The Garden Guide

Lankester Botanical Gardens

Orchidologist Charles H Lankester began developing the garden in the 1940s. The garden was donated to the University of Costa Rica in 1973. There is a notable collection of tropical epiphytes.

Photograph © jerryoldenettel

Cartago, Costa Rica

All year. Daily except Good Friday, Christmas and New Year. Open 8:30am to 5:30pm (last admission at 4:30pm).

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