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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good16%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
26 Mar 2018
“Very informative”
22 Jul 2016
“Interesting garden, but run down.”
Surrounded by the calls of birds, the whisper of the giant Guanacaste tree and the imposing Ceiba, the Botanical Garden is a special place to relax. Here, you will find life ranging from miniscule parasites to exquisite orchids, bromeliads and...more
Cartago 7170, Turrialba 30501, Costa Rica
+506 2556 2700
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We had an organized tour of this place. We were told all about the different types of seeds and plants they have, We were shown around the ground seeing the beautiful flowers and trees, It is well worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Susan P
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We were hoping to see and learn more about the fascinating plants of this area. We did see a number of interesting plants, but this garden is clearly run down and needs a lot more care. Not everything was labeled. We also ran into some...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Goodwin D
Reviewed 2 May 2016

These gardens offer tourists the opportunity to see and learn about so many different varieties of plants and to interact with nature all within a short distance from town. Birds can be seen and herd and butterflies will float by as you stroll through the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Belinda G
Reviewed 21 January 2016

There weren't any tours scheduled so I wandered around alone. The signposting is terrible and most of the plants aren't labeled. I am an experienced gardener and found it quite depressing.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Visited this place with family with very low expectations, I mean I am used to see greeen and plants and this is just a garden, right? but I coulnd't be more wrong, the place has a medium size and the entrancde fee is cheap, about...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Ricardo C
Reviewed 26 December 2014 via mobile

I love to learn about the native species in the areas in which I travel but when we decided to go to the botanical gardens near where we were staying I expected mostly species of trees and flowers. The tour was so much more! Our...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank brwnidgirl85
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