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Monteverde Orchid Garden

Open Now: 08:00 - 17:00
Open today: 08:00 - 17:00
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Very informative!

We enjoyed this tour very much, highly educational. It was suprising to me that all the native... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
Orchid Garden was very educational

Great tour by a very knowledgeable young man who was self taught in botany. Very insightful and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Monteverde Orchid Garden is a place where you can enjoy beauty that is found in the marvelous world of orchids. Our garden has a large collection of orchids; we have more than 425 different species. You can find species that are endemic to...more
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| 50 metros sur del BNCR, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5308
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed this tour very much, highly educational. It was suprising to me that all the native orchids are so small, being used to the mass produced ones which are much larger and even our wild orchids in the UK which are also bigger. I...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour by a very knowledgeable young man who was self taught in botany. Very insightful and entertaining

Thank KimandCarol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Minature Orchid's, hundreds of them on display many in bloom. Some so small, you use a magnifying glass to see some if them. The guided tour, and 45 minutes was informative. The stories behind some if the names was interesting. It was a nice enjoyable...More

Thank Michael_and_Michelle
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Very informative and knowledgeable staff about all the orchids. Reasonable price not too crowed which made the tour very pleasant and personable.

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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Incredible selection of orchids- even the smallest one on the planet! Fascinating facts learned about these amazing plants

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Had a little extra time one morning in Monteverde so we decided to stop in. The amount of different species housed here is unbelievable. Our guide was so informative and sweet; we learned some of the most surprising facts of our whole trip from her!...More

Thank Emilia B
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Wonderful staff, very bright and happy , cheerful girls at the reception desk. The project is obviously someone's passion for orchids that eventually grew into an attraction, and it is easy to see that love for orchids. Unfortunately some of the money being collected needs...More

Thank Dom I
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This garden is lovely, it is like a fairy garden. You can learn so much from the guides and you will be surprised by the different scents that Orchids have. You will also see the smallest Orchid in the world.... and it is small. Very...More

1  Thank Ifera
Reviewed 27 August 2018

If you're looking for large orchids, then this isn't the place for you BECAUSE most orchids are actually very small plants. Those large long-lasting orchids are all artificial and not found in nature. If you want to learn about the true nature of orchids check...More

1  Thank Knurly_Blog
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We stumbled upon this by mistake, but it ended up being one of my favorite things we did in Monteverde. Our guide was very knowledgeable and I learned how interesting how orchids can be. I would not consider myself anything close to a botanist, but...More

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19 July 2015|
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Response from Alvaro S | Property representative |
Helllo ilikeorchids, To answer your questions, there is no specific time for orchids because year round we always have different species in bloom so at any time of the year you come, you will be able to see unique species... More
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