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Botanical Gardenin Kiev, Ukraine

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You will find the green glades, fountains, greenhouses and a heady aroma of lilac, hydrangeas and tulips right in the center of Kiev.
Botanical Garden, Kiev
This botanical garden is more than 130 hectares with an insane amount of bright colors. In fact, it is the largest nature reserve in Europe, where you can see the nature of the Ukrainian Carpathians, forests and steppes of Ukraine, Altai and Western Siberia, Central Asia and the Far East represented not only by an amazing flora, but also by the repetition of landscapes and features of the region.

Botanic Garden, Kiev
Photo: Botanic Garden

Thousands of plants brought from the most remote corners of the earth descend along the slope to the banks of the Dnipro river like a waterfall.

In addition, on the territory of the garden there is an ancient Holy Trinity Ioninsky monastery and an amazing greenhouse where you can see the most exotic plants collected in different parts of the world.

Greenhouse, Kiev
Photo: Greenhouse

And if you climb to the highest point, you will find a lilac garden with a stupefying smell and view of the Vydubitsky monastery, the Dnipro river and its surroundings.

Lilac garden, Kiev
Photo: Lilac garden

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#17Have a picnic in the botanical garden in KievHave a picnic in the botanical gardenNika

Take a bottle of wine, some fruits and sweets and have a picnic right in the lilac garden.

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Botanical Garden on the map

Location: Tymirazivska Street, 1.

Open hours

From May to August, works from 08:30 am to 09:00 pm, from September to April - from 08:00 am until dusk. Monday and Tuesday are the days off.

Contacts

Official website: http://www.nbg.kiev.ua
Phone: +38 044 285-26-27

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