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Acapulco Botanical Garden (Jardin Botanico de Acapulco)

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“For plant lovers”
Dec 26, 2017
“Peace in a frantic City”
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Universidad Loyola del Pacifico | Av. Heróico Colegio Militar s/n, Acapulco, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not for everyone as during certain times of the year it can be quite low key but this is a very nice garden of tropical plants which at time have considerable blooms. The location above Acapulco also has great views of the bay. Recommend a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank elysee8th
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic spot to get away from the frantic City. A well planned garden with many native plants. A free English self guided tour is available to help explain the origins and uses of the plants. The tranquil location is cooled by a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Dave H
Reviewed November 23, 2017

We enjoyed visiting this Garden. Had nice trails to walk on up the hill to see different fauna and flora. Ran into a Local Biologist that worked there and he showed us some interesting points in the Garden. It was well laid out. Not as...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank sammybearkat
Reviewed November 18, 2017

If you love nature and you are worried about our planet well there are a lots of thing you can see there, like what are they doing to preserve our envoriment, the diferent kind of plants we have

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Cesar V
Reviewed November 11, 2017

find a guy thing to do or just wait outside more for the flower growing crowd nothing very fun or exciting

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank IMHUEY
Reviewed March 12, 2017

This botanical garden is series of paths that zig zag up a steep hill. The plants are well marked with the botanical names plus the Spanish common names. Nothing is in English but you can figure it out. What I liked most was the HUGE...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank jeff s
Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

it may be that February is not a good time to go to the botanic gardens as not much to see really it was like and very hot. It looked to me like the place was run down and in disrepair. I've seen the pictures...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank David G
Reviewed January 11, 2017

You can feel like being in an oasis, delicious perfume from flowers, beautiful view of Acapulco from the hill. Volunteers are very kind and helpful, show you the way and a video is provided. Entrance fee very cheap.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank SimonettaP61
Reviewed November 11, 2016

The venue is full of wonderful surprises the site is a very well layed out and well planned. The plants colours and frogs more than you would ever think Mexico could offer. Well done Mexico

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Stuart F
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

A must see in Acapulco! Such a wonderful variety of plants in a natural setting. Gorgeous views of the water. Important for biodiversity conservation. Or just a beautiful stroll for anyone wanting to take in natural scenery.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Paige E
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