Colombia // Tierra Paisa //

Jardín Botánico de Medellín Joaquín Antonio Uribe

This lush botanical garden is one of Colombia’s oldest, dating from 1913 and home to over six hundred plant species as well as a butterfly enclosure. Don’t miss a visit to the stunning Orchideorama – a weaving structure of steel trunks and towering wooden petals – where plants are showcased and the garden’s annual orchid exhibition is held in August during the Feria de las Flores flower festival.