Ethnobotanical Garden, Oaxaca

4.2
#1 of 7 in Parks in Oaxaca
Discover Oaxaca’s diverse plant life at Ethnobotanical Garden. The 2.3 ha (5.6 acre) garden was established in 1993, and has since collected more than a thousand species of native plants. Wandering the lush garden, you can experience Oaxaca’s distinct ecosystems and their different types of vegetation. On a guided tour of the botanical garden, you can learn interesting facts about the area’s history and geography, and gain a better understanding of the plants and their uses. Enjoy the picturesque paths of the convent courtyard, and see numerous varieties of agaves and cactuses. Put Ethnobotanical Garden into our Oaxaca vacation app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
Improve this listing »
Create an itinerary including Ethnobotanical Garden
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Ethnobotanical Garden Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
902 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • The garden was enchanting and the tour guide had informative facts to bestow. Loved wandering around minus the tour also.  more »
  • Very beautiful outlay with a very wide range of plants native to the state of Oaxaca. Can only be visited in a guided tour, and the tour I followed was a bit mechanical, clearly rehearsed many times a...  more »
  • Took an excellent and well attended guided tour in English. Passionate and knowledgeable guide explained the history and layout of these beautiful gardens. Lots of stories to connect the plants to the...  more »
Places to stay near Ethnobotanical Garden

Plan your trip to Oaxaca

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Ethnobotanical Garden by other users

5 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM MEXICO December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM MEXICO December, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM BRAZIL November, culture, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 23 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM FRANCE March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 29 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM MYANMAR November, culture, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, outdoors, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 59 days in United States, Mexico & South America BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM MEXICO November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Oaxaca BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans