Explore the world of tropical plants and enjoy a day outdoors filled with magnificent vistas. (Courtesy Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden)
One of the world’s pre-eminent botanical gardens, Fairchild sits on 83 acres filled with rare tropical plants from around the world. It offers narrated tram tours, and the Glasshouse Café serves lunch. Daily 9:30 am-4:30 pm. Adults $25, $18 for seniors over 65, $12 for children 6-17, children 5 and under and Fairchild members free.