National Botanical Garden, Santo Domingo

4.3
#2 of 16 in Parks in Santo Domingo
Garden · Hidden Gem · National Park
Study and admire the plant life of the Dominican Republic at National Botanical Garden. Located in the center of the capital, the park provides a relaxing and fresh environment, ideal for a little escape from all the urban attractions and distractions. The 81 hectares (200 acres) of sculpted parkland boast an esteemed collection of plants native to the country, including over 300 different species of orchid. Water features, bridges, lakes, and themed gardens combine to make a restful and educational place in the center of town. PutNational Botanical Garden into our Santo Domingo travel planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The Botanical Gardens show off the natural beauty of the Dominican Republic. The architect did a masterful job of designing the grounds. I love the Japanese gardens I also enjoyed the walking...  more »
  • Huge, relaxing and beautiful garden with lots of various plants, a perfect place for family to relax during the weekend. There is a train can take you around the garden if you don't want to walk too.....  more »

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