Lancetilla Botanical Garden, Tela

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#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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  • This is a must see at Tela! Large trees, lots of plants and plenty of green! If you love gardens, you’ll love Lancetilla. I know I do. Hours and hours should be spent admiring everything this place ha...  more »
  • It is an excellent opportunity to learn about different species of plants, I recommend to make the journey with a guide, to learn details of each plant that is known, input is very cheap, and available product made with exotic fruits that are harvested in the Park.
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  • The Gardens were largely a lovely walk with a collection of trees from all over the world. We enjoyed the walk with a naturalist in the rain.  more »

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