Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis, Bogota

4.4
#2 of 36 in Wildlife in Bogota
Colombia's biggest botanical garden, Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis contains plants from every Colombian region, including over 5,000 different types of orchids. Founded in 1955 and named after a celebrated botanist and astronomer, the garden shelters the wax palm, Colombia's national plant. Among other curiosities, the park features a sun clock. Take a picture of the map by the entrance, as you'll find no other maps available at the information desk. Arrange to visit Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis and other attractions in Bogota using our Bogota trip itinerary builder website.
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  • We visited on a Sunday morning in March on a lovely day and thoroughly enjoyed every minute. It is peaceful and was really pleasant to walk around. Some areas are closed, but for the price (`$2 per...  more »
  • As with many places we visit, the botanical Garden is a must. When we arrived , the many parts of the garden were closed. The houses for reconstruction and the rose gardens for spraying. Info and...  more »

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