Monteverde Orchid Garden, Santa Elena

Categories: Gardens, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.4/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web
Pay a visit to Monteverde Orchid Garden to see the extensive collection of vibrant flowers. A gem of Monteverde, the family-run garden houses more than 400 species of these orchids, which thrive in Costa Rica's cloud forest ecosystem. Take a tour of the meticulously maintained garden, full of lush green trees, and with the help of the English-speaking guide, learn about the orchids, their varieties, and the efforts for their conservation. Using a magnifying glass, you'll be able to see even the tiniest blooms. To visit Monteverde Orchid Garden on your holiday in Monteverde, and find out what else Monteverde has to offer, use our Monteverde itinerary maker.
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  • The first and second visit to the Orchid garden was in July of 2013 and there were a lot of plants blooming. It was really beautiful. The third visit in 2016 didn't have as many blooming plants as we ...  read more »
  • I toured with an Overseas Adventure Travel (OAT) group which was offered as an optional tour on their multi day tour of Costa Rica. There was a fee to get in; however, I do not know what it was. Appar...  read more »
  • I have never been a flower show or flower tour type of person. The Orchid garden tour made me rethink orchids. The wide variety of orchids along with the numbers of them in the Monteverde area is asto...  read more »
  • Informative, fun way to spend an hour. Good guide. We enjoyed seeing all of the flowers, including all the incredible tiny orchids. The guides were good. Guided tour took about 45 mins. This was a really nice short activity that was perfect for what it was.
  • Informative tour, but a little underwhelming compared to some other things you could do in the area
  • Really unique, cool experience-very beautiful place with a wonderful guide.
  • Many orchids in bloom, even during off season. Staff had some knowledge.
  • Excellent place! Super informative tour (about an hour). We learned a lot and enjoyed the time there. Highly recommend.
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