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Ryugujo Butterfly Garden

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Lovely place and great souvenir shop

We visited the butterly garden, because it was located just right beside of our apartment. We were... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Zurich, Switzerland
via mobile
Short but Sweet

This place is not very big, but if you happen to be in the area, might be worth a stop. We arrived... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Okinawa City, Japan
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390-1 Yamakawa, Motobu-cho, Kunigami-gun 905-0205, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 980-48-3456
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We visited the butterly garden, because it was located just right beside of our apartment. We were pleasantly surprised. The park is really nice with many flowers. It is small and you see 3 or 4 different types of butterflies. I had a pink t-shirt...More

Thank Fleure70
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Amazing and beautiful place , i took a day trip with the okinawa aquarium, very recommended . @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@

Thank Blondi007
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This place is not very big, but if you happen to be in the area, might be worth a stop. We arrived on a Saturday afternoon and there were only 2 or 3 other families there so it was not very crowded. It was 500...More

Thank foxegurl266
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

just a small part of it is a butterfly garden, it is placed at the back of a restaurant and a shop that we stopped by during the trip. the view is quite good.

Thank deasy t
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were surprised by a stop at a butterfly garden on our tour to the Okinawa aquarium. It was wonderful. I think I enjoyed it even more than the aquarium (which was pretty awesome!) First we had lunch, which was Included in the tour. It...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

They will land on you. Haha. Lots of butterflies, but not a significant amount of diversity. It mainly has one white breed that is friendly. The metamorphosis displays are cool tho. P.s. We went because it was a part of our tour going to the...More

Thank byungn
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

It is a cute way to spend 30-45 minutes of your day, you just have to decide if you want to spend 500 Yen for an adult for it. It is really small...But, it was quite enjoyable and here I could take great pictures of...More

Thank KristinaP2049
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to visit. The plants are spectactular. The butterflies are so interesting to see up close!! I could have stayed there all day! Dont forget to hit up the gift shop!

Thank 574emilyk
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Walk among the butterflies. Great opportunities for some really good pictures. Small, but worthwhile.

Thank TravelinAlan
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

It's a small garden with butterflies and beautiful flowers, a place to relax. The butterflies love red color, so if you wear something red be prepared to be surrounded by them.

Thank Tore S
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