National Botanical Garden, Santo Domingo

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Study and admire the plant life of the Dominican Republic at National Botanical Garden. Located in the center of the capital, the park provides a relaxing and fresh environment, ideal for a little escape from all the urban attractions and distractions. The 81 hectares (200 acres) of sculpted parkland boast an esteemed collection of plants native to the country, including over 300 different species of orchid. Water features, bridges, lakes, and themed gardens combine to make a restful and educational place in the center of town. Arrange to visit National Botanical Garden and other attractions in Santo Domingo using our Santo Domingo trip itinerary maker.
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  • August 9, 2017
    Beautiful park that we visit by train! However consider this visit the preference in the morning (9 hours) or the afternoon (16 hours), temperature issue. Explanations are given in English and Spanish... We are fortunate to have a guide who spoke french. Visit to consider if you want to discover the tropical plants and the and the fauna of the Caribbean...
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  • July 26, 2017
    Gives merit to the authorities who have improved it a lot! Especially the Japanese garden. They must now continue with part of the flowers!
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  • July 24, 2017
    If you love nature and you want to learn and appreciate caribbean and dominican plant spicies you must visit this botanical garden. The place is also great if you want to just go jogging or walk aroun...  more »

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