Jardin Botanico, Caracas

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Take a relaxing walk through Jardin Botanico, Caracas' main botanical garden. Situated within the Central University complex, the 70 hectare (173000 acre) garden was founded in 1958 by a Venezuelan horticulturist. Explore the lush green area in the heart of the city to see thousands of both native and plants from other parts of the world. The park houses over 4000 species of palm trees, many exotic trees and plants, an extensive art collection, and a large chunk of preserved indigenous forest. Using our world travel planner, Caracas attractions like Jardin Botanico can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • He possessed one of the most varied botanical species in the country. However, the lack of resources has resulted in the disappearance of a high percentage of these species. I do not recommend to visit him until it is not recovered and there is safe to go to this site.
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  • Since a few years ago that the place is out of service and total abandonment, would pass through the highway to verify it.
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  • Within the mandatory stops that should be coming to Caracas is also going to the Botanical Garden to enjoy a beautiful nature
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