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Jardin de Orquideas de Sitio Litre

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Beautiful Orchid garden.

I recommend a visit to this lovely garden, in the center of Puerto de la Cruz. Privately owned, but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
eva02Stockholm
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Stockholm
via mobile
Tranquil and informative

All plant life is here. We visited in December and it was very colour ful and fragrant, it must be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DavidLeedham
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Hebden Bridge
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The mansion was built in 1730 and it seems was originally the headquarters and wine cellars of a Dutch wine exporting company. In 1774 it was purchased by a Mr.Archibald Little a British merchant whose family owned the house until 1854 (thereby the...more
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Camino Sitio Litre, 38400 Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Rather tucked away but worth finding.Wonderfull gardens full of exotic flowers and trees .A pool with giant carp in and a three legged iguana called Nelson ! On one side are the orchids of amazing colours and there is a smaller pool with a pretty...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Happycat880
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I recommend a visit to this lovely garden, in the center of Puerto de la Cruz. Privately owned, but open to the public. It is called ”Orchid garden” but there are a lot more different flowers, plants and trees. There is also a nice little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank eva02Stockholm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful garden with tremendous atmosphere ... fascinating place .. it was lovely to meet Mr Lucas the owner and hear some of the local history. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mikepblack
Reviewed 1 week ago

All plant life is here. We visited in December and it was very colour ful and fragrant, it must be glorious in spring. Word of warning: the entrance is quite well hidden so persist in your search!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DavidLeedham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here last week and it is a lovely small garden with connections with Agatha Christie in 1927 she was inspired to write one of her books. Lovely orchid plants and a great tea room. Another thing we liked was English speaking staff in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Irene May F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting hidden gem . A small garden with interesting features and lovely orchids and other plants. Lots of information about the people who have enjoyed this garden in the past. Well worth the walk up the steep hill to find it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s quite a climb from the beach to the garden but take your time and there are plenty of resting places on the way. The garden impressed even my husband who is a gardenaphobe. Cafe is great with piping hot tea/coffee and yummy cake as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TozieT
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Took a super taxi ride from the centre of Puerto (very reasonably priced) AND saving my wife and I an uphill walk, to this 'oasis' in the town. Though quite small, the attraction was filled with beautiful orchids of all varieties, colours and sizes, along...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jonibee45
Reviewed 24 October 2018

This is an historic garden which is open to the public for a small fee, house however is private. It has a wonderful display of orchids and ponds with water lilies and fish and displays regarding famous visitors over the years. There is a lovely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christine M
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

The garden is intimate and has a personal feel. It is clearly one persons pride and joy built up over a long time. The layout with tiers reveals new treats as you walk around. The orchids are divine. To finish there is a charming cafe...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David A
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Response from shirley19402017 | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry but cannot remember, but my husband and I thought it well worth the visit. Happy holiday
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