Mariposas de Mindo - Butterfly Garden, Mindo

(4/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
Located in a cloud forest, Mariposas de Mindo - Butterfly Garden is an attractively designed and well-maintained butterfly garden offering a rewarding visit for those interested in the natural world, photography, and simple relaxation. Take a short introductory talk with one of the knowledgeable staff members before enjoying free time in the butterfly enclosure, where you can let colorful critters land on your hands and arms and take photos of their intricately patterned wings. The hummingbirds feeding at the entrance to the gardens add to the paradisal feel of this hillside retreat, which offers a range of refreshments and sit-down meals at the onsite restaurant. Put Mariposas de Mindo - Butterfly Garden on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Mindo travel itinerary planner.
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  • A wonderful experience both for people who like this activity as for beginners as it is my case, you can see the how these cute incectos are developed in all its processes of his short life, with beautiful colors, designs of the most various forms, sit in the hands of visitors to eat honey banana which meets this objective in containers. in the same place are various species of flowers including orchids, roses, and many exotic plants from the place all filled with butterflies, also you can see the process and evolution from the eggs, larvae, nymphs until the insect can fly and self-reliance if same. It is an opportunities to meet more nature, outside there is a viewpoint bonnito as well as paths to appreciate the benefits of our lands, tienesn a restaurant which prepared meals of the place with good quality and best price are mu tasty, cassava is one of the foods consumed as well as the sabbrosos patacones .truchas , and very tasty juices. Recommend that you visit is very special.
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  • It is the most wonderful thing that touched me to see on my visit in Quito. Everything was beautiful, very good explanation on the tour. Totally recommended!
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  • When you visit this place I was amazed by the variety of butterflies that exist here is a very interesting show and which recommend if going mindo make it a mandatory stop.
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