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Mariposario Butterfly Garden

| Las Delicias de Cobano de Puntarenas, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
+506 2642 1317
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Beautiful and informative

Not only do you get to see butterflies up close and personal, but a knowledgeable staff member... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Bessan
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Too short and small

Mariposario was longer to réacheminement thanks too visit I found interested thé différent steps... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
katyliv
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The Montezuma Butterfly Gardens is located 1.6 km outside of Montezuma on the Montezuma-Delicias road where the trail to the upper waterfalls is located. The Butterfly garden is open 7 days a week 8am-5pm. The entrance fee is $4.
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| Las Delicias de Cobano de Puntarenas, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Not only do you get to see butterflies up close and personal, but a knowledgeable staff member spends about 30 minutes prior to going into the butterfly sanctuary explaining various insects and their habits from Costa Rica. It can be a "hands-on" experience if you...More

Thank Bessan
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Mariposario was longer to réacheminement thanks too visit I found interested thé différent steps from thé cocoon also to see thé scorpions but after this it was 10 minutes in the butterflies garden and it was finished

Thank katyliv
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Mariposario Garden was the perfect hostel***** Here in Montezuma, it has a really good service and the people is really happy and polite.

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

It's 3,000 ~$5 USD / person to enter and get a 5 minute tour around. Our kids (ages 3 and 9) enjoyed walking around and we all enjoyed learning about the breeding process. We got to see the eggs, caterpillars, cocoons and learn about the...More

1  Thank Celia C
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

This was a great little time. I was staying at Anamaya so the admission was free. The girl that gave the tour was very knowledgeable and also had a few other little creatures to show us. She pretty much breeds and protects them! We learned...More

1  Thank Brittany K
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was a great small garden to enjoy the butterflies and tropical plants. It seems that the butterflies were more active in the mornings.

Thank Sung K
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

We popped in here briefly as we were staying in the hotel, but if you're having to make a special trip up to this place and pay to get in, I definitely wouldn't bother.

Thank Lara E
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Lots and lots of butterflies to see, and an interesting, very short tour for the money I paid, by a nice young lady who really knew her stuff. She also showed me a butterfly a day old and a few days old, very interesting. Very...More

Thank suzieqGRENADA
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

This was by far the best thing we did in Costa Rica. We were expecting it to be more scientific and touristy like a science museum, but it was a really chill, tranquil place to drink great beer and hang out with butterflies. Sarah, an...More

Thank swilkins86
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Mariposario butterfly garden is a wonderful stroll among a variety of colorful butterflies. The stroll through the garden is lead by a well informed and pleasant guide. The garden is one of the potential entry points to the waterfall- there are maps at the entrance....More

Thank Jog4fun
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