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Times and directions.. | The Walton gardens at La Mortella | La Mortella, June 23rd 2012 | La Mortella, early Oct 2010 | La Mortella, late Oct 2011 | Giardini Ravino | Forio - elsewhere | Panza - the village | Fanfara of the Besaglieri - Panza 2010 | Panza's many wineries

Giardini Ravino

... on the Via Provinciale Panza, just outside Forio

A wonderful garden that concentrates mainly on cacti and succulents,
created and opened only recently by a returning islander, Giuseppe d'Ambra,
with the help of Ischian landscape architect Nello Ascanio and the agronomist
Dottore Massimo Malatesta.

Not very much in English on their website, but see...

Note that, at the time of writing, the gardens are closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays

To get there from Ischia Porto, take any of these buses: CS, 1 or 2.

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