Rose Garden (Rosengarten), Bern

4.5
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To see and learn about hundreds of different rose varieties in a tranquil setting, head to Rose Garden (Rosengarten), situated on a hilltop overlooking the capital city's medieval Old Town. A public park since 1913, this site served as a cemetery in the 19th century. Today, the manicured lawns and formal gardens draw both visiting tourists and picnicking locals. In addition to roses, the neat flowerbeds display 30 different types of rhododendrons and 200 kinds of irises. Take a stroll along the footpaths to see the rose varieties named after Ingrid Bergman, Maria Callas, Christopher Columbus, and Cleopatra. Walk here from the Old Town, or take the public bus from the city's main train station. Plan a trip to Bern easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.
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  • Easily accessible via a short tram journey from the station. Has a huge collection of roses. Situated on a height, so you get a great view of the city too.  more »
  • A walking place full of roses with a panoramic view over the rooftops of the historic Old Town of Bern, the Minister and the loop in the Aare river. Restaurant Rosengarten serve some delicious...  more »
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