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Jardin Botanico La Laguna

Antiguo Cuscatlan, La Libertad, San Salvador, El Salvador
+503 2243 2012
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Antiguo Cuscatlan, La Libertad, San Salvador, El Salvador
+503 2243 2012
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

First of all, I'm going to start by giving brief instructions for getting to the Botanical Gardens, as this would have been really helpful if we had known. It's not well-signposted! Take Bus 44 from the centre of San Salvador. I am not sure where...More

1  Thank JT-says
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I love going to this botanical gardens. Nicely kept. Clean. Friendly staff. Neat plants, lovely green surroundings. delicious frozen. It is like a little paradise in the city.

Thank Annabella J
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This a very good place to visit if you like to practice photography. It's surrounded of nature and it's a very fresh place.

Thank Gaby_Andino
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Can you imagine to find a botanical garden in the middle of a volcano crater? That's what you will find in Jardin Botanico La Laguna. A german inmigrant, Walter Thilo Deininger converted his house garden into a botanical field for research that can also be...More

Thank carmengonzalezh
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Looking for fresh air in the middle of the city?. Try the Jardin Botanico. I recommend you to read the history of it before going there, you will understand and enjoy more the tour.

Thank jcmartinez777
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Incredible beauty! The giant bamboo is really something special, all the different plants and trees transport you the rainforest. Make sure you bring your camera. When you first arrive, buy some food for the turtles. Super cool experience.

1  Thank RaquelKoranda
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We always go with kids - there is a great climbing area for kids, turtles and fish to feed and tons of cool plants to look at. There is a little snack shop also. You can easily spend a few hours here and also visit...More

1  Thank Meredith S
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is probably the only green and calm place in the whole of San Salvador which is the reason it's worth a visit, even though it is a bit hard to get to. The price is very affordable and there is a pretty decent collection...More

Thank mypictureatlas
Reviewed 29 April 2016

After going downtown this was a great stop. Beautiful garden with small ponds with fish and many plant types and plenty of birds. Many great spots to sit in the shade and enjoy the peace.

Thank John A
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

This is not a great botanical garden. It's OK but not really that big or impressive. It's also a bit of a pain to get to. It made a pleasant stroll as such gardens always do, but I've been to many WAY better.

Thank SoloBurr
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