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Stavanger Botanical gardens - Botanisk hage

Located close to part of the University on the south west side of (the hill) Ullandhaug, the botanical gardens are nice to visit at various times of the year.
You don't need to be a botanist - there are picnic tables, a barbeque pit and limited facilities for young children to play.
It is also very close to Sormarka and the path around Ullandhaug

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There are a number of different zones, showcasing plants from around the world, plus areas devoted to different growing conditions.
Combine a visit here with one of the other trips in the area.
Ullandhaug tower is less than 1 km away, and the walk around the tower that passes by the gardens takes an hour, plus there are many other trails in Sormarka woodland. The Iron age farm is also close by.
Map reference:
Rogaland Fylkeskart (scale 1:200 000): 3104 65380
By car:
Drive south from central Stavanger on the motorway, getting off where it joins the E39. Right at the roundabout, left at the next roundabout, and up the hill along Ullandhaugveien, over the top past the tower, then left and right onto Rektor Natvig Pedersensvei. Parking:
By bus:
Local bus 4B from Stavanger Sentrum
Distance from Stavanger: 4 km

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Travel time from Stavanger:
10 minutes by car
Duration of the visit:
half an hour, or longer if you're interested in plant species.
Facilities:
BBQ pit, picnic tables
Kids verdict:
There is a slide, trees to climb, and grass to run about on
See also:
Ullandhaug tower
around Ullandhaug walk
Sormarka woodland walks
Jernaldergarden - Iron age farm
Arboret south of Sandnes
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