Butterfly Conservatory, El Castillo
(4.7/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
Take a tour of Butterfly Conservatory, a picturesque garden center with butterfly habitats. Admire the vibrant butterflies spread across four domed habitats, divided according to the geographic locations they represent. A friendly guide will give plenty of information about each species, and then take you to the frog habitat, medicinal herb garden, and the small insect museum. After the tour, extend your visit with a relaxing walk on the garden trails, full of lush trees, colorful birds, and howler monkeys. See Butterfly Conservatory and all El Castillo has to offer by arranging your trip with our El Castillo vacation builder.
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  • Beautiful place, driven people who greets visitors with much credit. The work they do is wonderful, and the juestran with an exhaustive detail, vef as is crrian lascmariposas, the frogs, the insectoscpara feed them, etc, is a unique experience and recommended.
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  • We wanted a nice little morning experience and found it at the Butterfly Conservatory. Caring owners and staff have created a beautiful sanctuary to enjoy butterflies and frogs with a walk through the...  more »
  • Nice place to visit if you aren't a fan of zoos and cages. Great mission. Lovely guides. Beautiful spot. Saw a howler monkey (wild!) not 20 feet away. Great value. Go support them! 
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  • Beautiful beautiful butterflies and also nice frog habitat
  • Who doesn't like butterflies. Seriously cool stop, the road to get there is in terrible shape but with it. Staff really friendly and show you around, I miss them already.
  • Interesting exhibits, the guides are friendly and well informed.
  • Very nice. People trying to preserve the jungle having done great work. Logs of butterflies and frogs, nice people, recommended!
  • awesome but $15