5 Spectacular High Rise Gardens That Will Blow Your Mind

Escape the city this Summer with these gardens in the sky.

1. Sky Garden, London.

Photo Credit: The Telegraph

With the Sky Garden boasting the title of Europe’s tallest garden, the luscious space offers stunning 360-degree views of London’s urban canopy.

 

2. High Line, New York.

Photo Credit: Blog Spot user NYClovesNYC

The aerial greenway runs along a section of the New York West Line railroad, repurposed in 2006, and carries walkers and joggers 1.5 miles from the Meatpacking District, across Chelsea, to the West Side Yard.

 

3. Cloud Forest, Singapore.

Photo Credit: Gardens By The Bay

The Cloud Forest in the Gardens By The Bay area showcases plant life from tropical highlands up to 2,000 metres above sea level. It features a 35-metre-tall mountain covered with lush vegetation, shrouding the world’s tallest indoor waterfall.

 

4. Waldspirale, Darmstadt, Germany.

Photo Credit: Magazine WorldPass

Die Waldspirale translates to “wooded or forest spiral” and it is a residential complex of 105 apartments that has become one of the most visited buildings in the country.

 

5. Torre Guinigi, Lucca, Italy.

Photo Credit: Flickr User Neil Page

This tower was built in the 1300s by the Guinigi family. They planted Holm oaks on its summit to represent rebirth and renewal.