VICTORIA GARDENS - Gardens and Parks - Tenerife

Victoria Gardens

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If you would like to discover some unique gardens in the Canary Islands, the Victoria Gardens are a must. They were designed in the 19th century by French artist Adolph Croquet with a very eclectic style.

The tidiness and precision of the whole structure is astounding. The gardens are arranged in tiered terraces with fabulous fountains dotted here and there, and a huge variety of colourful flowers. The views over the old quarter of La Orotava from the top of the gardens are quite spectacular.

The Victoria Gardens were originally built as a mausoleum for Diego de Pinte, the Marquise of Quinta Roja, because the bishopric had denied him the right to a Christian burial. However, he was eventually granted that right and was never buried in the Gardens.

Opening hours: Permanently open. All year round.
Entrance price: Free.

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Victoria Gardens

C/ Tomás Pérez s/n - Plaza de la Constitución, s/n, 38300 Villa de la Orotava

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Victoria Gardens

C/ Tomás Pérez s/n - Plaza de la Constitución, s/n, 38300 Villa de la Orotava

Tel.: 0034 922 324 444 (Servicio municipal de Parques y Jardines)