Botanic Garden E. M. Heckel
Located in the 8th arrondissement of Marseille in Borély Park , Botanical Garden EM Heckel is a space of 12 000m ² in the city.
If you love the great gardens and plants is here to stay. Indeed it is almost 3500 different species of plants from around the world that you can see in this beautiful garden. These include a greenhouse cast that contains just ready 300 species of South Africa and that bloom during the European winter. There is also moved in places depending on the type of plants: herbs, vines and succulent (cactus and agave). You can also see a Chinese garden, Palmetum with different species of palm trees, a Japanese garden and a Mediterranean garden.
Admission is free for children under 12.
It is not advisable to have a car because the car park is often full. The ideal is to use the metro M2 to the "Rond-Point du Prado" station, then take bus 19, 44 or 83.