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Jardin Botanico de Merida

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Address: | A.P. 52. Sector La Hechicera, Merida 5101, Venezuela
Phone Number: +58 (0274) 417.32.90
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Nice Retreat from the City

Young garden but worth a few hours. Easy to get a taxi to and from. The high ropes course and zip line is well organized and seems very safe even by North American standard. Fun... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
Lisa M
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Venezuela
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Venezuela
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Young garden but worth a few hours. Easy to get a taxi to and from. The high ropes course and zip line is well organized and seems very safe even by North American standard. Fun to watch too.

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Some very nice trees and fauna in this park and it's a nice break from the toxic fumes being pumped out by ancient busses and cars in Merida traffic! This is a nice little park and there is cool adventure activities in the tree tops if you feel up to it. I really enjoyed the pond full of Koi fish... More 

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FLL
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

I did the ropes course with my wife and two 5 year olds. We all loved it. Don't know how much it had to do with garden itself but well worth it.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

The gardens themselves are lacking in a few place, such as their rose garden was a little pathetic, but other parts were great. The best part, and the reason why the gardens got 5 stars was the tree climbing and zip-line. For not much money you get harnessed up, climb up a tree and then walk on ropes from tree... More 

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

A beautiful and quiet park with lots of local flora and a small cafe preparing good food

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Aruba
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

It is within walking distance of the zoo and worth a visit.....calming.

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