Mariposario Selva Viva, Medellin

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#9 of 12 in Wildlife in Medellin
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Head to Mariposario Selva Viva, an exotic butterfly house in an unusual location--a shopping center. Escape the bustling retail complex and head inside an oasis of calm to interact with these delicate creatures. Thousands of butterfly species exist here and in all stages of their life span.Don't fret if you don't speak Spanish, as guided tours are available in English. Bring a camera for some great photo ops of the butterflies. By using our Medellin vacation builder, you can arrange your visit to Mariposario Selva Viva and other attractions in Medellin.
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  • It is a major attraction for the city of medellin, in couple, family and friends. Be in contact with nature
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  • When I got the butterflies should be asleep, because I didn't see any. Flowers are beautiful, but I was there to see insect, not flower.
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  • When of butterflies is is must have in has the world natural and the evolution of its part biological, a show for small and large that us teaches the life same that all suffering brings a reward and in this case pass of be an animal that so is drag to have the capacity of fly and so happens with us when overcome obstacles and live experiences difficult , a world in which everyone is free and there also observes the beauty that comes after several days in which the Cocoon is embejece to step to the evolution of these colorful species and varied sizes, without a doubt a place close to everything and a good plan to perform.
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