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Jardin Botanico las Orquideas

Sr. Omar Tello B, Puyo 160150, Ecuador
+593 98 127 5281
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Incredible experience!

It was an amazing experience to visit this place as a family group. The gentleman who owns this... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
IsabeldeRuales
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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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It's all happening at the zoo..

See yanacocha.If the kind owner of the colibri hostal didn't tell me,I'd have missed this great... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2018
Florence A
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Forest Hills, New York, United States
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

It was an amazing experience to visit this place as a family group. The gentleman who owns this place is a very knowledgeable man and has kept a detail account of the flora and fauna of the área. As a matter of fact, the gentleman...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

See yanacocha.If the kind owner of the colibri hostal didn't tell me,I'd have missed this great zoo,and the lovely grounds.The residents include wooley and spider monkeys,parrots,turtle,ocelot.. Nice walking trails,clean,and very low cost entry.If you love animals,take a look at Yanacocha.

Thank Florence A
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Lots of plants and a nice guide, but quite an average collection of plants. Might be educative for children

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Reviewed January 28, 2017

I spend a week with Omar and his forest project and I am so glad I found this place as there is so much to learn. It's not only a beautiful peace of forest to explore, it's Omar, enthusiastically speaking about environmental protection and his...More

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Reviewed December 17, 2016

I was there on 2015, we arrived by chance, we loved it. It's amazing the collectionf information this place has. They explain you and show pictures of how the ecosystem has been affected in the past 30 years in the area they take care of,...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2016

You can tell the owner really loves what he does. He takes the time to explain and show things. His mini magnifying glass can highlight unbelievable things.

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Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

A bastion of conservation and knowledge in puyo. A short distance in taxi or bus from the centre of town. Lovely orquids and butterflies.

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Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Passionate owner, very informative tour, stunning place. Grounds were beautiful and we were amazed by lots of amazonian flora and lots of butterflies. It wasn't the right season to go to see all of the orchids however we still saw lots of them, including tiny...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2015

Owner Omar Taeyu was so kind and passionate about the botanical garden. He even helped us fix our broken bike! Tour is in Spanish. Get to see all types of flora and fauna and I definitely recommend a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Kim M
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Reviewed December 22, 2015

What an awesome experience we had here! After going to the Aves Exoticas (very disappointing to see a bunch of sad birds in cages), we were so happy to spend time at the garden with our wonderful guide. First of all, he took about 45...More

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