Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis, Bogota

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Colombia's biggest botanical garden, Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis contains plants from every Colombian region, including over 5,000 different types of orchids. Founded in 1955 and named after a celebrated botanist and astronomer, the garden shelters the wax palm, Colombia's national plant. Among other curiosities, the park features a sun clock. Take a picture of the map by the entrance, as you'll find no other maps available at the information desk. Plan to see Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis and other attractions that appeal to you using our Bogota trip itinerary planner.
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  • Is my place preferred in Bogota, I'm going to walk with my spouse and now much more with my daughter, who is sports in the freedom and feeling of security with which not is has in parks public. It has a restaurant, which although it is not very good, gives you the advantage of not having to leave and thus spend more time surrounded by nature.
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  • This is big botanic garden but i would call it more like park, nothing really special over there, it is for free, if you have time and you are arround, check it! Have fun 
  • This botanic garden is very organized and with enough information to know about trees, flowers etc. There is a small lake and a bridge to cross it. A way to climb to a observatory to see the trees fro...  more »