The Botanical Garden near Ward Lake has some class of flora of the region. A better place is the Orchidarium of the Botanical Survey of India. It has a exceptional collection of orchids and is a pleasure to the nature lover.
Near the Botanical Garden, one can find the celebrated Golf Course, called the Gleneagles of the East. The Golf club retains the colonial touch and is the first 18-hole golf course in Asia. It also houses a mini-aviary with rare and colorful kind of birds.
The secluded setting of the Botanical Garden with its well-laid paved walks makes it a favorite resort for city dwellers as well as tourists who desire to exercise their limbs.
This landscaped garden is located just below the Ward's lake and is a favorite haunt of the tourists as well as the local people. Located in a remote area, this garden is a treasure trove of varied indigenous and exotic flora.
Another interesting feature of this Botanical Garden is its mini-aviary, which houses rare and colorful species of birds. The peaceful surroundings of the garden and its secluded setting, makes it a frequented objective.