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Cinchona Botanical Gardens

Address: | St. Andrew, Jamaica
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Ranked #149 of 221 Attractions in Jamaica
Type: Gardens, Nature & Parks
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Kingston, Jamaica
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Mountains rise high and blue to almost touch the sky, Cinchona Botanical Garden is an oasis of beauty and splendor beyond imagination. Though the last cinchonas fell in the 80s, the flowers abound. A picnic in the garden is immeasurable to express in mere words. The views are spectacular and though the drive to the garden is not for the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2008

Not a journey to be undertaken without a good 4wd or dirt bike as the roads are bad even by Jamaican standards. You are not going to find Cinchona without stopping and asking for directions as the guide books and local maps don't show many of the roads and tracks. The gardens themselves are interesting enough but for me it... More 

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Kingston, Jamaica
12 reviews 12 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2007

This is a great place with a beautiful garden, extremely large trees, it's the place to go if you're into nature. The plant life there varies, it's one of the bestformation of plant life ive seen in Jamaica.

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