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Belize Botanic Gardens, San Ignacio
(4.5/5 based on 140 reviews on the web)
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. Use our Cayo vacation builder to add Belize Botanic Gardens and other attractions to your Cayo vacation plans.
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  • If you're in Cayo, don't miss the Belize Botanic Gardens, on the grounds of duPlooy's Lodge. It was started by the late Ken duPlooy, who traveled across Belize and Central America collecting specimens...  more »
  • Tropical gardens, well maintained and home to many birds and wildlife. Enjoyed our peacefull strolls through the gardens. 
  • The drive to the Botanical Gardens at duPlooy’s was like most of the driving around the Cayo District, wild and crazy with the added twist of driving up a very steep grade for a large part of the excu...  more »