Ethnobotanical Garden, Oaxaca

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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.
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  • 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 »
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