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Enchanted Garden

#1 of 4 things to do in San Francisco Features Animals
| Finca la Tortuguita, San Francisco, Colombia
+57 310 8755507
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Hummingbird heaven

The place is small, just someone's house, but it has some very interesting visitors. Hundreds of... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
Dave H
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Bogota, Colombia
via mobile
Tourist trap

There are many hummingbirds and watch them so close is something special, but traveling from Bogota... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
tardisone
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Bogota, Colombia
via mobile
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ENCHANTED GARDEN draws more than 23 species of hummingbirds of the 165 which have been classified in Colombia . This place is a reference point for ornithologists , Photographers , environmentalists and nature lovers . This garden esta strategically located an the banks of the river reeds In the municipality of San Francisco de Sales , an altitude of 1,500 meters claw ; The average temperature is 22 C and the distance of Bogota is 52 kilometers .
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“houses” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Finca la Tortuguita, San Francisco, Colombia
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+57 310 8755507
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The place is small, just someone's house, but it has some very interesting visitors. Hundreds of hummingbirds are there at any given moment. When someone walks by or makes a sudden movement or loud noise, they scatter. Then some come back, some new ones come...More

Thank Dave H
OscarSantiago1, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Thank you very much for your visit, we hope to see you soon in our Jardin Encantado

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

There are many hummingbirds and watch them so close is something special, but traveling from Bogota to see them and there is no parking!The neighbors of the garden bother because they do not want to have the cars in front of their homes. The owners...More

Thank tardisone
OscarSantiago1, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

We will consider your recommendation and thanks for your visit.

Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

This garden provides a terrace from where you can spot a lot of kolibries, more than 23 species. The owner knows a lot about these interesting birds, and can show you which one is what specie. The garden is open, so the birds just fly...More

Thank Sabine1985
OscarSantiago1, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thanks for your visit.

Reviewed 18 August 2015

On arrival at the site it is spectacular Amazing attention by the owner Indiscriptible is what you can see from these small creatures An unforgettable experience to this site Something unbelieve for any age and a treasure for you being able to see I would...More

1  Thank SONY L
Colibries C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
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Muchas gracias por tu visita a nuestro Jardín Encantado y valorar el amor y cuidado por la naturaleza, te invitamos...More

Reviewed 15 August 2015

These special little birds have a real paradise in this enchanted garden in Colombia. You can find lots of different species of hummingbirds next to some other birds, sharing a peaceful and well cared environment, specially handled by her owner Ms. Leonor Pardo who has...More

1  Thank Fernando R
Colibries C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
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Muchas gracias por tu visita a nuestro Jardín Encantado y valorar el amor y cuidado por la naturaleza, te invitamos...More

Reviewed 12 July 2015

If you like photographing these "Nature Jewels" this is the place to go. Believe me 2 hours is not enough, I recommend you check the weather forecast for the day of your visit, you will need a Sunny day to be able to appreciate their...More

Thank Carlos R
Colibries C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
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Muchas gracias por tu visita a nuestro Jardín Encantado y valorar el amor y cuidado por la naturaleza, te invitamos...More

Reviewed 15 April 2014

The gardens are small,but WOW the work that goes into feeding hundreds of hummers is incredible.A visual delight a feast for us to see.More

Thank malcolm b
Colibries C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
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Muchas gracias por tu visita a nuestro Jardín Encantado y valorar el amor y cuidado por la naturaleza, te invitamos...More

Reviewed 25 March 2014

Disclaimer: my wife and I are huge hummingbird fans and have traveled to 10 countries so far on trips to see hummers primarily. Still, Leonor has created a magical place which teems with life, with 36 hummingbird feeders and many other fruit and seed feeders...More

1  Thank JimCF
Colibries C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
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Muchas gracias por tu visita a nuestro Jardín Encantado y valorar el amor y cuidado por la naturaleza, te invitamos...More

Reviewed 19 March 2014

I had been staying in the nearby town of Villeta when I was reminded by friends of this place that I had first heard of through a program called Wild Colombia with Nigel Marven (Episode one of four). It was an easy location an easy...More

Thank StuartOswald
Colibries C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
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Muchas gracias por tu visita a nuestro Jardín Encantado y valorar el amor y cuidado por la naturaleza, te invitamos...More

Reviewed 2 March 2014

What a magnificent display of humming birds. A bird lovers paradise! I have admired hummingbirds for many years, more because we do not have them here in Australia. We were thrilled to see that this tour existed through Tourism Bogota. Even though it is only...More

1  Thank AuntySqueeze
Colibries C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Enchanted Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
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Muchas gracias por tu visita a nuestro Jardín Encantado y valorar el amor y cuidado por la naturaleza, te invitamos...More

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goodmigrations
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Response from Sabine1985 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The drive from where? Bogotá I suppose.. You can just take the bus from the big bus terminal in Salitre. There are buses direct to San Francisco or take one to La Vega and change buses there to San Francisco. From the... More
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