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Visit the internationally acclaimed Vallarta Botanical Garden. Lush tropical forests surround cultivated gardens and conservatories featuring orchids, rhododendrons, bromeliads, magnolias and many more botanical delights. Mexican plants of worldwide...more
All reviews gift shop bug spray hiking trails beautiful flowers native plants aguacate de oro plant life hibiscus tea orchid house worth the trip day trip jaguar trail shrimp tacos pesos per person bird watching romantic zone
We went off the beaten path and walked up stream a little Creek with a sandy bottom (dodging orb spider webs) to find our own little piece of private paradise. Afterwards did the main trail to the swimming hole and had it ourselves. It had...More
This was our first visit to Puerto Vallarta with our 4 year old son. We took a bus from Puerto Vallarta to the Botanical Gardens. The fare for the 3 of us was equivalent to $10 USD round trip. The bus ride was a nice...More
An hour bumpy bus trip from the romantic zone. Be prepared to oh and aw every few feet. Don't forget to look up! Lunch was the best my entire trip. I had the fish tacos. To "die" for. Hummingbirds and other colorful birds will keep...More
This place is well worth a visit.
The botanical gardens are a wonderful place and full of beautiful exotic flowers and birds. It is such a tranquil place. There is also some hiking trails and river you can swim in. Well worth a visit. Taxis...More
Had a lovely time strolling the gardens. Some of the trials were a work-out nut the swim in the river was an awesome way to cool down before heading to the restaurant for lunch. The complimentary cool towel and refreshments were appreciated. The views from...More
This place is a hidden gem of a beauty about a 40-minute bus ride from old town Puerto Vallarta. Bus ride was $25 pesos per person and a taxi would be about $300 pesos total. Upon walking into this place, you are surrounded by very...More
Casually heard about the place and decided to check it out. Was overwhelmed by the beauty of quite extensive collections. All were maintained artfully and with great care. Not to be missed!
And the restaurant and shop do not disappoint.
We thoroughly enjoyed our day at the gardens. It is truly a very special place. First rate in so many ways. One of the best gardens I have ever visited. Staff was exceedingly helpful and professional. The grounds, plants, birds, butterflies 🦋 and more were...More
We went on the advice of our snorkeling guide and the park is gorgeous. I love hiking and seeing different ecosystems when we travel. This was the place to go. The restaurant was good, the bus ride is a bit long, but super cheap. We...More
This place is gorgeous! I could have found a bench and sat just admiring the beauty. Or just wandered around for hours. But our time was limited. There are nice restrooms here, a chapel and a great gift shop. Also lovely fountains and tiled benches....More
There is a large flat area that has gorgeous flowers and landscaping, with several signature attractions - a display of Mexico's endemic orchids, for example. The restaurant has tables on the ground level. Otherwise either... More
There is a large flat area that has gorgeous flowers and landscaping, with several signature attractions - a display of Mexico's endemic orchids, for example. The restaurant has tables on the ground level. Otherwise either stairs or steep climbs get you to the river or hillsides.