Belize Botanic Gardens, San Ignacio

4.5
#9 of 33 in Parks in Cayo
Explore the 18 hectares (45 acres) of native and exotic plant species at Belize Botanic Gardens, a pristine garden located on the picturesque banks of the Macal River. Focused on sustainable cultivation of plant life, the gardens educate visitors on the world of exotic plants and the importance of their conservation in nature. Explore the different sections, including an orchid house, plants of the Maya, and palms of Belize. To visit Belize Botanic Gardens and other attractions in Cayo, use our Cayo online travel planner .
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  • After a leisurely lunch at Chaa Creek, off we went to botanical gardens. We were the only visitors there, and had 2 amazing dogs as our guides. Playful and friendly, they accompanied us and directed u...  more »
  • Had a great time here. Many plants and trees to see. Many birds.... ****you must have a truck or SUV to get here***** Awesome staff.  more »
  • We had a great time picnicking on the gardens, hiking the trails and looking at the beautiful plants. The 'trails' are a series of pretty short little trails, however they lead through some fun surrou...  more »
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