Welcome to Belize Botanic Gardens
Belize Botanic Gardens is a must-see on any trip to Belize. Within these 45 acres are several miles of trails to explore. Along the rainforest trail you’ll find mahogany, vanilla, all-spice …. and the Bullet-Tree. Inside the orchid house view a collection of native orchids and other native plants to Belize. You’ll also have the opportunity to learn about the traditional uses of medicinal plants that can be found along the medicine trail.
Featuring palms from all over the world, the palm area has its own exhibit displaying some of the many uses of these important trees, while cycad circle showcases a collection of some of the world’s oldest plants.
Climb the fire tower that overlooks the garden and surrounding area, visit a traditional Maya house made from sustainably-harvested materials gathered from the garden …. and there is so much more to see and do. So come early and plan to spend the day!
Visitors are welcome every day from 8 am – 4 pm.
We invite you to join us for a guided tour or just wander the garden on your own.
“to protect the floral biodiversity of Belize by existing as an information resource for the community, government, business and science”.