Belize Botanic Gardens

Set on 45 acres of valley near the Macal River, the Belize Botanical Gardens are a great spot for tourists wanting to learn about Belize's diverse tropical flora, native medicinal plants for a little bit of beauty and nature in a controlled environment.

The Botanic Gardens features a collection of both native and exotic plants conservation collections and more. Use the informative booklet for a self-guided tour or engage a guide for one hour informative tour concentrating on your main interest.


Located in Central Belize, Belize Botanic Gardens happily welcomes residents and travelers who are rooming in this part of Belize. Whether or not you are staying particularly close, you are free to drop by for some fun in the sun. If you're wondering, San Ignacio is to the north.

Nearby Restaurants

There are a multitude of eateries to pick from in the community immediately near the botanical gardens. duPlooy's Jungle Lodge Restaurant, which has a menu full of Belizean food, is very close-by, making it a great option for garden visitors. Chaa Creek Restaurant and Crystal Paradis Restaurant are a couple other food and drink options near Belize Botanic Gardens. At Crystal Paradis Restaurant you and your group will be able to sample Caribbean food and experience the culture of Belize.

Nearby Attractions

Other types of nearby activities include Garcia Sisters Tanah Mayan Art Museum, which is within driving distance in Central Belize. Also, you might consider checking out Clarissa Falls, which is another attraction not far away.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run out of things to do. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Attractions Near Belize Botanic Gardens
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Garcia Sisters Tanah Mayan Art Museum Other Attraction 3.6 mi. (10.0 km) ESE 6.2 mi. Southeast of San Ignacio
Clarissa Falls GeoFeature 3.7 mi. (6.9 km) W 4.3 mi. South West of San Ignacio
San Antonio Waterfall GeoFeature 3.8 mi. (9.4 km) E 5.8 mi. Southeast of San Ignacio
Green Iguana Conservation Project Other Attraction 4.0 mi. (1.1 km) N San Ignacio

More Information

Location: Chial Road, Central Belize, Belize


(501) 824-3101

(501) 834-4800




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