The garden is mostly trees. Good history lesson of Honduras, but I would not do it again. Overpriced for what you get.
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If you have a car, drive to the park yourself. And definitely get a guide inside the park at the visitor center. Is so mucho worth it! He will explain the botanical garden history and everything about the plants and animals in it! A must...More
Our amazing tour guide took us through the 4% of the botanical garden/seed back that is walkable (it is actually a huge valley with many under explored areas).. Learned a ton about the various flora, learned a ton about the purpose of a "seed bank"...More
Because the botanical garden was advertised as being an area over 1600 hectares, we expected to be able to wander around several kilometres. However the staff advised us not to leave an kilometre long path near the visitors center. There were longer paths marked on...More
Lancetilla's Botanical Garden is a jewel, one of the most exotic in the world which was established in 1926 by the United Fruit Company. Dr Wilson Popenoe was in charge of the garden, he enlarged the garden and it is today a precious botanical garden,...More
Very spacious, over 1600 acres of very natural plants and fruits. Very impressive selection of bamboo trees along with some exotic plants with amazingly delicious fruits such as the lychee and the mangusteen. Delicious selection of exotic fruit wines available at the end of the...More
Good park to go for a stroll. But the types of plants and the way it is all laid out is very very average. They shouldn't charge as much as they do, not at all. Maybe it was because I was American though. Felt like...More
This place is close to tela like 10 minutes the service is ok, they have tour guides for extra price they explain the history and names and types of trees and plants, it is good to walk around the flagstone sidewalks and learn about the...More
The bamboo garden is lovely, you get to learn about many types of plants(if you wish to take a guided tour) , if not just enjoy the botanical garden.