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Jardin Botanico de Cupaynicu

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Super natural

This is a great place, it is the third Botanical garden of importance in Cuba and the most natural... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2018
siahna3012
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Granma Province, Cuba
worth the visit

One of the few places closed to a city of Bayamo is this garden. 20 minutes drive or 1 hour bike... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
john vancouver b
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Vancouver Island, Canada
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Nov 15, 2018
“Super natural”
Aug 3, 2018
“worth the visit”
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Carretera de Guisa, Guisa, Bayamo, Cuba
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Reviewed November 15, 2018

This is a great place, it is the third Botanical garden of importance in Cuba and the most natural one, there you can find several endemic species like El tocororo, la cartacuba, etc.and it is just what you need to get away from the pollution...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

One of the few places closed to a city of Bayamo is this garden. 20 minutes drive or 1 hour bike ride. Nice get away and scenery with good restaurant and bird watching by the little river

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Need a piece of heaven for a while? I recommend the Jardin Botanico Cupaynicu, ..a must see for gardeners or botanists and even those who just wish to be surrounded by nature at its best. This 104 hectar conservation preserve contains lovely old-growth trees plus...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Linda A
Reviewed January 31, 2018

The Botanical Garden of Guisa,..BAYAMO. is a really nice experience, lovely place, good guide service. is a direct contact with a mother nature.. You must visit...

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed November 22, 2016

Well worth spending a couple of hours to this little visited botanical garden. The Spanish speaking guide is very informative about the different trees ( about 100 different palm trees), endemic plants, medical plants etc. You have to to take a taxi to get there....More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank brit933
Reviewed September 4, 2016

very lovely for family outing and friendly get together. alot of variety of plants and small wildlife. its recommended for forestry engineers herbologist and any one interested in plant life.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed August 9, 2016

It´s a really interesting visit, for the guide is usually very explanatory, so you can actually grasp the experience. It´s not open on Mondays; the visiting hours for the rest of the week are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; or maybe 4:30 p.m.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Aliuska G
Reviewed January 8, 2016

Very knowledgeable guide, good bar area. Lots of butterflies and birds. Had to convinced them to take CUC as normal is national currency only

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank newforester
Reviewed December 30, 2015

The Jardín Botánico de Cupaynicú is just outside the village of Guisa on a road to the Sierra Masestra. Take a taxi from Bayamo. It was started in 1981, but seems very natural, containing trees of over 300 years old. The garden has a collection...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank helen m
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