Aprovaca (The Orchid Nursery & Conservation Center), El Valle de Anton
(3.5/5 based on 120 reviews on the web)
Admire nature's delicate creations at Aprovaca (The Orchid Nursery & Conservation Center), which protects, conserves, and displays over 100 varieties of orchids and 1,000 individual plants, most of them native to Panama. Set up in 2001, the organization works at the national level to combat the illegal poaching of orchids--an endangered endemic species. Tour guides are available in Spanish only, though English-speakers can help themselves to a leaflet with the same information in English. Make Aprovaca (The Orchid Nursery & Conservation Center) a part of your El Valle de Anton vacation plans using our El Valle de Anton trip itinerary builder.
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  • This place is an small but full of love center. They have so many differents types of orchids and other plants. The really nice part of this center is that they don't sell the plants. they grow them t...  more »
  • It is impressive to see how Angeline, a guide of just 10 years, achieving attention full of my three sons during the tour, which lasts about 1 hour and is almost free. Very good experience and learned enough about these beautiful orchids.
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  • We went in August and at first were disappointed there were not more orchids in bloom. But as we wandered through the gardens, we were captivated by all the other types of plants there, as well as som...  more »