth a visit! And there are lovely beach bars and restaurants around the area!

Thank Andromishka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

worth a longer visit, the botanical garden offers a wide range of plant species but the most amazing part is the permanent exhibition of cactus! Huge variety and enormous sizes :) The palace and other buildings are great to see but difficult to visit if...More

Thank PeterLivingston
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Balchik Palace is a small and cozy palace by the sea Gardens of the palace are very beautiful and have plenty of types of flowers and trees, there is also a greenhouse with succulents. From the gardens you have an amazing view over the sea...More

Thank alinadobre
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to admit I am biased because I am a Romanian visiting a part of Romanian history in Bulgaria, but the Palace and Botanical garden are trully a wonderful place to visit and spend a couple of hours. The pictures don't do justice to...More

Thank Adrian-Costin T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a great garden with so many species of plants you have to pay the entrance for the garden and for the palace this will cost you 15 leva for a person is a great place to relax, meditation you will visit many historical buildings the...More

Thank oiv85
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Soriana N
24 July 2018|
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Response from gabrielasom | Reviewed this property |
Hello I do not know I haven't seen any so I presume pets are not allowed
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Mihai L
4 March 2018|
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Response from Ilyana86 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, from what I know the Palace and garden doesn't have a website. So an option would be to visit Balchik and get all the details on site
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Ioana B
13 August 2017|
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Response from Horia D | Reviewed this property |
Not all around, just a part, mainly the upper part. For the bottom part, near the sea, you have to take the stairs.
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