Australian National Botanic Gardens

Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays at 11.30 am 1.30 pm — Departs from the Visitor Centre

Discover the diversity and beauty of the living collection of native plants at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

Join an experienced Volunteer Guide in a relaxing 45-minute tour aboard our Flora Explorer open-air electric bus. Enjoy live commentary of the main highlights of the Gardens and hear stories about Australia’s unique plants in a spectacular bushland setting.

Suitable for families and visitors with limited mobility. Children must be accompanied by an adult. The bus is not wheelchair accessible and is not suitable for babies due to seating requirements.

During winter, we encourage bringing a jacket or a rug to stay warm while on the tour.

Bookings highly recommended.

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Exclusive group bookings are also available by prior arrangement. Contact for more information.


Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays at 11.30 am 1.30 pm


Departs from the Visitor Centre

Site accessibility

  • Cross icon Not wheelchair accessible


Adults $8, children under 16 and concession $5, children under three years old free

Type of walk

Return track

Walk distance

2 km

Time required

45 minutes