Mamiku Gardens

East Coast Hwy.
Micoud, 99 - Map It
(758) 455-3729

AAA Editor Notes

Mamiku Gardens is off the East Coast Hwy. A haven of tropical flowers, fruits and birds, the 15-acre (6-hectare) botanical garden includes a banana plantation, forest trails, a medicinal herb garden and an archeological dig. The Mystic Garden features wild and cultivated orchids. On the grounds is the site of a battle between British and French forces in 1796. At the gate house, visitors may borrow plant guidebooks, maps and walking sticks. Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$8; $4 (ages 5-16). Guided tours $9.
Hours: Daily 9-5. Guided tours are offered at 10 and 1. Closed Jan. 1, Good Friday and Christmas.