Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, Eze

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A vibrant botanical garden, Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze was built in the 20th century on the ruins of the castle of Andre Gianton, once the town's mayor. The garden is located about 400 m (1,300 ft) above sea level, and is home to various cacti and other Mediterranean succulents, along with American and African flora. This is a great spot for a scenic picnic. Work out when and for how long to visit Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze and other Eze attractions using our handy Eze route planning tool.
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  • Eze is a must but the way you go about it is key. You want to start at the top rather than bottom (if you don't want a 2km hike upwards). We came from nice and got the 82 bus out to Eze, it drops...  more »
  • We stopped at Eze on the way back from a day trip to Monaco (travelling from Nice). We took the train to Monaco, which stops at Eze on the way there & back. There is a bus that takes you from Eze...  more »
  • This is the best 6 euros you can spend ever. The view is stunning, the amount of flora species is crazy. Don’t miss the Mediterranean part of the garden, it is cozy and shady. Try to come here either early in the morning or after 5pm so you can have some personal space.
  • After visiting it entirely, one can seat on the refreshing shadow of a stone made terrace and just contemplate the sea. I read a book there for more than an hour and it was totally relaxing seeing people passing by from time to time... Totally recommend it!

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