The history of the beautiful Auckland Botanic Gardens date back to 1968 when its area of land was first purchased. It was opened to the public later in 1973 following 5 years of constructions and is presently a prominent attraction in Perth, receiving numbers of visitors throughout the year. Located right next to the Southern Motorway on Hill road, the Auckland Botanic Gardens is home to over 8,000 species of plants from around the world and provides visitors a fascinating look a the flora of the area. In addition to the Threatened Native Plant Garden, Rose Garden and Spring Blossom Valley - which are a must-see during a visit to the garden, Auckland Botanic Gardens also offers a Visitor Centre with an information desk and a cafe, as well as a library housed in a separate building. A visit to the garden is recommended for travellers sight-seeing in Auckland - for nature lovers in particular.
Open daily from 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Around 1-2 hours
Adults, Families,Young Adults, Children, Senior Travellers
Threatened Native Plant Garden, Rose Garden and Spring Blossom Valley
Though designated prayer facilities at Auckland Botanic Gardens will be unavailable for Muslim travellers, plenty of open space will be available to use during prayer times. Muslim travellers can also visit some of the many mosques in Auckland which are scattered across the city such as the Al Maqtoum Masjid, Lynfield Islamic Centre, the Auckland University Masjid, Al Falaah Islamic Centre, Al Iqra Islamic Centre and the Birkenhead Islamic Center.
Muslim travellers looking for Halal food near Auckland Botanic Gardens can visit some of the many Halal restaurants in Auckland. A few prominent Halal restaurants in Auckland include Kebab City, Zezenya, Ayutthaya Thai Food and Salateen.