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Soroa Orchid Botanical Garden

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Beautiful orchids, but not enough info

The Orchid Botanical Garden in Soroa (Orquideario de Soroa) has a stunning collection of orchids... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
MarkLinton
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Tiberias, Israel
Pleasant stop on the way to Vinales

We called into to this Botanical Garden full of orchids - and lots of other plants - on the way to... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Ann T
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

The Orchid Botanical Garden in Soroa (Orquideario de Soroa) has a stunning collection of orchids and other tropical plants.They are well kept and the garden is clean and neat. We had an English speaking guide who was quite helpful. We had two problems: 1. We...More

Thank MarkLinton
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Everything about this place is amazing. From the enchanted entrance, be completely aware and look all around! Orchids are placed high in trees and the lush, well thought out placement of all sorts of rare, exotic plants is nearly mesmerizing. My mom and travel companion...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2018

A beautiful garden with an incredible variety of orchids, but also many other plants. Our local guide was very knowledgeable, albeit a bit pompous and showing off that she knew the botanical name of EVERY plant in the place, but it was a really enjoyable...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Beautiful landscapes, nice botanic garden and overall a very pleasant stop on the way to Vinales. It is good to rest a little and stretch your legs before starting your journey again.

Thank Marco S
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Hi, me and my sisters stayed at casa Camila in Soroa a couple of months ago. We had a great stay, lovely familiy, great food. The familiy recommended the orchid garden. The garden is beautiful! The people from the house also arranged a guide for...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

entrance is 3 cuc, they only had +/- 20 flowering orchids in a covered greenhouse and some around the house it is more a botanical garden with different plants and trees

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

We called into to this Botanical Garden full of orchids - and lots of other plants - on the way to Vinales. We had a very knowledgeable guide and the combination of information, beauty, colour and the surrondings, made it a very pleasant place to...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Whoa, so very pretty and green. Bring mosquito repellent. This is well worth the visit. About a half-hour walk through a VERY pretty garden.

Thank Joel B
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Stopped here with our guide Ihosvany of Locally Sourced Cuba Tours. Nature can't be beat! We were so glad that we ventured outside of Havana to see the countryside of Cuba.

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Our trip to Soroa had a lovely surprise in our personally guided tour of the Botanical Gardens. Thoroughly recommend.

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eerickson0
21 July 2018|
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Response from photofrenetic | Reviewed this property |
There is a charge for entrance, though can't say how much as it was included in our tour and paid by the tour guide. The orchid gardens and greenhouses have a guide (included in the price) to tell you all about the orchids... More
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LaReinaMonique
25 January 2017|
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Response from Michael O | Reviewed this property |
I was there in July and they were in full bloom. Due to the climate in Cuba they should be in bloom while you are there.
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PDXmaven
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Response from DoctorToxic | Reviewed this property |
There was an English-speaking guide when I visited in August, who was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Allow 1-2 hours for a visit.
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