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Pilpintuwasi Butterfly Farm, Iquitos
(4.5/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
Stop by Pilpintuwasi Butterfly Farm to admire a range of Amazonian animals and see the impressive and important conservation and research work done by a non-profit organization. The dazzling array of winged beasts in the butterfly house is complemented by the amount of information given to visitors here; you'll learn about each stage of a butterfly's life through an introductory talk and displays. The center has grown beyond butterflies in recent years, with greater emphasis on providing a sanctuary for orphaned, abused, and neglecting animals from across the Amazon. Put Pilpintuwasi Butterfly Farm into our Iquitos tourist route planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • It is a place that shows enough interest and dedication by animals. Care them enough and are intended to return them to their natural environment. You can be really close to the butterflies and learn about the variety of species, as well as the growth process. There are also other animals such as monkeys, three-toed sloth, species of birds, etc.
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  • Amazing place to learn about the fauna of the region, good care and guide, and the vocation of the locals spread you the good vibe
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  • Here you will find all the metamorphosis of butterflies, i.e. since they are larvae until they become butterflies. Let alone the innumerable and cute variety of butterflies that shelter and care
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