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Jardin Botanico de Quito, Quito

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Survey the huge variety of native Ecuadorian and Andean plant life on display at Jardin Botanico de Quito, where you'll get a sense of Ecuador's standing as the world's most biodiverse country by size. Stroll along the walking trails through 1.8 hectares (4.5 acres) of wetland areas, moorland plants, and cloud forest. Don't miss the onsite orchidarium, with over 1,200 species of orchid. Make Jardin Botanico de Quito a centerpiece of your Quito vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Quito travel itinerary maker.
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  • We may have gone at the wrong time because when we went to visit on Easter Sunday, the park was packed with people and vendors selling their ware. Parking space was difficult to find. On one side of t...  more »
  • This garden is pricey for Quito with a $6 per person admission. Despite that, for us, it was a perfect way to spend our last day in Ecuador. The two orchid greenhouses were probably the best feature a...  more »
  • We visited the botanic garden and it was a disappointment. We paid $6 for two and received a map in English. We were expecting a more manicured place and more information in English and while i am tak...  more »
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  • If you like plants, is a must visit place. They have many varieties of Highland and tropical flowers and plants. There's also a butterfly room, where you can walk alongside them.
  • Lovely place for families and children. Calm and relaxed, and interesting. Love the orchids, carnivore plants, and the bonsai exhibits.
  • This site has an excelent views
  • Wide selection of plants. Recommend getting an English speaking tour guide.
  • Beautiful place that shows you a lot about Ecuador's biodiversity