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Jardin Botanico de Medellin

Calle 73 No. 51D- 14 | Carrera 52 # 73-298, Medellin, Colombia
+57 (4) 444 55 00
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Ranked #6 of 48 Attractions in Medellin
Type: Outdoors
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

I must say that I'm partial to nature and taking walks but this place blew me away. It was a nice way to end my trip to Medellin. The area is vast, the plants are green and varied, and there is even a house of mariposas (butterflies) which is exciting to visit!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

If you like nature this is the pkace to go, the garden is beautiful and is more during the flower festivities in August

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

It's a small sample of the diversity of flora that has Colombia and the organization of this great city, Medellin. Within the Orquideorama meets the most beautiful orchids that you can imagine. The Botanic Garden Restaurant is a place you should not miss on your visit.

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Willemstad, Curacao
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The Botanical park, is a place to see the locals relax and interact, it is safe clean and if not raining worth your visit. We did not see a lot of exotic flora and fauna, but we enjoyed it.

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Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

If you come to Medellin and you find a person who you like and you need to find a quiet place to talk, share some thoughts and know better the person, the botanical garden is the perfect place to do it, I suggest you keep some wine, make some sandwichs, a sheet and its that all, you will have a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Easy to get to by taxi. Nice long walking trail around the park. I didn't notice many exhibits but then again I was engaged in conversation with my date. We ended up having a nice lunch with wine at the In Situ restaurant located inside the park. Good place to spend a couple of hours. Avoid weekends - crowded during... More

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Santiago, Chile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Take a walk, breathe in, feed the ducks (with the duck pellets you can buy at the coffee shop/store), serach for water turtles, explore... It's a small garden, well kept, quiet, with a great coffee shop and store. Must, if your in the area or need to chill.

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Berkeley, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The collection is modest and the signage is inadequate. But it's a pleasant park used by the people of Medellin for all kinds of individual and group activities.

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Medellin, Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Jardin Botanico is a nice big garden in Medellin. Anything to compare with the big parks of USA or UK but a small, quite and cozy place where to spend few hours in the heart of the centre of the city. Entrance is for free (or donation) and inside you can pic-nic or visit the small lake where ducks and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This is a lovely park with a variety of exhibitions. It is just off the Metro and admission is free or by donation. Best of all is the onsite restaurant - In Situ. The food is creative, tasty, and utilizes herbs and plants grown on the property. It was probably the best meal I had during my trip. It is... More

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