Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary, Siquijor Island

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Observe and inspect a variety of colorful butterflies and dragonflies at Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary. The ecologically minded facility raises species collected from the immediate area, Asia, and the rest of the world, with a view to release them into the wild. Here you can see each stage of this creature's fascinating life cycle, from vibrant and alien looking caterpillars, through a range of pupae, to the final majestic finished product (including the huge Attacus Atlas moth). You can buy moderately priced snacks and refreshments on site, with a small donation required for entry. Plan your visit to Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Siquijor Island attractions planner .
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  • It's little but very Nice specimen inside. We recommanded. There is also the caterpillars and larvae to see.
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  • It is a tiny place, but there are almost no people and you can take your time to make photos the butterflies. I liked it much.
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  • We went to this place during our travel around the Philippines. What an amazing place this is. It’s small scale and the amazing passionate host make it such a nice place. The owner runs the place to p...  more »

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The small island of Siquijor offers plenty of accommodation choices for tourists, mostly clustered along its beaches, with a couple of hotels nestled in more remote spots or in the town. 3-star resorts line the coastline, offering private rooms, on site restaurants, and easy beach access, while the budget-conscious traveler can choose from the backpacker-style hostels and dormitories. You can find a variety of beachside cottages for rent, or as part of a resort.
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