The Secret Gardens

Visit the Secret Gardens which offers trails with easy access where you will pass through different habitats with a wide variety of bromeliads, orchids and heliconias among other tropical plants. Ideal for lovers of photography.

 The construction and development of the garden took around 10 years; it was first opened to the public on 2008. This garden has about 100 species of bromeliads, 150 orchids, 30 species of heliconias, 10 species of agaves and some fruit species. During the tour the guide will talk to you about the natural history of these beautiful plants, but also about the construction of the garden and its relationship with San Gerardo community.

 

 

 

 

 

Distance of trip: approx. 1.5 km

 
Duration of trip: 1.5 hours


Physical demands: Low

 
Access: Walking or by vehicle.


Distance from the Hotel: 0.7 km

    


 








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In the Kitchen:

Use appropriate size pots and pans for your heating elements.

Whenever possible use a lid to retain heat.

Whenever possible use a pressure cooker, a slow electric cooker and electric coffee makers; these devices help to diminsh energy consumption.

Do not put hot or warm dishes into your refrigerator; in addition your refrigerator should be at least 5 cm from walls and never place a refigerator near a heat source such as an oven or stove.

Always try to purchase energy efficient appliances which are environmentally friendly.

 

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  • Scientific name: Amazilia edward

  • Family: Trochilidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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