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Catie Jardin Botanico

Cartago 7170, Turrialba 30501, Costa Rica
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Very informative

We had an organized tour of this place. We were told all about the different types of seeds and... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Susan P
,
Alfreton, United Kingdom
Interesting garden, but run down.

We were hoping to see and learn more about the fascinating plants of this area. We did see a number... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
Goodwin D
,
Seattle, Washington
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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 robust stands of bamboo. Ready your camera and explore our trails to discover a exotic tropical world.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
26 Mar 2018
“Very informative”
22 Jul 2016
“Interesting garden, but run down.”
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Cartago 7170, Turrialba 30501, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 26 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.

Thank Susan P
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Reviewed 22 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

Thank Goodwin D
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Reviewed 1 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

Thank Belinda G
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Reviewed 20 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.

Thank Sandy S
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Reviewed 21 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

Thank Ricardo C
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Reviewed 25 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

Thank brwnidgirl85
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