We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park

Features Animals
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
Admission Ticket to Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park
From $22.67*
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
Admission Ticket to Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park
From $22.67*
BOOK A TOUR
961
All photos (961)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“blue iguana”(340 reviews)
“color garden”(57 reviews)
About
Home to orchids (in bloom late May through June) and elusive iguanas as well as parrots and other birds.
Contact
Frank Sound Road | North Side, Grand Cayman, KY1 1701, Grand Cayman
Website
+1 345-947-9462
Call
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park
Reviews (1,252)
Filter reviews
1,228 results
Traveler rating
610
383
178
40
17
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
610
383
178
40
17
Show reviews that mention
All reviews blue iguana color garden beautiful flowers woodland trail fruit trees iguana tour full bloom nice walk interesting plants iguanas roaming visitor center cayman parrots breeding program take your time plant life gift shop bring water
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,228 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

The gardens are beautiful and we really enjoyed learning about the plight of the blue iguana. If looking for a non beach activity definitely worth the drive to explore this part of the island.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kenny1980
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have visited here several times on trips to Grand Cayman mainly to see the Blue Iguana's. This time we virtually had the place to ourselves and were lucky enough to see some iguana's roaming freely through the grounds. We visited early afternoon and there...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ann-Marie N
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were there on a warm morning and enjoyed seeing many blue iguanas right on the walking trail. We also went on the guided tour of the Blue Iguana Sanctuary. This is a well done tour and you get to see many of them up...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BryanN244
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I visited on an afternoon off from scuba diving. We went later in the afternoon and it wasn't busy at all. We enjoyed the various gardens with unique plant life (I'm a gardener so I love this kind of thing but even...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent about an hour here, wandering around and would have liked to stay longer to do more exploring. We didn't see any blue iguanas but did see a green iguana and several birds. There's a nice diversity of garden areas - we enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BMart4
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went December 2018, nothing blooming, disappointing. Seeing blue Iguanas was nice but not worth the drive or cost in my opinion. Kids were bored

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Iluvtennis68
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well done garden. Have been there several times. Lots to see and much to learn. In the middle of the island. Much different than the coast and beach.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DayTrip705577
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located deep in the sound of Grand Cayman, this attraction is nice for nature lovers. We didn’t see much but were lucky enough to spot a Blue Iguana on a leisurely walk. Also saw some turtles feeding on a coconut. Lots of trees and shrubbery...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sonja R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visit to the gardens in February was a stroll with very little in bloom. We seen 3-4 Iguanas which was great. Suggest the gardens should charge less for entrance during the off season. Would not recommend until full bloom season.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Diane155043
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Botanic Park offers a wide range of beautiful flowers and also a bit of Cayman's history, I was never really a flora type of person but it was worth it. I would definitely recommend if you want something to do in Cayman.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TashaeL99
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 nearby hotels
Compass Point Dive Resort
711 reviews
4.89 miles away
Wyndham Reef Resort
2,059 reviews
5.54 miles away
Sea Palm Villas
151 reviews
5.82 miles away
Turtle Nest Inn
1,412 reviews
5.97 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 349 nearby restaurants
Kurt's Corner
613 reviews
2.04 miles away
The Lighthouse Restaurant
1,611 reviews
2.40 miles away
Island Bites Ltd.
70 reviews
2.23 miles away
Over the Edge
1,902 reviews
2.46 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 487 nearby attractions
Davinoff's Concrete Sculpture Garden
258 reviews
2.28 miles away
Just 'n' Time Charters
13 reviews
2.45 miles away
Ocean Frontiers
773 reviews
4.88 miles away
Blue Iguana Recovery Program Safari Tour
82 reviews
1.41 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Peggy B
January 3, 2019|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Dominique D | Reviewed this property |
It's quite far. I don't think many cruise shippers visit it because they often have to be back on the ship by the early afternoon. That said, in a car I would leave about 40-50 minutes to get from the cruise terminal to... More
1
Vote
ryanmU535KT
December 30, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from walterh979 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a fee. They also seem to have a discounted fee, if you buy the Botanic Park with Pedros´Castle together. This gives a substantial saving and both are recommended to visit if you want to learn a bit about the... More
1
Vote
ALANSWANN99
May 13, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from TAB C | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we have golf trolleys at the Park that can take you around. Be sure to book in a guided tour in advance and let us know that you will be needing assistance so that we can be prepared for you. Remember that guided... More
2
Votes
Travel Forum Posts
travelus73
NY
New to Grand Cayman (6 Replies)
We are looking into going to a Carribbean Island for 5 or 6 nights.. We are not into watersports though are happy to spend some time at the beach. Below are some activities that are interesting to us. Davinoff's Concrete Scultpure Garden Seven Mile Beach Georgetown shopping Bona Fide or other entertainment venues East End Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park The Bluff I have some questions. 1 - Is there a central hotel location close to public transportation to these attractions? 2...More
April 20, 2014|
Response fromTestudo|
I will try and provide some answers: 1 - Is there a central hotel location close to public transportation to these attractions? The main tourist area is called Seven mile Beach and it is the epicenter for tourist accommodations,dining and tour excursions. It is served well by the public mini-bus system. 2 - Are there tours that go to these attractions? There are some tours that go to the Botanic Park and pass through the East End (might stop at Davinoff's, I don't know), but most are...More
travelus73
NY
Itinerary - Please offer suggestions (7 Replies)
We are considering a 6 night trip to Grand Cayman. We like the beach but are not into water sports and wonder if there would be enough to keep us busy. A possible itinerary is. Day 1 - Arrive, walk around and go to beach,. Day 2 - Full day island tour. Day 3 - West End tour and go to beach or a massage. Day 4 - Davinoff's Concrete Sculpture Garden and Pedro St. James National Historic Site . Day 5 - Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park and Mastic Trail. Day 6 - Cayman Turtle Farm and...More
February 06, 2015|
Response fromcmgparsons|
I am wondering how you came up with this proposed itinerary. To me, one of the best features of Cayman is slowing down to "island time" and relaxing on the world famous beaches. (You would not actually have to go into the water if that did not interest you, but it is incredibly tempting). IMHO you should plan to spend most of your time on the beach. To answer your questions: there are public buses to go to the sculpture garden and Pedro's castle, but it is not a short trip. From SMB area it...More