I've visited previously in the Autumn so this was my first summer visit. It was looking very newly planted with the season's bedding being planted - Zinnias and Begonia's in evidence with the last of the spring pansies still in many of the pot groups....更多
If you are up for an adventure, give your GPS some leeway (perhaps even mapping to 68 Canada Road, instead of 86 Canada Road) and rely on the green road signs with "Filoli" directions within 2 miles of the entrance - this place is special...更多
The drive here is nice. Not many cars. Along country road after getting off 280.
Then drive another 1 mile in from country road.
Didn't expect much. Then. Boom. It shows up. Amazingly well kept and beautiful oasis. Estate with large and nice garden. Very...更多
It was the first time my friends and I visited Filoli. It will not be the last, as the gardens change seasonally.
I highly recommend booking a docent tour.
We opted for the 2hr tour, (1hr each), of the gardens and mansion. General admission is...更多