National Botanical Garden, Santo Domingo

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#2 of 8 in Parks in Santo Domingo
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. Put National Botanical Garden into our Santo Domingo travel planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • santo domingo botanical gardens lack environmental awareness. There are lot of trash at the edge of the Park Brook and Brook is waste water inhabited by turtles. I thought it was sad. We recommend the Park Administration concerned with the treatment of sewage, animals live there and better performing garbage collection. placing educational posters to the population and more landfills.
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  • An excellent choice for a walk with the family, in a calm and full of learning, offers a tour that allows visitors to learn about a balanced variety of ornamental and fruit species. They perform a variety of species exhibition in November and it is possible it to buy some plants. My children loved them!
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  • An excellent venue to spend few hours with the family and friends, and best of all without going out of Santo Domingo. A relaxing and learning experience for those who look for doing something differe...  more »

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