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The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

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The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

There is no shortage of natural wonders to explore when visiting Hobart. The Royal Botanical Gardens in Hobart are a must-visit destination. Located in the heart of the city, these gardens offer a serene escape into the world of flora and fauna, making it a must-visit destination for tourists seeking a taste of nature’s beauty.

Spanning 14 hectares, The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens is a horticultural wonderland that showcases Tasmania’s rich plant diversity. Established in 1818, it’s one of the oldest botanical gardens in Australia, and it has been carefully curated over the centuries to create a stunning display of both native and exotic plants.

The gardens house an impressive collection of plants, including rare and endangered species. You’ll have the opportunity to explore Tasmanian flora as well as plants from around the world, creating a truly global botanical experience.

As you wander through the Royal Botanical Gardens in Hobart, you’ll encounter themed sections. These include the Japanese Garden, the Lily Pond, and the Subantarctic Plant House. Each area provides a unique and captivating experience, making it a fantastic spot for nature enthusiasts, families, and photographers.

Whether you’re strolling through the rose garden or admiring the lush fernery, every corner of the gardens offers picturesque views. The Conservatory Lawns make the perfect location for a picnic. Keep an eye out for native wildlife like wallabies, possums, and various bird species that call the gardens home.

The Royal Botanical Gardens in Hobart provides valuable insights into Tasmanian and Australian plant life. Educational programs, guided tours, and informative signage offer a deeper understanding of the region’s unique ecology. The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens caters to all age groups. Children can enjoy the wonders of nature at the Explorer’s Garden, a dedicated area filled with interactive displays and activities.

After a day of exploring The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, unwind and relax at Wrest Point Hotel & Casino. Our comfortable accommodations, exceptional dining, and convenient location make us the perfect choice for your Hobart getaway.

Wrest Point Hotel & Casino is conveniently located near The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. The gardens are situated approximately 1.5 kilometres from Wrest Point Hotel & Casino, making it a pleasant and leisurely 15-20-minute walk. Along the way, you’ll have the chance to soak in the scenic views of Hobart.

Alternatively, Hobart offers an efficient bus network. You can easily catch a bus from the nearby Sandy Bay Road to reach the gardens. It’s a quick and budget-friendly option for getting there.

Whether you’re a nature enthusiast or simply seeking a tranquil escape, Wrest Point Hotel & Casino offers the ideal starting point for your Tasmanian adventure. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to experience the beauty of The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens and the convenience of staying with us. Book your stay today and let the adventure begin!


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