Jardin Botanico, Montevideo

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Examine a collection of Uruguayan plant life at Jardin Botanico, about 30 minutes by bus from the center of Montevideo. Despite a lack of quality maintenance, the shabby gardens still warrant a visit if you want to get a taste for typical Uruguayan vegetation. Drop by the museum at the gardens' entrance at Avenue 19 April, which contains plenty of information about plant physiology and an impressive botanical library. Bring a picnic and join the locals for a relaxed afternoon on the gardens' grassy fields. To visit Jardin Botanico on your trip to Montevideo, use our Montevideo vacation route planner.
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  • Needs to be better care. Great place to have a picnic. Well quiet. Despite bad care is large and has a nice green area.
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  • It has cute spaces but it is very neglected. Many trees do not have any kind of sign that identify them and describe, and damaged many of the footpaths. The ride has no great attraction. In the morning is the most recommended for llevrse a book and listen to the birds.
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  • Was next and I decided to visit the Botanical Garden, but not so good compared to others I've seen. Good place to walk and rest, especially if you're in the family.
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