Mariposario Tambopata, Puerto Maldonado

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Observe a huge cross-section of Peru's butterfly species at Mariposario Tambopata, a conservation project which started in 1996. Peru has the world's largest number of butterfly species at around 3700, and many of these can be seen in these calming lush settings. Take a camera along to capture the stunning varied butterfly colors and patterns. Buy a cooling drink from the refreshment stand to have in one of the canopied areas surrounding the center, as the greenhouse can get exceptionally warm. With our world travel planner, Puerto Maldonado attractions like Mariposario Tambopata can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The visit to Butterfly was the objective of my trip to port achieved meet my target and win an experience only of to be near a great variety of butterflies
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  • It's a perfect choice among the many places to visit in Puerto Maldonado. The airport is a butterfly that exhibits and hosts endemic species in a space specially conditioned for its conservation and in charge of one of the most recognized Peruvian specialists. A great opportunity of learning and sensitisation thanks Augusto!
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  • The butterfly garden is beautiful! The plants within are worth the price of admission. Right next to the airport so there's no excuse to miss it!  more »
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  • The best tourist attraction in Puerto Maldonado
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