Set in the heart of town is The Garden Society of Gothenburg, one of Europe’s best-preserved 19th century parks. Its world-class rose garden boasts some 4,000 roses representing 1,900 varieties all on display. The Palm House that dates back to 1878, is a glass palace housing exotic plants in a Mediterranean climate. This attraction has garnered three stars in the Le Guide Michelin. Stop in the Rose Café for a coffee or lunch right next to the Rose Garden.

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The gardens in Skåne offer dramatic, colorful contrasts. The choice includes several of the finest in Sweden, ranging from French Baroque to Japanese minimalism. Combine your experience with magnificent manor dinners or delightful picnics. In truth, all your senses will come to flower.

Sofiero Palace and Gardens

A palace and garden just north of Helsingborg – a riot of colorful flowers and renowned as one of Europe’s largest collections of rhododendrons.

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