Monteverde Orchid Garden, Monteverde

#7 of 20 in Parks in Monteverde
Garden · Nature / Park
Pay a visit to Monteverde Orchid Garden to see the extensive collection of vibrant flowers. A gem of Monteverde, the family-run garden houses more than 400 species of these orchids, which thrive in Costa Rica's cloud forest ecosystem. Take a tour of the meticulously maintained garden, full of lush green trees, and with the help of the English-speaking guide, learn about the orchids, their varieties, and the efforts for their conservation. Using a magnifying glass, you'll be able to see even the tiniest blooms. Arrange your visit to Monteverde Orchid Garden and discover more family-friendly attractions in Monteverde using our Monteverde trip itinerary planner.
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  • Iā€™m not much into plants but my wife is and I knew I had to take her to see the orchids. I actually learned a great deal and enjoyed my time. The guide was excellent!  more »
  • What a cute little garden with more than 100 types of orchids. When we walked in, we were a bit hesitant because it's small and we didn't know what we would do there for a 45 min tour. We even tried.....  more »
  • Good tour in English with lots of information about orchids. Lots of different species to see and smell. The tour was about ~45 minutes long, but for the same price you can also go on your own and spend as long or as little as you like. Magnifying glasses were provided and were helpful to examine many of the smaller flowers.
  • Lovely little orchard garden with nice winding paths to meander to see the (mostly) miniscule orchids. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly and you are free to walk around on your own before and after the guided tour. In an unexpected turn, the resident cat took care to make sure we were very happy and saw everything while the resident dog couldn't care less šŸ˜‚šŸ˜‚

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