Monteverde Orchid Garden (Orqueidas de Monteverde)

Santa Elena (Monteverde), Costa Rica

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Exhibits more than 430 species of orchids. Visitors are presented with magnifying glasses so they can observe Platystele jungermannioids, the world’s smallest flower. At least 40 orchid species will be in bloom at any given time in the garden, located in Santa Elena one block toward Monteverde from Banco Nacional (open daily, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

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phone: (506)2645-5308 fax 2645-5308

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The nearest town is Santa Elena (Monteverde), 0.5 km away and Aeropuerto Arenal airport is 32.1 km.

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The exact gps map coordinates of Monteverde Orchid Garden (Orqueidas de Monteverde) are latitude 10.31708, longitude -84.82328. (exact GPS coordinates are accurate to within a few meters, gps data labeled approximate is within a few hundred meters)