Kampong Garden Tour
Enter the gates of this hidden oasis tucked in metropolitan Miami. Stand dwarfed by an 80-year old baobab tree from Tanzania that weighs almost 50 tons! Delight in the intoxicating fragrance of flowering plants prized by the perfume industry. Immerse yourself in the intriguing story of legendary plant explorer David Fairchild. See his historic home and his study where he penned recollections of his expeditions and his observations about the plant world. Marvel at the fascinating fruits he brought here to his private garden and introduced to the U.S.
TWILIGHT TOUR AT 5PM ON THURSDAY MAY 23 -- SEE BELOW
SPECIAL OPEN HOURS ON SUNDAY JUNE 2 FROM 11:30AM-4:30PM
Miami area, State of Florida
4013 Douglas Road, Coconut Grove
GPS: +25° 43' 0.26", -80° 15' 10.53" (view map)
Guided Tours (September to June): Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:30AM
Self-Guided Tours: Monday to Friday from 9AM to 4PM by appointment only
|Duration:||Please allow a minimum of 2 hours|
|Distance:||Full route is 3/4-mile|
|Terrain & Tram:||Uneven ground (tram n/a)|
|Attire:||Comfortable walking shoes, mosquito repellent, hat for shade, bottled water|
|Cost per person:||Adults (13 yrs. and above) $20; Children 4-12 yrs. $10; Children 3 yrs. and under free, when accompanied by Adult. Seniors (ages 62 and over) or students with I.D. - call for discount.|
|Reservations:||Required in advance (limited spaces available) -- purchase admission below or by phone|
Online reservations close approximately 48 hours before day of tour. Please call the Kampong Office at (305) 442-7169 to check for remaining availability.
Take an advance look at some of the plants you'll see on your tour.
Ask about setting up a Group Tour by calling (305) 442-7169.Planning a Florida wedding or other special event? Whether on The Point on Biscayne Bay, under the legendary Wedding Tree, or in an open-air pavilion, The Kampong is the ideal spot for your mainland event.