Lancetilla Botanical Garden, Tela

3.7
#2 of 7 in Wildlife in Atlantida Department
Scores of flower aficionados flock to Lancetilla Botanical Garden every year to see one of the world’s largest botanical gardens. Spanning 1,680 hectares (1,200 acres), the gardens showcase many plants, encompassing species from four different continents. Bird-watchers rejoice--hundreds of migratory and exotic avian species call the gardens home. Be assured of the fact that your money goes directly toward the local community; the garden generates 60 percent of Tela’s clean water supply. Guided tours are only available in Spanish, however, the trails are well-marked and clearly signposted. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Lancetilla Botanical Garden by using our Tela trip site .
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  • September 19, 2017
    When people head to Tela, they think about the beach. Often, they should also think about crowds, loud music, and obnoxious 4-wheelers tearing up and down the beach. If you're in the Tela area and wis...  more »
  • September 15, 2017
    Highly recommended! The variety of vegetation is exquisite! But I suggest two points to improve... 1. already many trees have erased the name, urge a replacement by new labels. 2 should give a map of the garden, even can sell it for a value considered.
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  • August 30, 2017
    Visited the botanical garden, and was amazed by the size of the bamboo, and the beauty of many flowers and immensity of certain trees. Bring repellent! Because there are many mosquitoes, and other bit...  more »

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