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Lancetilla Botanical Garden

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  • Average15%
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Tela, Honduras
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Reviewed 8 June 2012

We visited the gardens recently as my husband is very interested in trees and shrubs. Having read so much about the gardens in the local tourist brochures I was surprised by how poor the infrastructure was. Even at the entrance to the park where they...More

Thank Aominedinburgh
Reviewed 9 April 2012

We went in Jan and I guess it wasn't the season for many of the plants so we really didn't get to see them all in bloom. We had a very knowledgable guide however and he did make the tour very interesting. It is worth...More

Thank LeeBt00
Reviewed 28 March 2012

The day we visited the gardens no guides were available and without one or a map it was difficult to appreciate it. There are guards who patrol the gardens who were very helpful. We enjoyed swimming in the river; however, on the way there a...More

Thank LorAlves
Reviewed 25 March 2012

We took the guided tour and then went by ourselves to the swimming holes. Not only was too cold for me, I saw a red serpent thing in the water crossing to the other side! We met a Chilean couple that had a car and...More

Thank Starviagera
Reviewed 10 March 2012

One of the best places in Central America to go birding, beautiful with many birds.

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 4 March 2012

There were more trees than flowers, but still pretty. I was expecting to see many birds based on information I had read elsewhere, but did not really see many. However, we also visited during midday, so that be why we did not see many birds.

Thank mjmb94
Reviewed 20 February 2012

5 minutes to drive from Tela.Very well kept.A lot yo see!

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Reviewed 13 February 2012

The gardens are awesome. Also, the food in the little hut, is out standing. However how they get away with renting rooms that have bare electrical wires and unfinished walls. The shower had no shower head, but did not make any difference because we had...More

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 3 January 2012

The trees were beautiful and overall a very pleasant day. Not a lot of flowers in March.

Thank csgobeil
Reviewed 2 January 2012

The garden is a splendid tropical paradise. For bird watchers and botanical lovers it is a must. If none of the above it is a great place to relax and contemplate, nature here is at its best. The park has a great infrastructure and plenty...More

Thank Jochon
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19 March 2017|
Response from CimiReview | Reviewed this property |
Any bus passing through Tela will inevitably go by Lancetilla's entrance**. Just let the driver know to drop you at the entrance. If you're prepared to walk or hitchhike, the walk from the entrance gate to the botanical... More