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Jardin de Balata

KM 10 Route de Balata | Km 10, Fort-de-France 97234, Martinique
+596 596 64 48 73
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Just discover the most beautiful flowers, trees of martinique in the best creation of jean philippe thoze throught the visit of his grand mother property
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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KM 10 Route de Balata | Km 10, Fort-de-France 97234, Martinique
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"beautiful garden"
in 19 reviews
"botanical gardens"
in 19 reviews
"the bus"
in 26 reviews
"gift shop"
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"canopy walk"
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"humming birds"
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"suspension bridge"
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"jardin de"
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"hummingbird feeders"
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"audio guide"
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"worth the trip"
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"bring your camera"
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"entrance fee"
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"winding road"
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"an umbrella"
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"hanging bridges"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The garden is a labour of love of Jean-Philippe Thoze, a horticulturalist and visionary. It is not the largest or most exotique garden in the Caribbean. It is, however, a sublimely curated garden that tells a story. It is perfect for families as it is...More

Thank Magentalee
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if gardens are not your thing, you can't fail to be impressed by the Jardin de Balata. The scope of the garden itself is incredible, with an impressive variety of flowering plants. It's most certainly a feast for the eyes. The restaurant on site...More

Thank wjthmpsn
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife was attending a conference, so I set out alone for the day and stopped at these gardens on the way back from hiking at Mt. Pelée. Wonderful. Such variety, well organized with a lovely series of walking paths, covered places to sit waiting...More

Thank Matthew S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The flowers and plants here seem to be out of the movie Avatar. 5ere are a variety of trees, flowers and other plants that I have never seen before. The Jardin has a path to follow to weave through the different areas of the gardens....More

Thank MissDawnAnn
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Balata Garden as part of a Disney cruise port adventure "Historic Plantation and Tropical Garden". This place is amazing! We've never seen some of the plants they have there. Walking through, the gardens reminded us of the planet "Pandora" from the movie...More

Thank lionfan91
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Worth visiting, especially when the weather is cloudy, and the sun is not too high. Lots of plants and exotic trees. Just follow the signs through the garden to not miss anything. There is even a walkway up in the trees if you are not...More

1  Thank Jeanmarc3
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful garden with with a variety of flowers. Thoroughly enjoyed walking through the garden with wonderful views

Thank lharri8979
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Well laid out gardens with bilingual signs throughout. Beautiful views into the valley to the ocean beyond. The walks are well shaded from the intense sunshine and offer a wide variety of tropical plants to enjoy. We even saw a couple of hummingbirds amongst the...More

Thank Lukeysarbear
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

A well organised excursion by our cruise ship. Modern A/c coach was waiting for us at the cruise terminal which took us on the 45min journey to the botanical gardens up in the hills. Our guide then accompanied us around the beautifully designed and maintained...More

Thank Thomas R
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

hanging bridges are a big attraction.This garden is heaven for the lovers of nature, beautiful trees and flowers, green everywhere, you will happy there.

Thank Jolanta M
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Pat C
8 March 2018|
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Response from Stacy B | Reviewed this property |
13 Euros which is about $16.00
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Barbara M
4 February 2018|
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Response from Debut6 | Reviewed this property |
No it is too far. About 30 minutes up a very steep windy road. Very cheap on the bus though but the timetable is a little Caribbean!! 1.20Euros each return CHEAP
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Anne C
17 January 2018|
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Response from Debut6 | Reviewed this property |
use the bus 1.20euros return bus 25
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