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National Botanical Garden

Mt. Isabel de Torres, Santo Domingo 10507, Dominican Republic
+1 809-565-2860
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Full of flowers and plants native to the island, the gardens offer tram tours of the facilities.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mt. Isabel de Torres, Santo Domingo 10507, Dominican Republic
+1 809-565-2860
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you love nature and you want to learn and appreciate caribbean and dominican plant spicies you must visit this botanical garden. The place is also great if you want to just go jogging or walk around a secure green area. Also a nice place...More

Thank Carlos E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice to visit, great to bring food and picnic, some of the smaller areas like the orchid garden were closed but was fun, can get hot so would recommend sunscreen and bug stuff. Good for families, friends, or couples!

Thank happytraveler0924
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Located in a higher end part of Santo Domingo, maybe half an hour from the Zona Colonial. My favorite part of this experience was getting a taste of West Santo Domingo on the drive there and back. As for the park itself, it is absolutely...More

Thank kabobssss
Reviewed 15 June 2017

A very nice garden, with thematical collections like orchid garden, Japanese garden etc. One could easily spend 2-3 hours walking in this nice surroundings. The ticket also includes the train ride and entry to the ecological museum. You must take a taxi or have your...More

Thank Márk N
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

This place is so amazing and has so many different species of plants, flowers and birds roaming around. It's very beautiful! Came with my boyfriend's family for a wedding (near the back of the gardens) that we had to take a trolley for and it...More

Thank Jacqueline J
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a very nice place to visit with your family or groups if you like gardens and plants or if you like to know more about dominican or caribbean plant Species. You can walk around the well mantained areas or pavillions or take the...More

Thank Carlos E
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This place looks impressive when you walk in you see this beautifully designed cobblestone park. The masory work was beautiful but not stroller friendly. There is a train that takes you around the park highlighting the impotant plants etc. My tour was in Spanish however...More

1  Thank Yellowillow
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Train tour inside the botanic garden with train was interesting. It is too big territory to walk. We got some really good photos from the Japanese garden.

Thank Rait R
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Yes, this is one of my favorite places. Even it the warmest weather you go in and you feel the coolness of the different ecosystems. Take the train with younger children or a slow stroll with your loved one. Go for a run, go for...More

Thank Emma F
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I am very proud of our Botanical Gardens. With very limited resources a vast extension of gardens lie in the middle of a busy city. Its paths are always clean and the different areas of vegetation are beautiful indeed. The Japanese garden is a jewel...More

1  Thank Jasogu
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