The Vallarta Botanical Gardens are leading rescue and conservation work in Western Jalisco for the Military Macaw and soon other parrots.
The Vallarta Botanical Gardens are again hosting the annual Vallarta Bird Festival
Visit the Hacienda De Oro Restaurant and Cultural Museum
"We had the dust of Mexico in our shoes and the love of Mexico in our hearts"
The Gardens are about a 30-minute drive south of Old Town, Puerto Vallarta, and are easily accessible by public transportation. Our world-class plant collections, miles of hiking trails through native forests and a host of special activities give you countless reasons to visit us soon.
What We Do
Our Gardens are dedicated to native habitats, especially the plants endemic to tropical western Mexico. Our plant research, propagation, conservation and education programs all further this important work toward a sustainable, biodiverse future for our planet.
Our Hacienda de Oro Visitor Center offers stunning views of mountains, forest and river; natural-history and cultural collections; exquisite dining in our restaurant; and many other amenities. Our Hall of Flowers is available for weddings and other private events.