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Butterfly Garden at Selvatura Park

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great tour

We loved this tour. We didn't do the zipline because of ages of our kids. We did butterflies and... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
susanL7308PL
Real paradise

We visited the butterfly garden on purpose. It was great experience to sit among hundreds of... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

We loved this tour. We didn't do the zipline because of ages of our kids. We did butterflies and canopy tour in gondolas. It was excellent and we really enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the butterfly garden on purpose. It was great experience to sit among hundreds of colourful butterflies!

Thank steelriver2014
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Learned so much and loved seeing the butterflies up close. The blue morpho is amazing with its camouflage underneath and blue above.

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great variety from large blue morphas to owl butterflies. exhibits include pupa metamorphing into butterfly as you watch.

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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Before starting our tour we we to to see the many coloured costa rican butterflies! So tame now, the land on your finger to drink We then took the skyline, with 14 ziplines! All of us over 70 and we enjoyed it thoroughly. The woman...More

Thank gitta45
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The garden is good size but not many spieces of butterfly I can see. The guide is ok and give some general information about the butterfly, we do not see many butterfly flying around, maybe some of pupa has not hatch yet

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

On a cold dark day, there was little activity in the butterfly garden. Although seeing the cocoons - especially the monarchs was educational and informative. Nice guide who was able to speak on many topics and answered our many questions. There were few others in...More

Thank Chicagoehc
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

I'm sure to some this is a beautiful place, but it is a very large conservatory with very few butterflies. If you do your research there are many other places that have butterflies that are nicer than this one. There are a plenty of plants...More

Thank jepi86
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

We took a 20 minutes afternoon drive on some terrible roads (the Costa Rican massage as its called) to go into a large greenhouse which had very nice plants, a loud Maccaw and almost no butterflies. To be fair, the first thing the guide told...More

Thank coldcoq
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

The butterfly farm houses approximately 30 species of butterflies native to Costa Rica. Inside you will see a few different butterflies from the very pretty to the more drab. Probably most interesting are the exhibit houses, inside the butterfly museum, where you can see the...More

Thank RussellJW
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