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Orchid Garden

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Really Nice Place To Visit In Santos

This was a nice hidden gem during my last visit to Santos. It is a pretty botanical garden that... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
George C
Roswell, Georgia
A nice shade spot for a very hot day

We have seen the Orchid Gardens of Singapore, so I thought , why bother doing this again in Santos... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Elliott S
Montreal, Canada
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  • Terrible1%
15 Jul 2018
11 Apr 2018
“Combined Garden and Zoo, Greenery Equals Shade!”
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

We visited these gardens as part of a tour of the Santos area. The garden was nicely set out with interesting plants and flowers, and also various animals and caged birds along the way. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We went here as part of a tour from our cruise ship. It was definitely something different to do and fun to see a couple different animals (monkeys and the largest rodent, ever!) We were there in February, so not many orchids, unfortunately. Still, some...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank PasssionateTraveler
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This was a nice hidden gem during my last visit to Santos. It is a pretty botanical garden that also happens to be a small zoo and I highly recommend it. And if you happen to be 60+, it is FREE!! In my ratings I...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank George C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had the place to ourselves when we visited. There is a fine selection of plant life and animals here--turtles, monkeys, alligators, to name a few. There is a nice little building housing beautiful orchids. There are some interesting statues and there is a fountain....More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

If you are not used by the vegetation and animals of this region of Brazil, is a good place to go if you have some time to spare, if you have limited time I would chose other attractions such visit nearby beachs

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Billy_louco
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We have seen the Orchid Gardens of Singapore, so I thought , why bother doing this again in Santos, a place not likely to be returned to, and so many other things to see. But our ship had 2 days. herald we had already done...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Elliott S
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this zoo during the Brazilian winter months. It is a little place but worth the stop. They have several animals from South America. Displays and plants to see in a lot of variety. Cost $5 real and 12 and under are free

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank leonab899
Reviewed 11 April 2016

A small Garden within the city with a strong atmosphere of tranquility among the animals! Macaws and Parrots can make your eyes gleam; they are beautiful, you can look at them closely! A calmness aura among a piece of Brazil's Fauna and Flora! Turtles and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank GuilhermeWillian
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Amazingly beautiful! Simply of one the best urban places to watch flowers and animals I've ever been, and for a very affordable price! One of Santos' assets for decades.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Oriovaldo Anton... T
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Visiting this place has given me lots of insight into the beautiful Flora and Fauna of Brazil. The gardens had descriptions on each plant, both in Portuguese and English. Amazing to see the cocao and coffee trees. There was also a mini zoo that had...More

Date of experience: April 2015
3  Thank Monien89
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
Regret, I do not speak Portuguese so I cannot understand the question.