J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens, Road Town

(2.8/5 based on 60 reviews on the web)
Stroll in the shade of the serene J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens and observe the lush tropical plants and exotic animals that live here. Terrapins reside in pools and lizards scurry though the plants, while many colorful fruits hang overhead. Located just a short walk from the port, and not exceedingly large, you’ll manage to see a diverse amount of flora and fauna without taking up the whole day. Be sure to have a peek in the gift shop before you leave. For J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens and beyond, use our British Virgin Islands vacation generator to get the most from your British Virgin Islands vacation.
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  • A gentle walk of under a mile or so from the Road Town cruise port in Tortola, these gardens offer a great place to visit for $3. Peaceful and relaxing, not very large but features a small shop (for d...  more »
  • If you have visited the beaches and attractions of the BVI such as Virgin Gorda and are looking for something different to do during a port call in Tortola, the JR Neal Botanic Gardens are a pleasant ...  more »
  • Not a huge garden, but has a fine collection of flowering trees, palms and shrubs, the home to many birds and butterflies, including hummingbirds. Not far from the centre of town, but peaceful and tra...  more »