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Monteverde Orchid Garden

Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Really good food and lovely staff

Had a dinner and breakfast at this lovely cafe. Vegetarians won't be disappointed. Cafe Tipico is a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Margaret C
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Small Area|Large Variety

This is a small hidden garden, located behind the Orchid Cafe. They have hundreds of types of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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The Monteverde Orchid Garden is a place where you can enjoy beauty that is found in the marvelous world of orchids. Our garden has a large collection of orchids; we have more than 425 different species. You can find species that are endemic to...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| 50 metros sur del BNCR, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5308
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a dinner and breakfast at this lovely cafe. Vegetarians won't be disappointed. Cafe Tipico is a must here

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small hidden garden, located behind the Orchid Cafe. They have hundreds of types of orchids and the area is just beautiful. You have to buy a ticket to enter the gardens but you will get a tour with the entry ticket. It...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here whilst staying in Monteverde We had seen a lot of orchids in the wild but felt we needed to know a little more about them The guide was very good and we felt we got to see a wide variety of orchids...More

Thank docwright1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful flora in Monteverde, high quality service. I love it is a pleasure to visit them and I recommend this fantastic place

Thank erichug4320
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed this tour very much, highly educational. It was suprising to me that all the native orchids are so small, being used to the mass produced ones which are much larger and even our wild orchids in the UK which are also bigger. I...More

Thank SeahorseWales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great tour by a very knowledgeable young man who was self taught in botany. Very insightful and entertaining

Thank KimandCarol
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Minature Orchid's, hundreds of them on display many in bloom. Some so small, you use a magnifying glass to see some if them. The guided tour, and 45 minutes was informative. The stories behind some if the names was interesting. It was a nice enjoyable...More

Thank Michael_and_Michelle
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Very informative and knowledgeable staff about all the orchids. Reasonable price not too crowed which made the tour very pleasant and personable.

Thank FellowTraveler764687
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Incredible selection of orchids- even the smallest one on the planet! Fascinating facts learned about these amazing plants

Thank Louise B
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Had a little extra time one morning in Monteverde so we decided to stop in. The amount of different species housed here is unbelievable. Our guide was so informative and sweet; we learned some of the most surprising facts of our whole trip from her!...More

Thank Emilia B
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July 19, 2015|
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Response from Alvaro S | Property representative |
Helllo ilikeorchids, To answer your questions, there is no specific time for orchids because year round we always have different species in bloom so at any time of the year you come, you will be able to see unique species... More
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