Refocus and be restored by the Garden’s beauty on a self-guided contemplative tour of the collection. This free downloadable guide offers quiet locations in the Garden to read a poem, take in nature’s beauty, or just simply ‘be’. Set aside your stress and worries for a time to help yourself relax and build resilience for these challenging times. Download here.

All K-12 docent-led tours are suspended during this time. In lieu of in-person K-12 tours, the Garden is offering Virtual Presentations. Click here for more information. Please check back for the most current information or email gardentours@berkeley.edu with questions.

Discover the world of plants at the UC Botanical Garden.

In-person adult group tours are available starting in October of 2021! Group tours are conducted in small groups of 1 docent for every 5 adults.

Plants of the World tours for adults include signature stops at iconic plants or collections in the Garden as well as highlights of seasonal interest. Due to Covid-19 precautions, group requests for particular content or locations may not be available.