Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis, Bogota

4.4
#2 of 32 in Wildlife in Bogota
Garden · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
Colombia's biggest botanical garden, Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis contains plants from every Colombian region, including over 5,000 different types of orchids. Founded in 1955 and named after a celebrated botanist and astronomer, the garden shelters the wax palm, Colombia's national plant. Among other curiosities, the park features a sun clock. Take a picture of the map by the entrance, as you'll find no other maps available at the information desk. Arrange to visit Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis and other attractions in Bogota using our Bogota trip itinerary builder website.
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  • Really to be "quite thankful" for was my visit to this site just happening to be in the time of the great outdoor exhibition called Brilla Colombia with these pretty amazing "colorful animal models...  more »
  • Loved the botanical gardens. Between the huge collection of plants and stunning views, this is an Instagramer's paradise!  more »
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